In the time between Henri Matisse’s (1869–1954) return from Morocco in 1913 and his departure for Nice in 1917, the artist produced some of the most demanding, experimental, and enigmatic works of his career—paintings that are abstracted and rigorously purged of descriptive detail, geometric and sharply composed, and dominated by shades of black and gray. [...]
We’ve showed you some interesting Barbie Doll Collectibles…but this tops them all. She wears jewelry that costs more than you could probably ever afford…and she’s a doll! Mattel commissioned the famous jeweler Stefano Canturi this year to create the world’s most expensive Barbie doll. This one was made to coincide with the launch of the Barbie Basics Collection [...]
Jessica Harrison’s sculptured figurines are bold and gory. Some might consider it a little twisted in nature or full-on macabre. But one thing is for sure…Harrison’s work is anything but ordinary. Consider these figurines Lladró for the horror lover. We find them exquisitely delightful because they are so shocking.
Collage artist George Teseleanu was born and still resides in Bucharest, the capital city of Romania. We had the chance to interview him about his work and his motivations for his surrealistic collage creations such as the one below… Untitled What were your inspirations and influences growing up?