What is a Tuck Shop? It is Aussie for a Canteen.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Yan Pei-Ming

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Yan Pei-Ming, Portrait Officiel Rouge, Oil on Canvas, 2003
Yesterday I went to the David Zwirner Gallery in Chelsea and checked out an exhibition by a Chinese artist named Yan Pei-Ming. I was really inspired! He paints these huge monochromatic scenes that are quite electrifying.  I loved his loose brushwork and the use of color and the fact he only used one colour -either all red or all black. Very cool!

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Wordless Wednesday

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Krishna Reddy, The Great Clown, 1975-1982, Simultaneous color intaglio