Kehinde Wiley 
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Kehinde Wiley 

Celebrating the Black History Month I present you contemporary African American portrait artist Kehinde Wiley.  Born from a Nigerian father and African American mother, Wiley was raised in Los Angeles. He now resides in New York. Wiley is specialised in natural and realistic portrait of African – American. What is intriguing about his works is … Continue reading

Pointilism
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Pointilism

It has been a while since I last wrote about art. Today I want to introduce you to Pointillism. Pointillism is a painting technique where painters put dots (points in French) of colours  on a medium (canvas or panel). It is a stream of Neo-Impressionism.  Pioneers of Pointillism are french painters Georges Seurat & Paul Signac, … Continue reading

Sonsbeek ’16: transACTION
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Sonsbeek ’16: transACTION

Last week after work I visited SONSBEEK ’16: transACTION with two friends of mine. SONSBEEK ’16: transACTION is a public art exhibition mainly located in the similarly called park Sonsbeek, Arnhem. The park shows 45 installations from 22 artists of several countries. Besides this there are workshops and giant murals spread downtown Arnhem. This 11th … Continue reading

Seeing Monet in Turin
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Seeing Monet in Turin

When I was in Turin last month, I visited La Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Torino or shortened as GAM Torino. There was a special exhibition of Monet. All Claude Monet’s works from Musée d’Orsay, Paris were displayed there. Preparing that visit I browsed the website before. Photography is forbidden there, that was … Continue reading