The History of Pop Art (1950s-1970s)

Pop Art was born in Britain in the mid 1950s. It was the brain-child of several young subversive artists - as most modern art tends to be. The first application of the term Pop Art occurred during discussions among artists who called themselves the Independent Group (IG), which was part of the Institute of Contemporary Art in London, begun around 1952-53.

Pop Art appreciates popular culture, or...

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Art Galleries in London - The London Tourism Guide

 

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Tate Modern Situated on the South Bank of the Thames, joined to the North bank by a special pedestrian bridge (that proved too wobbly and was closed within hours of its ceremonial opening and only re-opened two years later) this former power station has been superbly...

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Damien Hirst, Death Explained - Artist | White Cube

Cerith Wyn Evans

Damien Hirst's wide-ranging practice - installation, sculpture, painting and drawing - has sought to challenge the boundaries between art, science and popular culture. His energy and inventiveness and his consistently visceral, visually arresting work, has made him a leading artist of his generation.

Hirst explores the uncertainty at the core of human experience; love, life,...

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Mathias Bengtsson

Mathias Bengtsson has always described himself as a designer, but his works are closer to fine art than to traditional industrial design. Working with diverse industrial materials and processes, Bengtsson pushes forward the sculptural, technical, and philosophical possibilities of three-dimensional design. Accordingly, the majority of his works are unique or created as editions, requiring both...

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Art of the Print American Artist Index

Art of The Print: American Artist Index: This page contains a listing original works of art created by American artists or art with an American theme. The artworks date from the seventeenth century to the 20th and early 21st century. Our Gallery, Art of the Print / www.artoftheprint.com offers a wide selection of international fine art. We sell original paintings, watercolors, drawings,...

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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum - Article

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is dedicated to fostering the work of innovative artists whose interpretations of the world around us serve as a platform to encourage creative thinking.

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is dedicated to fostering the work of innovative artists whose interpretations of the world around us serve as a platform to encourage creative...

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THE BRICK LANE GALLERY LONDON | CONTEMPORARY | STREET ART ...

SHONA MASTERS

 

Shona Masters (from UK) creates work, which is about mark making in paint and texture, with a robust freneticism in the use of colour and movement. The aim is to incite the viewer to make new associations with colour, form and the fluidity of expression while being taken into and around the image. She has photographed images, manipulated the colours and created a painting. Then...

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Date: 2017-03-07 14:11:02
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MFA in Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London

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This MFA, described as one of the most influential MFA programmes in the world, subjects art-making to critical scrutiny. Artists on the programme strengthen the motivation, self-reflection and ambition of their practice and its leading ideas.

While on the programme you will continually engage with what it means to practise as an artist today and the...

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MFA in Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London

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This MFA, described as one of the most influential MFA programmes in the world, subjects art-making to critical scrutiny. Artists on the programme strengthen the motivation, self-reflection and ambition of their practice and its leading ideas.

While on the programme you will continually engage with what it means to practise as an artist today and the...

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Elad Lassry - Artist | White Cube

Elad Lassry creates or rediscovers images from a vast array of sources, redeploying them in a variety of media, including photography, film, drawing and sculpture. Despite the diversity of his approach, Lassry has developed one of the most distinctive visual idioms in contemporary art and a rigorously focussed practice that investigates the nature of our perception and the meaning of the...

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GingerWhite started in 2006, offering a specialist art rental service to offices and businesses in London and the South East. We are now the leading art rental company in the UK. Our motto remains the same, offering original contemporary art to rent at sensible prices

We showcase fresh work from contemporary artists, offering a huge variety of styles and themes to choose from, sure to suit every space and create the right image. Our uplifting collection of modern art...

