Egon Schiele: Leopold Museum


Egon Schiele Leopold Museum Collection self portrait

Masterpieces by Egon Schiele, Vienna 1900.

EGON SCHIELE: SELF-ABANDONMENT AND SELF-ASSERTION

ON THE NEW PRESENTATION OF THE EGON SCHIELE COLLECTION

The Leopold Museum is home to the largest and most eminent Schiele collection in the world. It comprises 42 paintings and 187 works on paper by Egon Schiele (1890–1918).

The new presentation of the collection illustrates Schiele’s artistic progression through a chronological hanging of the Leopold Museum’s works.


via Egon Schiele | Exhibitions | Leopold Museum


 

ART we LIKE: Greg Dunn


exploring the fusion of art and science through designs in gold leaf


Therefore, it was a fine day when two of my passions came together upon the realization that the elegant forms of neurons (the cells that comprise your brain) can be painted expressively in the Asian sumi-e style. Neurons may be tiny in scale, but they posess the same beauty seen in traditional forms of the medium (trees, flowers, and animals).


 

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Native Art Market: This Weekend (NYC & DC)


The two-day event, which features paintings, sculptures, pottery and much more, will take place Saturday, December 6, and Sunday, December 7, from 10 am to 5:30 pm in the Potomac Atrium at the museum’s Washington location. The market at the New York location, [is at] the George Gustav Heye Center, will be open 10 am to 5 pm in the Diker Pavilion. Admission is free.

via Native Art Market in Washington and New York City Features Dynamic Range of Artistry | Native News Online. Continue reading

Dreamtime VI: Braids


Dreamtime VI: A series documenting hair and braid patterns based on actual hairstyles:

A series of acrylic on paper paintings, represented as archival pigment prints documenting hair and braid patterns based on actual hairstyles worn by students whom this artist knew while a full-time art educator during the years 2001-2009 in Paterson, NJ. by So Yoon Lym