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Archive for September, 2008

Pablo Picasso Sculptures

Monday, September 29th, 2008

Pablo Picasso Sculpture

We all know Picasso’s paintings but not many people are familiar with the sculptures Picasso created. Above is “Head of a Woman” created in 1933. Till November 3rd you can visit the exhibiton on Picasso’s sculpture in the MOMA, or just view it online.

Carolein Smit – Huntingcup Deer

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

Carolein Smit Sculpture

Carolein Smit is a 48-year-old Dutch artist who makes very in-your-face sculptures. Be sure┬áto check out “Man of Sorrows” on her webpage as well !

More Jeff Koons at Versailles

Friday, September 26th, 2008

If you ever need a thankful photography subject…

Jeff Koons in Versailles

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

Jeff Koons _ Versailles, originally uploaded by Omnysce.

Even kitsch evolves. I actually love the contrast that art directors try to create between old and contemporary art.

The English paper The Guardian wrote about the current exhibition of Jeff Koons in the Palais de Versailles:

“An exhibition of sculptor Jeff Koons’s work at Versailles is causing a rumpus among French traditionalists.”

Finally ! Art only evolves when the traditionalists are outraged.

Flower Corso Loenhout

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

Congratulations to “Buurtschap Noordhoek” for winning the biggest Belgian flower corso last weekend. Congratulations also to my terrific girlfriend who designed the winning item “Sandstorm” which depicts 3 horses running from an approaching sandstorm. The last horse is caught in the storm which creates a wonderful color play. You will see more of her work soon…