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British Contemporary Artist | Victoria Horkan

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Andy Warhol | Artist Bio and Art for Sale | Artspace

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Peter Brant Unveils His Massive Trove of Warhols

Celebrities turn out for collector Peter Brant's Andy Warhol survey at his stately Greenwich, Conn., museum. Read more

Phillips Starts Auctions With a Pop-Powered Sale

The evening sale set a rousing tone for the fall auction season, fetching stellar prices for work by a few new art stars as well as old favorites. Read more

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Shopping in Bloor-Yorkville | Tourism Toronto

Shopping in Bloor-Yorkville: High-End Fashion and Boutiques

It won't take you long to realize why Bloor-Yorkville is known as Toronto's Fifth Avenue. From designer boutiques carrying the latest fashions, to high-end galleries and antique shops, Bloor-Yorkville is a must-shop for those with sophisticated tastes and deep pockets.

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JEALOUS | Contemporary Gallery, Prints and Studio

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Jealous Rooftop Mural Project

This project invites artists onto the roof of the Jealous building to paint a mural against the Shoreditch skyline.

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Jealous Prize

Now in its eighth year, the Jealous Prize is awarded to one MA Fine Art graduate from each of the eight major London...

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Romer Young Gallery

Romer Young Gallery is proud to present "Squid Ink," an exhibition of new work by New York-based artists Rosy Keyser and Brie Ruais. There will be an opening reception for the artists Thursday, January 12th, 4-8pm.

Rosy Keyser (b. 1974 in Baltimore, MD) received her MFA from The School of the Art Institute, Chicago.  Keyser has had solo exhibitions with Peter Blum (2008 - 2013), Maccarone (2014,...

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The PARKETT books and editions on contemporary art

"The MoMA collection contains numerous examples of editions by the most significant artists of the modern period.... the editions made for PARKETT carry on this rich tradition."

Deborah Wye, Chief Curator emer., Prints and illustrated Books, Museum of Modern Art , New York

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"Commissioned by PARKETT, the most important artists of our time have created editions that represent the essence of their art...

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Foundation Diploma in Art & Design - Camberwell College of ...

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

The Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon Foundation Diploma in Art and Design gives students the chance to experience different art and design disciplines, while helping them build a portfolio for their application to an undergraduate course within University of the Arts London or beyond. The course covers art, communication and...

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Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest :: New Museum

"Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest" will mark the first New York survey of the work of Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist.

Cover Image:

Pipilotti Rist, Open My Glade (Flatten), 2000 (still). Single-channel video installa­tion, silent, color; 9 min. © Pipilotti Rist. Courtesy the artist, Hauser & Wirth, and Luhring Augustine

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Quilt art - Wikipedia

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Because of feminism and the new craft movements of the 1960s and 1970s, quilting techniques, traditionally used by women, became prominent in the making of fine arts. Dr. Mimi Chiquet, of the Virginia-based quilting collective The Fabric of Friendship, furthered the art's prominence in the mid-20th century through her...

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October Gallery: Contemporary art from around the planet

Brion Gysin, Untitled, Ink on paper, 108 x 102 cm.

Transvangarde 2017

2 February - 1 Apr 2017

October Gallery presents Transvangarde 2017, an exhibition of outstanding works by an international array of contemporary artists including, Tian Wei, Alexis Peskine, Govinda Sah 'Azad' and selected works by Brion Gysin and Kenji Yoshida amongst others. These artists, who have all migrated from one...

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Celia Henderson Photography | Contemporary Flower ...

CONTEMPORARY WALL ART

Celia Henderson LRPS

Celia uses her photographs of flower images to create contemporary wall art on print, canvas, metal and acrylic. Celia also submits to stock libraries and is a successful seller of not just flower and abstract images, but general and current event photography.�

Three new exhibitions for 2016 will be in May and June at Cranleigh Arts Centre where I...

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Sutton Gallery » Artist Profile » Peter Robinson

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With a practice spanning over two decades, New Zealand artist Peter Robinson has continually varied his use of materials, techniques and the content he addresses throughout his career. Historically known for his critical exploration of issues of identity and ethnicity, Robinson's early works are intensely political and examine his Maori ancestry and biculturalism. More...

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Pangolin London

Please note Pangolin London is now closed for exhibition change over. The gallery will reopen on Wednesday 22nd March with Sculpture in the Sixties.

Pangolin London is one of the city's few galleries dedicated to exhibiting sculpture.

