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Paint a Canvas of Africa

I really wish I knew how to draw/paint; I’ve always dreamed of one day being able to pick up a paint brush and getting lost in colour, textures and emotion. 698 more words

Africa

Last chance to see: Bronze Pumpkins by Yayoi Kusama

For adults, Halloween now feels like a distant memory, but if your kids, like mine, are still mourning the loss of their carefully crafted pumpkins to the composter, then this one is for you! 217 more words

Art

Mermaids and Pumpkins: Wangechi Mutu and Yayoi Kusama at Victoria Miro (London)

A black figure emerges from a calm sea… it does not look like any other fish, or creature, its black membrane is being beaten by the early wind: sometimes it is still sometimes it stirs… it is a “something”: a dark matter, a metamorphic creature indecisive between being near the water or advancing towards the land. 1,397 more words

Exhibitions

Eric Fischl Art Fair Paintings at Victoria Miro

Visiting one of the big art fairs, such as Frieze or art Basel, it is quickly self-evident that many of those visiting are not always particularly interested in the art. 385 more words

Gallery Exhibitions

Sarah Thornton: Is the art market bad for art? and other questions

What: Sarah Thornton at the Ottawa Writer’s Festival

When & where: 8:30 p.m., Oct. 29, Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.

Ticket info: writersfestival.org

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Local Arts