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Click image for 1334 x 1225 size. Scanned from the book...

12 hours agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Click image for 1334 x 1225 size. Scanned from the book “Simbolismo”, Michael Gibson, Taschen. Oil on canvas, 21 X 28 cm. Kazimir Severinovich Malevich (February 23, 1878 – May 15, 1935) was a Russian painter and art theoretician. He was a pioneer of geometric abstract art and the originator of the avant-garde Suprematist movement. Kasimir Malevich, Oaktree and Dryads, 1908.

cair–paravel: John Austen, illustration for Tales of...

12 hours agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

cair–paravel: John Austen, illustration for Tales of Passed Times by Charles Perrault, 1922. John Archibald Austen (1886–1948), was an English book illustrator. His early works, including a fine Hamlet, were Beardsleyesque in style, but after 1925 he was influenced by the Art Deco movement.

Eye Candy for Today: Carlo Ferrario ink drawing

Ancient Structure Beside a Stream, Carlo Ferrario Pen and black on on paper, roughly 6 x 9 inches (16 x 23 cm); in the collection of the Morgan Library and Museum, which offers both a zoomable and downloadable version on their site. I love how free and gestural Ferrario’s lines and hatching are here, so […]

Jazz Guitarist Larry Coryell, 73

13 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"Coryell was still performing more than 50 years after his first recordings. He played at New York jazz club Iridium on Friday and Saturday night, and had plans for a summer tour with his fusion group The Eleventh House."

Simon & Schuster Cancel Yiannopoulos' Book

13 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"Simon & Schuster received a hefty backlash to their decision to publish Dangerous in the first place, given Yiannopoulos’ history of xenophobia, misogyny, and hate speech. Some critics threatened to boycott the publishing house in response, and Roxane Gay withdrew her upcoming book from the publisher in protest."

GIF of the Day: Dancing Eagles

13 hours agoArts : Art Fag City

I'm not sure where this GIF of buff eagles in speedos dancing came from, but I sure am glad it exists. Try as I might with reverse Google Image Search, I can't seem to find this image's source. It does seem to be pretty widely posted across the internet, though, and it's easy to see why.

Seguidilla: Poetic Form

14 hours agoWriting / Poetry : Poetic Asides

I’m a big fan of French forms, but there’s something special about the Spanish forms I find from time to time. That includes this week’s form: seguidilla. Seguidilla Poems Seguidilla is one of those poetic forms that started off as a song before eventually settling on an established poetic form. Show More Summary

Win: 1896

Circa 1896. "Mercer, baseball." George Barclay "Win" Mercer (1874-1903). Glass negative from the C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C. View full size. MERCER'S TRAGIC END Ball Player Takes Own Life in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. Show More Summary

Furniture for Fantasies

14 hours agoArts : Yanko Design

Furniture for Fantasies Have you ever come across a chair that was designed to promote daydreaming? Inspired by the shape of the infinity symbol, the Daydream chair by Joynout...

This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Happy Not-My-President’s Day

15 hours agoArts : Art Fag City

Kick the week off with the closing reception of an anti-Trump poetry show at EIDIA House, part of their "Plato's Cave" exhibition series. Tuesday, artist Hakan Topal and curator Joanna Lehan talk about representations of refugees atShow More Summary

It's Time For The Internet To Become A Public Utility

15 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"As it stands, there is not only no incentive for the cable companies to not only expand far beyond the metropolitan areas where there are residences?—?it doesn’t make fiscal sense to go much further, which is why 43 percent of rural California residents have no broadband access?—?but there’s no real incentive for them to even […]

Newport - Morecambe Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017)

We have a new preview on http://www.007soccerpicks.com/soccer-predictions/newport-morecambe-prediction-preview-betting-tips-21-02-2017/ Newport - Morecambe Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017) Prediction for Newport - Morecambe Morecambe...Show More Summary

March Clay Club: Kazegama kiln firing and opening at The Village Potters in Asheville

15 hours agoArts / Ceramics : Clay Club

March Clay Club will be at The Village Potters in Asheville from 6-8 pm on Wednesday, March 8th. Thanks to The Village Potters for hosting us!I’m posting this a little early since, as announced before, there will be a special Kazegama kiln opening during Clay Club and clubbers are invited to participate in the firing. Show More Summary

QPR - Wigan Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017)

We have a new preview on http://www.007soccerpicks.com/championship-picks/qpr-wigan-prediction-preview-betting-tips-21-02-2017/ QPR - Wigan Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017) Prediction for QPR - Wigan Wigan Athletic win against Queens Park Rangers. Show More Summary

This photographer doesn’t just find locations, he builds his sets from scratch

Many times, planning and preparing for a shot requires a fair amount of time. But photographer Nicky Hamilton raises preparation to another level. He approached his latest project The Lonely Man like a painter with a blank canvas. He didn’t just find the location, set the lighting and took the shots. Show More Summary

Sheffield Wed - Brentford Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017)

We have a new preview on http://www.007soccerpicks.com/championship-picks/sheffield-wed-brentford-prediction-preview-betting-tips-21-02-2017/ Sheffield Wed - Brentford Prediction & Preview and Betting Tips (21.02.2017) Prediction for...Show More Summary

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