Joe Testa-Secca at University of Tampa

JOE TESTA-SECCA AT UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA

Installation view of Modernism Reimagined: Joe Testa-Secca in Full Color On a recent visit to the Tampa Bay region of Florida, I had...

The Roma-Bravo connection

THE ROMA-BRAVO CONNECTION

An image from Alfonso Cuaron's Netflix film Roma It's in black and white; it's in Spanish and indigenous languages, with subtitles;...

 
 
 
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...

 
 
 



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 ...

Birds, Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine...

Birds, Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For Sale, “After the Storm” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

I love exaggerating the colors of the objects I paint but in this painting I tried to calm them down. I wanted to express the feeling of rest after going through a “storm”. The... Read more ...

Murray Centre, Downe House School / Design Engine Architects

Murray Centre, Downe House School / Design Engine Architects

Courtesy of Design Engine Architects Architects: Design Engine Architects Location: Downe House Hermitage Rd Col, Hermitage Rd, Cold Ash, Thatcham RG18 9JJ, United... Read more ...

OMA / Shohei Shigematsu to Reimagine Sotheby's New York Headquarters

OMA / Shohei Shigematsu to Reimagine Sotheby's New York Headquarters

© OMA New York Renowned auction house Sotheby's has unveiled a dramatic OMA/Shohei Shigematsu-designed expansion and re-imagination of their New York City headquarters... Read more ...

Flower Still Life, Small Oil Painting, Daily Painting, 6x8

Flower Still Life, Small Oil Painting, Daily Painting, 6x8

Today I painted a flower. Read more ...

Centennial house / IGASO architects & planners

Centennial house / IGASO architects & planners

© Jeong Min Seok Architects: IGASO architects & planners Location: 76-5, World Cup buk-ro 6-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea Category: Residential Lead Architects: Joong In... Read more ...

Light Vault / Chamberlain Architects

Light Vault / Chamberlain Architects

© Derek Swalwell Architects: Chamberlain Architects Location: Brighton, Australia Category: Houses Lead Architects: Ella Leoncio, Glen Chamberlain, Kathryn McCullough Area... Read more ...

RoamCouch in Honolulu, Hawaii

RoamCouch in Honolulu, Hawaii

Japanese street artist Ryo Ogawa, better know as RoamCouch, recently flew to Hawaii to participate in POW! WOW! HAWAII 2019. After one month of preparing a hand-cut stencil, he... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Fold has the First True Folding Screen and 6 Cameras

Samsung Galaxy Fold has the First True Folding Screen and 6 Cameras

Samsung today kicked off a new mobile category with its pioneering Galaxy Fold. The device features a 7.3-inch folding screen and 6 cameras. It's a smartphone and tablet... Read more ...

Land of Dreams, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Land of Dreams, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Land of Dreams8x10 oil on board This is the third in my series of playing with color. I had fun coming up with this color combination and working with the texture created by... Read more ...

Abstract Music Art Painting, Oil Painting, “Bach Invention” by Texas Artist...

Abstract Music Art Painting, Oil Painting, “Bach Invention” by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

FRESH OFF THE EASEL.. 18"x24" x1.5" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available Read more ...