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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Art News of the Week 14 – 21 December 2020

“Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Fly In League With The Night”, a revealing retrospective that shakes the Tate Britain out of its comfort zone is on display at Tate Britain until May 9, 2021. Art News of the Week 14 - 21 December 2020.

Culture

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Art News of the Week 14 – 21 December 2020

“Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Fly In League With The Night”, a revealing retrospective that shakes the Tate Britain out of its comfort zone is on display at Tate Britain until May 9, 2021. Art News of the Week 14 - 21 December 2020.

Contemporary Abstract Artists to Discover

What do we mean when we talk about contemporary abstract artists? Contemporary art is the art that is made today, or while the artist...

Norman Rockwell’s ‘Freedom From Want’, and Art News of the Week 23 – 30 November 2020

Within the contemporary art of the 20th century, there are many iconic paintings, and this is the case of Norman Rockwell’s ‘Freedom From Want’ and Art news of the week 23 – 30 November 2020.

Photography

Trending Argentine Contemporary Art

We could consider the beginning of Argentine contemporary art during the decade of 1960s. The artistic movements were witnessing at that time a series...

The Manipulation of Media in the Art of Rashid Rana

Rashid Rana is a contemporary Pakistani artist who works incorporating painting, installation, photography, and collage. He is widely considered to be the leading Pakistani...

Secundino Hernández and Art News of the Week 16 – 22 November 2020

The Meadows Museum, SMU acquired two recent paintings by contemporary Spanish artist Secundino Hernández and art news 16 - 22 November 2020.

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The Mixed Media Installations of Xu Bing

Xu Bing is a Chinese artist and professor recognized for his skills in printmaking and his installation art. His work is connected with how the creative use of words and language has affected our understanding of the world.

Photography as a Mean for Coping with Isolation, and Art News of the Week 9 – 15 November 2020

Jorge Vargas, an Argentine photographer, spent time in isolation creating imaginative portraits of his two daughters. Art News of the Week 9 - 15 November 2020

The Neo-Miniature Painting of Shahzia Sikander

Shahzia Sikander is a Pakistani-American visual artist born in 1969 in Lahore, Pakistan. Sikander works with different media such as painting, printmaking, drawing, video, animation, installation, and performance.

Kerry James Marshall is En Vogue

Kerry James Marshall takes his rightful place in the spotlight of American contemporary artists; his work is about challenging institutions that black artists can access. He is continually asking “what will it take to featured in museums and art history books”?

The Magazine of African Art “Revue Noire”, and Art News of the Week 2 – 8 November 2020

The magazine “Revue Noire” had shown the artistic creation of the African continent within the international scene. Now the book “Revue Noire—Histoire Histoires—History Stories” tells how this famous magazine was created in 1991. Art news of the week 2-8 November 2020.

Canada Speaks to Peter Doig

Peter Doig was born in 1959 in Scotland, lived in Trinidad and Canada, moving back to Britain in 1979. It is easy to see the influences of these countries played in Doig’s work. Doig is an expert in mood and texture; his work draws the viewer into the scene with his ability to create depth and feeling. The results are often solitary, cold and bleak without being dull or flat.

Design

Trending Contemporary African Artists to Keep an Eye on

The large continent is full of artists, not just El Anatsui, who has been the only artist that Westerners can cite as an African artist for the last 40 years. For years, contemporary African art has been attracting the attention of investors and collectors worldwide and even more in recent years.