Fred Tomaselli’s exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, a mid-career survey featuring the artist’s two-dimensional works from the late 1980s to the present, will be on view from October 8, 2010, through January 2, 2011. Tomaselli’s artwork draws upon a wide range of sources from both popular culture and art history, and from his own hobbies of [...]
REMBRANDT’S JAN SIX PORTRAIT AT RIJKSMUSEUM Rembrandt’s world-famous portrait of Jan Six will be brought to the Rijksmuseum specially for the Rembrandt & Jan Six. An Amsterdam Friendship exhibition. The portrait has been part of the private collection of the Six family from Amsterdam since the 17th century and it is rarely available for public [...]
Artist Steve Barlett was born in West Virginia, grew up in Louisville, KY, and graduated from Kenyon College with a B.A. in Art. His narrative paintings are a combination of imaginary and personal experiences. Prior to painting, Steve sculpted small interior to large-scale outdoor stainless steel works. His art is in the public collections of Neiman Marcus, [...]
In the sci-fi thriller The Island, nothing is what it seems. Warning slight spoilers ahead. Lincoln Six Echo (Ewan McGregor) and Jordan Two Delta (Scarlett Johansson) inhabit a world where everyone wears a white jumpsuit (everyday) and every aspect of their lives are monitored 24 hours a day. Things are not what they seem. This [...]
After 9/11, a phenomenon was picked up via heat imagery by satellite in a remote location in Afghanistan. CIA agent Benjamin Keynes (Jonas Ball) pairs up with a Recon Special Ops team to find positive confirmation of this supernatural existence. ‘The Objective’ thinks it has one…but I couldn’t find it. Initially, I was surprised an [...]
Never have a broken umbrella again. The Senz Weatherproof Umbrella withstands up to 40 mph winds due to it’s aerodynamic shape. Quite the conversation piece when you’re standing at the bus stop.
James McCarthy was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1956. The work of Bosch, the Surrealists, nature and the gardens, landscape and ruins of the British Isles are a great influence with music inspires him most of all.