Representing a solid stable of both established and emerging artists and artist estates, Pangolin London curates a dynamic...

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French Paintings & Famous French Artists

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Famous French paintings are much loved right across the world and this website brings you a great collection of the most impressive French artists, famous painters and their most impressive oil paintings. There are also images of French paintings for you to enjoy below as well as detailed information on the major French artists to have come from the past five centuries. We...

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Ruth Faerber – Printmaker, Paperworker, Art Critic ...

Ruth Faerber - Printmaker, Paperworker, Art Critic, Digital Artist

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Ruth Faerber was born in Sydney, in 1922. Ruth's interest in the arts was sparked in her youth, during her time at Ravenswood Methodist Ladies College. Encouraged by her teacher Gladys Gibbons to think and work creatively, she left school early to start classes with Peter Dodd's art school, to train as a...

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Art of the Print Main Artist Index A - Original Graphic ...

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Amazing Aboriginal Art - View Stunning Indigenous Paintings

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Aboriginal Art has been described as the last great Art movement to be discovered! Whilst being one of the oldest forms of art in the world, it is by commercial standards, very young.

Artlandish Indigenous Art Gallery has been in business for 15 years & specialise in providing customers with the Highest Quality Authentic Aboriginal Artworks at the best possible prices.

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Summer School 2017 - The Courtauld Institute of Art

Each course is entirely free-standing, but we have balanced the programme in such a way that you may pursue a particular period or subject over two or more weeks.

 

In 2017 the dates are:

Week 1: 10 - 14 July;

Week 2: 17 - 21 July;

Week 3: 24 - 28 July;

Week 4: 31 July - 4 August

 

PROGRAMME AND COURSES

The programme offers 32 courses, each of which runs for a week from Monday to Friday.  Classes are held in The Courtauld Institute of Art seminar and teaching rooms, in the lecture theatre and...

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Interactive art - Wikipedia

Interactive art is a genre of art in which the viewers participate in some way by providing an input in order to determine the outcome. Unlike traditional art forms wherein the interaction of the spectator is merely a mental event, interactivity allows for various types of navigation, assembly, and/or contribution to an artwork, which goes far beyond purely psychological activity. [3]...

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Michael Ashcroft MAFA | Contemporary Six : The Gallery

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'Marble Arch Inn, Manchester' - 10" x 10" - £850

'Dartmouth Crossing' - SOLD

'Oxford Place, Manchester' - 24" x 24" - £2,450

'White Lion, Manchester" - SOLD

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'Check Out The Menu, Blue Pig' - SOLD

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East London Printmakers

East London Printmakers and will be giving a talk and exhibition of work that she has made during her stay in the studio and how her work relates to Jonathan Locke Harts Poems.

Lisa Chang Lee

Lisa Chang Lee (also known as Chang Li) obtained her BA from China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in Beijing and MA degree from the Royal College of Art, both majoring printmaking. Her work, often...

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London's Artiest Bars | Londonist

You want a drink, but you also want to take in some of London's culture. The two are not mutually exclusive (although the effects of alcohol may negate any new grey cells you generate by bettering yourself through art). Here's our pick of London's best places to enjoy a drink and soak up the visual arts.

Freud Café-Bar And Gallery

If you're missing the speakeasy scene of Soho's heyday, why don't...

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Falmouth School of Art | Falmouth - No 1 Arts University

The Falmouth School of Art is committed to studio culture, which encourages both the discipline and supportive peer networks that help sustain successful careers in today's highly competitive creative industries. Primarily located at the Falmouth Campus in a subtropical garden, our studios and workshop facilities provide an exceptional environment for thinking and making, fostering...

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Fine Art and Antiques Specialists | Lyon & Turnbull

Operating since 1826, Lyon & Turnbull are one of the longest established fine art and antiques auction houses in the United Kingdom. In the 21st century, we combine dedicated personal advice and attention with innovative, thoughtful marketing and a deep understanding of the world of art and antiques to offer an unparalleled auctioneer service.

We hold approximately 30 auctions per annum,...

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