Whitney Museum Biennial 2017 in New York featuring Georgia O’Keeffe; Larry Bell; Jacob Lawerence; Larry Rivers and Thomas Hart Benton among many others. Also be sure to stop by Untitled for lunch afterwards! Featured image: Georgia O’Keeffe – Music, Pink and Blue No.2, 1918 oil on canvas
Irving Penn: Centennial – Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The master photographer’s retrospective highlights his pared-down aesthetic of studio photography with meticulous attention to nuance and detail. The use of minimal backgrounds (for over 60 years he used mostly an old painted theater curtain), difussed lighting and modern compositions were both innovative and influential… Continue reading Irving Penn: Centennial
Mark Rothko – No.3/No.13, 1949 oil on canvas. Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Start off the week on the right note with a dance: Henri Matisse – Dance (I), 1909 oil on canvas. Museum of Modern Art, New York.
The best thing about city living is in the variety of things and experiences you encounter daily. There is Design and Style everywhere!
Henri Matisse – Goldfish and Sculpture, 1912 oil on canvas. Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Matthias Bengtsson – Slice Armchair, 1999 laminated plywood, laser-cut and assembled. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Explores the relationship between high tech manufacturing methods and handmade.