The last year in art was eventful for us on a number of levels .. last Art Basel / Miami Art Week had much to offer. Again, it was about discovering talent among the sea of artists and creatives at the fairs . We saw a variety of works from the international community as well as exceptional installations at ART BASEL, DESIGN MIAMI, PULSE and SCOPE to name a few . This includes a small portion of some of our discoveries during Miami Art Week 2016 More …
West Palm Beach artist Caron Bowman talks about public art, street art and Street Art Revolution’s Kaleidoscope Project, featuring work by Eduardo Mendieta and Dalhia Perryman.
(Left: Neon Planes by Caron Bowman / Street Art Revolution at Art West Palm Beach)
… This brings me to the relevance of art and the responsibility of an artist. Historically the art has served as a vision of ideals, beliefs and cultural identity. Artists have been revered for their perception and the integral voice expressed within a mastered discipline that engages society while inspiring communication in a language that is universally understood …
do y0u baSel?™ is an outsider/insider view of the world of ART. It was conceived in Miami, Florida in 2012 as a concept to market Art Basel Miami as a destination to the African American arts community. It was very successful. Since that time Miami has managed to be considered the #3 most influential art city in the world. But it comes at a time of change … [read more]
MODERN URBAN EXPRESSIONISM
ART BORN OUT OF TRAUMA
in here for more art by Mequitta Ahuja, Albert Chong. Ben Enwonwu, Kerry James Marshall, Daniel Minter, Ransome Stanley
FRANCIS BACON — WAR, TRAUMA and ART
FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992), the British artist, painted provocative and disturbing images that carry a raw sense of anxiety and alienation- the viewers walk away with a underlying feeling of tension.
Despite this tension or maybe because of the tension – Bacon is recognized as one of the most influential artist of his times.
War and trauma, it has an affect on the artist, the audience and the ART.