Crazy for Pop Art? Denver’s Wesselmann show is the ticket

I love Pop Art, especially its incarnations in the 1960s and ’70s in the work of Roy Lichtenstein, Claes Oldenburg and Wayne Thiebaud. And I’ve been anxiously awaiting details from the Phoenix Art Museum regarding the “Andy Warhol: Portraits” show, slated to open in March 2015. So you can understand why — during a recent … Continue reading Crazy for Pop Art? Denver’s Wesselmann show is the ticket

Icons that instantly ID an artist: Take the quiz

An article has been circulating around the galleries about Eurydyka Kata and Rafal Szczawinski of Re:design Studio, who have created posters that utilize just three icons to represent a famous artist. Think cow skeletons, American flags and Campbell’s soup cans. The artists’ poster series is called “Iconic Painters to Guess.” It’s a slow summer day … Continue reading Icons that instantly ID an artist: Take the quiz