Tag Archives: picasso

The Guggenheim Museum, NYC

Last week the Management and I had a week in New York ostensibly to celebrate my 66th birthday though we actually flew back home the day before. I love New York! OK, we didn’t actually go further than Manhattan so … Continue reading

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28 Drawings Later – Half-Time Reflection

Note: My links do not have a green thing next to them. Those are the WordPress adverts. I’m currently taking part in the activities of a Facebook group called 28 Drawings Later who are encouraging people to draw every day … Continue reading

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No Photography At The Whitworth

The old chestnut of photography in art galleries reared its head again today as I went to check out the latest exhibitions at the Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester. I was there killing time as I had arrived to hand … Continue reading

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Where I’m Going Wrong!

I’ve figured it out!! Recently I came across this self portrait by L S Lowry whose major exhibition at the Tate opens next week. Then I saw a photograph of Picasso. But when I saw Denis Whiteside (who I mentioned in my … Continue reading

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Daytripper – Part 3

(Out intrepid hero has already visited three exhibitions but still has time for Picasso at the Courtauld. He knows that Rosie Scibblah has described the exhibition as ‘amazing’. Will he be disappointed? Read on!) The Courtauld is a favourite of … Continue reading

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Daytripper – Part 1

Yesterday morning, I went down to London for the day. Yesterday evening, I crawled into bed absolutely knackered, but having seen the London Original Print Fair at the Royal Academy (the main reason for the trip), the Cutting Edge of … Continue reading

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Happy First Birthday To Me!

Or a least to this blog! On 21st April 2012, I posted the Hello page of Notes to the Milkman. The first ‘proper’ post came a couple of days later. In Hello (my blog post, not the celeb mag!) one … Continue reading

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