Out of Studio

Long-Exposure Photos Capture Lit-Up Fireflies

Long-Exposure Photos Capture Lit-Up Fireflies Dancing During Japan’s Summer Nights By Emma Taggart on June 13, 2021 In Japan, the beginning of spring is famously marked by the arrival of pink cherry blossoms. And in summer, there’s an equally beautiful phenomenon. June and July is firefly… Read More

’Damn! This is a Caravaggio!’

’Damn! This is a Caravaggio!’: the inside story of an old master found in Spain. by Lorenzo Tondo in Palermo and Sam Jones in Madrid Art dealer Giancarlo Ciaroni attempted to buy painting listed at €1,500 for €500,000 “ but discovered bewildered owners already had two… Read More

Avant-garde and Modernist Magazines

Avant-garde and Modernist Magazines. What is the relevance of avant-garde magazines printed on aging paper to a society which views the world in real time and through networked digital lenses? There are two common answers. Regardless of their age, the art they carry can be looked at anew since it… Read More

Damu The Fudgemunk

Damu The Fudgemunk: Earl Davis Hip Hop producer and DJ from Washington, D.C. and co-founder/owner of Redefinition Records Member of Y Society along with MC Insight. I love to listen to his creations, and I’m not alone.. In praise of: ’The High… Read More

Volume Judgement Elise Archias on the art of Joan Mitchell

JOAN MITCHELL’S PAINTINGS from the late 1950s have space in them. They are big surfaces covered with marks, like most Abstract Expressionist paintings made in New York in the same decade, and so they look much flatter than a carefully measured perspectival scene from the 1940s by,… Read More

Ready for Foot Traffic

MARCH 2021 ISSUE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MAGAZINE. – Alex Bozikovic The center of Toronto, a city of almost three million, is becoming increasingly crowded. So how can the city answer the need for public space? By remaking streets. A scheme by the landscape architects PUBLIC WORK… Read More

Dubai Window Cleaners

Photographer Albert Dros was photographing the infamous and elusive fog in Dubai recently when had the opportunity photograph window cleaners dangling from the ultra-tall skyscrapers. The job and Dros’ resulting photos are not for the faint of heart. Read More

Courtauld Gallery

London’s Courtauld Gallery Fills Out Modern Art Holdings with Key Gift. Significant pieces by Paul Cezanne, Wassily Kandinsky, and more are heading to London’s Courtauld Gallery as part of a transformative gift of modern drawings. Sam Francis, Black & Blue, 1958. Courtesy Courtauld Gallery,… Read More

Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything

The MAC launches the virtual exhibition Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything. The Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. MONTRÉAL, Feb. 15, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ – The Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal (MAC) reopened its doors, but still offers a digital programming! After the monumental success of… Read More