Tag Archives: sculpture

A Trip To Leeds

Honest! I didn’t know there was another landscape exhibition at the Leeds Art Gallery! I went to see the 1913 Exhibition at the Henry Moore Institute before it ends on February 17th, not to see more landscapes! Honest! The 1913 … Continue reading

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Antony Gormley Interview

Today’s Sunday Telegraph Seven magazine had an interview with Antony Gormley. He currently has a new exhibition/installation called Model at the White Cube gallery in Bermondsey. I can’t find an electrical version of the interview but I did find a … Continue reading

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43 Columns in Bilbao

I’ve just watched a fascinating programme on Sky Arts 1 about 43 Columns in Bilbao. Alhóndiga Bilbao was originally a wine warehouse but was renovated by French designer Philippe Starck and reopened in 2010 as a “Culture and Leisure Centre”, consisting … Continue reading

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A Gold Medal For Bronze

Wouldn’t life be boring if we all liked the same thing? Before going down to see the Bronze exhibition at the Royal Academy last week, the Management and I watched the Culture Show episode which included a look at the … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Liverpool Biennial

The Liverpool Biennial is just over half way through its “run”. It’s on until 25th November. As it “presents work by 242 artists in 27 locations”, no one could cover everything in one blog post. In fact I couldn’t cover … Continue reading

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Manchester Contemporary

Went to see the Manchester Contemporary at Spinningfields in Manchester this afternoon. It’s running alongside the Buy Art Fair, which the organisers claim to be the biggest art fair in the North of England. It’s only on for this weekend. … Continue reading

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Is the Value of a Work of Art only its Monetary Value?

OK, I know the answer is a definite “no” but I asked myself this question this morning while reading the Daily Torygraph. There were three items about visual art (plus a photograph of a large painted poster in Cleethorpes based … Continue reading

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