Katie DeGroot at Galerie Gris, Hudson

KATIE DEGROOT AT GALERIE GRIS, HUDSON

Blue Diva - watercolor on Arches paper 4'x3' Sometimes, when I am explaining my aversion to spending too much time on the internet,...

Less is More: 2017 Regional at AIHA

LESS IS MORE: 2017 REGIONAL AT AIHA

Richard Barlow Roadside Picnic II - chalk on blackboard paint on wall The 2017 edition of the annual Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson...

 
 
 
Out of Site: Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood

OUT OF SITE: CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE AT CHESTERWOOD

Amelia Toelke Home Sweet Home, wood, auto paint, steel support There's simply no excuse for me to have put off visiting Chesterwood...

Passage at Albany Center Gallery

PASSAGE AT ALBANY CENTER GALLERY

Nori Pepe Waiting - Moscow, Russia 2012 linocut In case you weren't aware of it, Albany Center Gallery relocated in January of this...

 
 
 
Dia:Beacon

DIA:BEACON

Robert Irwin - Excursus: Homage to the Square3, installation view If you've never been to Dia:Beacon , and you like modern art, then...

A double shot of Frankenthaler at The Clark

A DOUBLE SHOT OF FRANKENTHALER AT THE CLARK

Madame Butterfly 2000 - woodcut on three sheets of handmade paper Labor Day doesn't have to mean the end of summer, especially when...

 
 
 
The Healing Power of Music

THE HEALING POWER OF MUSIC

When the going gets tough, I usually find solace in art. Whether it's opening a well-written novel, visiting an exhibition of work...

Dazzled by Millennia

DAZZLED BY MILLENNIA

View of the interior of the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Ravenna, Italy When it seems that contemporary art is over-hyped, too gimmicky,...

 
 
 
Just in case you were wondering

JUST IN CASE YOU WERE WONDERING

Pink Wall, Deruta It's been about nine years since Get Visual debuted, first as a feature of The Daily Gazette online edition, then...

Shows seen, and to be seen

SHOWS SEEN, AND TO BE SEEN

Luis Molinari Flores Unititled II 1971 screenprint I'm putting this one first, because it will be the first to end: When We Were Young,...

 
 
 
The Patroons are back!

THE PATROONS ARE BACK!

A view of the Washington Avenue Armory during Saturday's game photo by my old buddy Hans Pennink, stolen from the Times Union Good-sport...

In Brief: Barbara Takenaga at WCMA

IN BRIEF: BARBARA TAKENAGA AT WCMA

Installation view of 18 small paintings at WCMA by Barbara Takenaga photo by Arthur Evans We took a drive over the mountain pass to...

 
 
 
The best films of 2017

THE BEST FILMS OF 2017

Elizabeth Olson and Jeremy Renner star in Wind River Here it is again - Oscar time. As I often do, I'm taking the opportunity to comment...

Alphonse Mucha at The Hyde Collecetion

ALPHONSE MUCHA AT THE HYDE COLLECETION

Job, 1896, color lithograph on paper mounted on linen All images courtesy of the Dhawan Collection If you were ever in a dorm room...

 
 
 
2018 Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region at UAlbany Art Museum

2018 EXHIBITION BY ARTISTS OF THE MOHAWK HUDSON REGION AT UALBANY ART MUSEUM

Matt Frieburghaus - Water Collection, still image from four-minute video The current edition of the annual Exhibition by Artists of...

Photography Regional - HIJACKED!

PHOTOGRAPHY REGIONAL - HIJACKED!

Sarah Sweeney - Five Down at Jokulsarlon 2015 The 40th Annual Photography Regional, which recently opened at Sage College of Albany's...

 
 
 
Puzzled: Ryan Parr at Yates Gallery

PUZZLED: RYAN PARR AT YATES GALLERY

Sunflower Remix Reprise 2016 - oil on canvas 51 x 51 inches One of the hidden gems on the local art scene is the Yates Gallery at Siena...

In Memoriam: Elena Pino

IN MEMORIAM: ELENA PINO

At Cala Piccola on the Mediterranean Sea, 1994 Elena Pino, a native and resident of Rome, Italy, died in Padua on May 23 after battling...

 
 
 
Upon the Ground, Below the Water at Albany International Airport Gallery

UPON THE GROUND, BELOW THE WATER AT ALBANY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT GALLERY

It can be easy to forget that the Albany InternationalAirport Gallery is one of the premier contemporary art venues of the Capital...

Keepers of the Flame at the Norman Rockwell Museum

KEEPERS OF THE FLAME AT THE NORMAN ROCKWELL MUSEUM

Norman Rockwell Shuffleton's Barbershop, 1950 oil on canvas Note: This painting, currently part of Keepers of the Flame, was recently...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Continuing House / Naf Architect & Design

Continuing House / Naf Architect & Design

© Toshiyuki Yano Architects: Naf Architect & Design Location: Yokosuka, Japan Architects In Charge: Akio Nakasa , Teppei Amano Area: 104.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs... Read more ...

An onion painting still life contemporary realism a painting a day

An onion painting still life contemporary realism a painting a day

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Fine Art Print, Gemstone Abstract Art "Gemstone 4R" by Colorado Mixed Media...

Fine Art Print, Gemstone Abstract Art "Gemstone 4R" by Colorado Mixed Media Abstract Artist Carol Nelson

This 12"x12"x1.25" Fine Art Print is available for $99.00 HERE Read more ...

White peonies in crystal vase candy dish lace shades of white 24x24 in

White peonies in crystal vase candy dish lace shades of white 24x24 in

Shades of White24x24 inches / oil on canvas "An Enriched Life: It has been said that collecting original works of art is a luxury, but considering that it provides nourishment... Read more ...

Robin's Nest with Feathers and Broken Egg 5x5 in. oil painting

Robin's Nest with Feathers and Broken Egg 5x5 in. oil painting

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Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Fantasy Sunset” by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Fantasy Sunset” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

I recently photographed a sunset on the bay that had all of these colors. It was the most amazing sunset and you may have one too every time you look at this acrylic and resin... Read more ...

Island House / Michael Pinche

Island House / Michael Pinche

© Derek Skalko Architects: Michael Pinche Location: United States Lead Architects: Mike Piche Area: 3100.0 ft2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Derek Skalko © Derek Skalko Text... Read more ...

Onion painting original

Onion painting original

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Yesterday's Headlines: 1941

Yesterday's Headlines: 1941

June 1941. "Mr. Cary Williams, editor of the Greensboro Herald Journal , a newspaper in Greensboro, Georgia." Spitting hot lead at an ancient Linotype machine. Note the... Read more ...

Joan Miró - part 20

Joan Miró - part 20

Joan Miró (1893 Barcelona, Spain - 1983 Palma de Mallorca, Spain).Early in his career, Miró primarily painted still-lifes, landscapes, and genre scenes. Influences ranging from... Read more ...