Village Sparky Owns 271 Picassos?

Picasso “study of a hand” oil http://next.liberation.fr/arts/11011160-picasso-un-tresor-redecouvert# Click above to see some of the art on Liberation newspaper’s website use BACK arrow button to return to blog The South of France – Electrician Pierre Le Guennec, 71…

Candide and Margherita Pizza

For Thanksgiving I give you two jewels until next week. ARTS Candide by Voltaire French Literature’s No 1 greatest Hit,”Candide”, recently celebrated its 250th anniversary. The New York Public Library had an exhibition, now ended, but the web site is still up and very…

Hopping Around West 26th Gallery Openings & Late Night Chance of Meatballs

ART- Art Openings There were many art openings in the Chelsea Arts District of NYC this past Thursday, but 26th Street shined for me and was a good use of my two hours, the 6-8 pm openings. Lee Krasner, student of Hans Hoffman and wife of Mega-AbEx-Artist…

OMG MoMA, GR8 AbExNY! NISM?

Detail of a Jackson Pollock drip painting. ART Abstract Expressionist New York currently showing at MoMA. October 3, 2010–April 25, 2011 When I say MoMA owns this genre of Art History, I mean literally that, THEY OWN ALL OF THE ARTWORK in this show, which is the largest amount…

Jersey City, NJ’s MILLION $ VIEWS, A Perk for the Fourth Estate* on the Left Bank* of the Hudson

The View Out My Studio Window (updated picture November 2014) ART: “ART is beauty experienced!”-Jack A. Atkinson An Essay By Jack A. Atkinson The View Out My Studio Window (Photo taken November 13, 2010) It’s 7ish on Saturday morning, November 13, 2010. I have…

Thoughts on Thoughts and the High End Art Market!

HELLO! This is the first issue of ARTSnFOOD blog, which I think of more as a twice weekly newspaper column or a mini magazine. Enjoy and tell your friends about it. Now, let’s have some fun! ART Last night there was a very impressive contemporary art auction…