Lost drawings paint a picture of life on Mount Margaret Mission for Aboriginal children

Lost drawings paint a picture of life on Mount Margaret Mission for Aboriginal children

Laurel Cooper was five years old when she was taken from her parents and sent to the Mount Margaret Mission. At the age of 88, she still remembers the pain she felt when she was separated from her mother and the community that took her in. “At first it was very sad for me to … Read more

Billionaire art collectors circle like megabucks masterpieces heading for auction

Billionaire art collectors circle like megabucks masterpieces heading for auction

It is said that the pillars of the art market boil down to the three D’s: death, divorce or guilt. It is in these dramatic cases of transition, financial peril, or both that old collectors are most motivated to unload their goods, and when they do, the results can be spectacular. In May, Sotheby’s took … Read more

Paved with gold: Leicester’s immigration story – in pictures – The Guardian

Paved with gold: Leicester’s immigration story – in pictures – The Guardian

Paved in Gold: Leicester’s Immigration Story – In Picturesthe guard The Big Picture: Kavi Pujara’s Ode to Leicester’s Golden Milethe guard See full coverage on Google News

Pavement announces international museum exhibition (NYC this weekend)

Pavement announces international museum exhibition (NYC this weekend)

Sidewalk have announced Pavings 1933-2022: a paving museuman art exhibition that will be on view in NYC this weekend at 475 Greenwich St. from September 29 – October 2which coincided with their four Kings Theater shows in Brooklyn, and will then travel to London and Tokyo before becoming a permanent home in the band’s hometown, … Read more

Painting helped ‘James Bond’ star Pierce Brosnan deal with grief. Now an LA gallery will showcase the actor’s deeply personal art

Painting helped ‘James Bond’ star Pierce Brosnan deal with grief.  Now an LA gallery will showcase the actor’s deeply personal art

Actor and one-time James Bond star Pierce Brosnan has revealed via Instagram an intensely personal painting he created in 1987 regarding the cancer of his late wife and his wife, Australian actor Cassandra Harris, whom he has been married to since 1980. used to be. until 1991. The actor has said that he started painting … Read more

‘It’s just the air we breathe’: Madison author’s new book takes advantage of Wisconsin alcoholism

‘It’s just the air we breathe’: Madison author’s new book takes advantage of Wisconsin alcoholism

The Madison author of a new book said she would have sought help to quit drinking sooner if there had been more representation of alcoholism in books and television, especially in Wisconsin — a state with a ubiquitous drinking culture. Maggie Ginsberg’s debut novel, “Still True,” is about family secrets and alcoholism in a fictional … Read more

the clutter of the art world

the clutter of the art world

Is Marina Abramović the Goop of the Art World? For the uninitiated, Goop is Gwyneth Paltrow’s high-end wellness brand, purveying essential self-care products like scented vaginal candles and jade “yoni” eggs. By comparison, the “Abramović Method” is the Belgrade-born conceptual artist’s branding process for emotional and spiritual transformation, based on 50 years of research and … Read more