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Lord of the Butterflies

Spring has sprung unseasonably early in Los Angeles and the butterflies have begun to emerge. I don’t care much for butterflies, or any other bug, but like many art enthusiasts the do bring a particular set of works to mind. 403 more words


Bear Witness

If you go down to Sotheby’s today you’re sure of a big surprise… For not quite ‘every bear that ever there was’ but close to that have descended on the London auction house. 175 more words

26th Dec. 14

Hirst and Emin.

I find Emin’s work violent, self-absorbed and overly intrusive. It doesn’t fall into what I categorise as art, however it is an excellent example of what I do not enjoy in contemporary art… 142 more words


Project 1: Exercise Five

Still life paintings with fish:

Pieter Van Noort- Still life with Fish (1648-1672)

I chose this image as I love the suspended fish hanging from it’s throat. 419 more words