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I love linocuts by Cyril Power and Sybil Andrews

January 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Technorati Tags: Cyril Power,Sybil Andrews,linocuts,lino cuts   Linoleum – once every home had at least one floor covered with it – is hardly the medium  associated with striking images like the ones illustrated here. You’ll have to take my word for it, though: without See a slideshow of Power and Andrews linocuts the muddy mixture […]

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Tags: Art

Buying for love

July 27th, 2007 · No Comments

The poor lass stood on the doorstep like a waif and stray trying to sell us pictures from a folder under her arm. She said her name was Miya and in perfect English – but with perhaps a Polish or Croat accent – she explained that she was from a group of young artists who […]

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Tags: Art · Paintings · Welsh

But is it art?

March 1st, 2006 · No Comments

A new name on the scene — to me a least — is Tino Sehgal who by his own admission — actually a press release from the Institute of Contemporary Arts — “fulfils the conventions of a visual artwork without physically producing anything”. Sehgal’s latest gimmick, sorry exhibition, relies on an individual paying £25 at […]

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Tags: Art · Exhibition