Art I LIKE

art, mostly. some opinions. a few other things.

After Shooting, a Twitter Hashtag Questions Portrayal of Blacks

blackcontemporaryart:

MICKALENE THOMASLeft Behind, 2010(via lehmannmaupin)

blackcontemporaryart:

MICKALENE THOMAS
Left Behind, 2010
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robertrauschenberg:

This early Rauschenberg transfer drawing is now on view, along with other gems from the Whitney Museum’s collection, in the exhibition Shaping a Collection: Five Decades of Gifts, on view through October 19.Image: Robert Rauschenberg, Untitled, 1958. Solvent transfer on paper with graphite, gouache, watercolor, and paper, 24 1/8 × 36 1/8 inches (61.6 × 91.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Friedman. © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, NYC

robertrauschenberg:

This early Rauschenberg transfer drawing is now on view, along with other gems from the Whitney Museum’s collection, in the exhibition Shaping a Collection: Five Decades of Gifts, on view through October 19.

Image: Robert Rauschenberg, Untitled, 1958. Solvent transfer on paper with graphite, gouache, watercolor, and paper, 24 1/8 × 36 1/8 inches (61.6 × 91.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Friedman. © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, NYC

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Artist-in-Residence Abigail DeVille: The Studio Museum in Harlem

nicowheadon:

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That Which Sings and Contemplates in You

"Of time you would make a stream upon whose bank you would sit and watch it’s flowing. Yet the timeless in you is aware of life’s timelessness, and knows that yesterday is but today’s memory and tomorrow is today’s dream. And that that which sings and…

diokpara:

the context they won’t give you.

coat your parts with SPF?????? 

okay. 

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vivaillajams:

"Love You" Black Love Illustration Series for my book (which is due tomorrow -_______-)

Jamilla Okubo

May 2014

Such a distinct style. I

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thepowerofmoonlight:

Learnt an interesting thing today on this arabic course,
The original Arabic number system looked like this, the one we now use.
It was designed so each character had the corresponding number of angles to the number, so the number 1 has 1 angle, 2 has 2 angles, 3 has 3, 0 has none etc…
It is so obvious now, I’ve always assumed its one of those things that just is, with no logical explanation, but here it is, perfectly simple and satisfying

woahhhh

thepowerofmoonlight:

Learnt an interesting thing today on this arabic course,

The original Arabic number system looked like this, the one we now use.

It was designed so each character had the corresponding number of angles to the number, so the number 1 has 1 angle, 2 has 2 angles, 3 has 3, 0 has none etc…

It is so obvious now, I’ve always assumed its one of those things that just is, with no logical explanation, but here it is, perfectly simple and satisfying

woahhhh

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harinef:

let’s all become rich cultural icons together

Ok

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Luis Tomasello

<3 real love
designbinge:

fy-perspectives blog icon <3

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designbinge:

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