Postmodernism

Going from a creature of habit to an ever-evolving artist has revitalized my career

Many years ago I had an experience at the Museum of Modern Art that shook me to my core. At a Willem de Kooning retrospective, there was a timeline of his career that detailed his stylistic changes. He works among other things as a house painter, muralist, abstract expressionist, sculptor, then in figurative landscapes before […]

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Opening of the exhibition “Sons: Seeing the Modern African American Male” at the Flint Institute of Arts

Posted on January 23, 2022 By Tom Travis Aiming to go beyond a photographic study, photographer Jerry Taliaferro hopes his exhibit will help the community explore “perceptions and biases” toward black men. Presented at the opening, this photograph welcomes customers to the exhibition. (Photo by Tom Travis) “Recent events underscore the urgent need for conversations […]

Popular culture

Olivia Rodrigo, okay? Because your music worries me

I admit, before hearing that Olivia Rodrigo was invited to the White House to encourage young people to get vaccinated against COVID-19, I had never heard of her. My daughter, who is in third grade and therefore knows much more about popular culture than her apparent fossil mother, quickly rectified this situation. She grabbed my […]

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Inside the Los Angeles home of Giampiero Tagliaferri, former creative director of Oliver Peoples

Interior designer Giampiero Tagliaferri’s Los Angeles home is an object lesson in the wonders of 20th-century Italian furniture and the affinities between Italian Modernism and the Mid-Century Modern movement incubated in Southern California . Shock block with treasures both familiar and obscure, the decor includes works by luminaries of the order of Gae Aulenti, Vico […]

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Ben Affleck explains why he didn’t want to take part in the Batman – CVBJ

Throughout its history, Batman has had many actors who bring it to life on the big and small screen; one of them is Ben Affleck who spent a few years performing it for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But things didn’t go as planned and there came a point where he decided not to continue in […]

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People: Harrowells; Scarborough International Group; Sunny Bank Mills; and more

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register now A well-known Yorkshire notary, Mark Jones, has joined the Private Client Services department at Harrowells law firm in North and East Yorkshire. Jones has over 30 years of experience working as private clients in Yorkshire and spent 25 years […]

Postmodernism

Kevin Janison leaves News 3

Kevin Janison’s final predictions on KSNV Channel 3 were his. The famous and veteran meteorologist told his audience after Thursday’s 5 p.m. TV show that he was leaving the station. Janison may well quit broadcast journalism altogether. “It was an absolutely great and amazing trip,” Janison said on air, with her weather map in the […]

Postmodernism

The virgin birth a necessary basis for Christmas

“The virgin birth is a necessary foundation for Christmas and for the life of the believer,” says renowned pastor and seminary president Jack Hayford.Tragically, disbelieving basic truths has become a normative part of modernity.Oxford agnostic professor Sir William Ramsey, one of the greatest archaeologists of all time, has decided to scientifically refute the Fourth Gospel. […]

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Twiggy Forrest steps in to help artist stolen by gallery owner Tristian Koenig

“The Forrest family bought two works of art in good faith through the gallery owner in question,” said a spokesperson for the family. “Immediately after learning that the artist may not have been paid for one of the paintings, the Forrest family contacted the artist to resolve the issue. “The Minderoo Foundation recognizes the challenges […]