The painting was better.
Zoom in on Chuck's Close's artistic process
Don't fall in! In the last 10 years or so, lots of subway stations have been revamped, many with mosaics intended to reflect some associations with what's above the station on the street. Some of these motifs involve food and entertainment -- there are fish in the Delancey Street station, ... More >>
Art Recommendations by R.C. Baker
MOMA does its reputationand utopian wealth of materiala grave disservice. Again.
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