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Dec. 2 Art Minute: Judy Hill, Lace Dress

Judy Hill's primary focus in her work is on self-portraiture, as seen in this example. Her autobiographical figures are similar in their resemblanc…

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Nov. 25 Art Minute: Aleksandra Stoyanov, Silence

The colors found in the landscape of northern Israel inspire the woven tapestry work of Aleksandra (Sasha) Stoyanov, who immigrated there in 1990.…

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Nov. 18 Art Minute: Duke Riley, Those Who Are About to Die Salute You (Morutori Te Selutant)

The highly detailed engraving re-imagines an ancient form of public entertainment, the Roman naumachia, or staged naval battle, as a modern-day sp…

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Nov. 11 Art Minute: Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová, Gray Table

The artistic collaboration between the husband-and-wife team of Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová has significantly shaped the landscape…

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Nov. 4 Art Minute: Donis Dayán Llago, White House

In his meticulously crafted paintings, Donis Dayán Llago often depicts global landmarks rendered in transparent 'skin'. His images raise compellin…

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Oct. 28 Art Minute: Frank Stella, Conway I

"Painting does not want to be confined—it needs room to move and breathe."

A notch at Conway in the White Mountains of New Hampshire was a favorit…

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Oct. 21 Art Minute: Mary Shaffer, Hanging Series #24

In Mary Shaffer’s deceptively simple hanging sculpture, the glass seems to be returning to its molten state, held in place precariously by twiste…

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Oct. 14 Art Minute: Robert Delaunay, The City of Paris

In The City of Paris, Delaunay draws back the curtain to display his vibrant and unforgettable image of Paris. At center stage are the mythical Th…

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Oct. 07 Art Minute: Pierre-Étienne-Théodore Rousseau, Under the Birches, Evening

The majestic trees and extraordinary light of this painting are hallmarks of Théodore Rousseau’s landscapes. A partially obscured parish priest …

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Sept. 30 Art Minute: John Koch, Hanging Clothes

John Koch is best known for urban interior scenes, but here we find a more rural one in which outdoors and indoors are connected through a broad op…