Archive: Sep 2020

Jacob Lawrence at the Met and MoMA

In 1996, the activist artist found inspiration at two of his favorite museums. The discussion that followed, with a Times critic, revealed a man of his generation, whose art is as timely as ever. Panel 10 of “Struggle: From the History of the American People” (1954-56). Read More

‘The perfect pop star’..

Why Marc Bolan was ‘the perfect pop star‘, by Elton John, U2 and more ‘I drive a Rolls-Royce / ’Cos it’s good for my voice’ … Marc Bolan in 1973. Photograph: Roger Bamber/Rex/Shutterstock The T Rex singer captivated generations with his strutting music and… Read More

Selling Its Only Jackson – Artnet

I feel like there will be lots more of these news stories to come. ‘A New York Museum Is Selling Its Only Jackson Pollock Painting at Christie’s to Fund Acquisitions of Work by Women and Artists of Color’… Read More