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Calendar, Night&Day Tough Love Revisited

Tough Love Revisited

For better or worse — and we’d say worse — the art world is often driven by things safe and familiar. Think about it: The paintings that sell for $10,000 at high-end galleries are usually landscapes, fruit bowls, or works…
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Calendar, Night&Day Whiskery Goodness

Whiskery Goodness

Albanians have almost as many words for mustache as Eskimos have for snow (fshes means drooping with bristly hairs, holl means thin, dirs ur means the newly sprouted fur of an adolescent). In English, we are relegated to style: the…
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Calendar, Night&Day

To Be Surreal

Surrealism is associated by most people with a group of eccentric, self-promoting male artists from the 1930s on: Dali, Andre Breton, et al. But the driving motifs of the movement -- the dreamscape, fragmentation, irony -- have fueled many other…
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