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  • John Cage: A multimedia appreciation on his 100th birthday

    John Cage: A multimedia appreciation on his 100th birthday
    What Jean-Luc Godard is to film and Marcel Duchamp was to the visual arts, John Cage was to music -- a radical experimentalist who constantly sought to reinvent the art form. Boldly conceptual -- and to many, frustratingly impenetrable -- his pieces stand...
  • Laugh Riot: Cartoonist, Puppeteer and Word Painter Wayne White Thumbs His Nose at the Art World

    Laugh Riot: Cartoonist, Puppeteer and Word Painter Wayne White Thumbs His Nose at the Art World
    Beauty Is Embarrassing Opens Sept. 28 at Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org Wayne White says “fuck” a lot. He paints the word “fuck” a lot, too. White, the subject of the excellent and...
  • Review: Kay Larson's inspirational 'Where the Heart Beats'

    Review: Kay Larson's inspirational 'Where the Heart Beats'
    -------------------- Where the Heart Beats John Cage, Zen Buddhism, and the Inner Life of Artists Kay Larson Penguin: 477 pp., $29.95 -------------------- In the late 1940s and early 1950s, composer John Cage underwent related crises in his...
  • Art Institute review: When Picasso met Chicago

    Art Institute review: When Picasso met Chicago
    In 1913, the Art Institute did something astonishing. It opened its hallowed halls to an exhibition so radical that it would forever alter the course of art-making in the United States. The event was the International Exhibition of Modern Art, better...
  • Modernism Rules at Yale University Art Gallery Exhibition

    Modernism Rules at Yale University Art Gallery Exhibition
    The Societe Anonyme: Modernism for America Through July 14, Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St., New Haven, (203) 432-0600, artgallery.yale.edu   Katherine Dreier (1877-1952), who lived in West Redding and Milford, and among whose close...
  • Cartoonist, Puppeteer and Word Painter Wayne White Thumbs His Nose at the Art World

    Cartoonist, Puppeteer and Word Painter Wayne White Thumbs His Nose at the Art World
    Beauty Is Embarrassing Monday, Jan. 21, 10 p.m., on PBS's Independent Lens, check local listings   Wayne White says "fuck" a lot. He paints the word "fuck" a lot, too. White, the subject of the excellent and entertaining documentary Beauty is...
  • Museums offer holiday gift options

    Museums offer holiday gift options
    We all know that the holidays are commercialized. For those looking for an alternative to the mass pandemonium of the malls, gift shops at Chicago museums offer presents with local interest as well as artistic and educational panache. And in many cases,...
  • Dorothea Tanning dies at 101; artist and poet married Max Ernst

    Dorothea Tanning dies at 101; artist and poet married Max Ernst
    Over more than a century, Dorothea Tanning collided and consorted with artistic titans of the 20th century who included Pablo Picasso, John Cage and Joseph Cornell. She designed sets for George Balanchine ballets, played romantic matchmaker for poet Andre...
  • Robert Shapazian dies at 67; founding director of Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills

    Robert Shapazian dies at 67; founding director of Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills
    Robert Shapazian, a scholarly art dealer who started importing art at age 13 and went on to become the founding director of the Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills, has died. He was 67. Shapazian died of lung cancer Saturday at his Los Angeles home, said...
  • Apparently stolen photos part of London digital art exhibit

     
    A pair of artists has turned 10,000 private photos they say they stole from 100 hard drives into a an exhibit on display London's Carroll/Fletcher gallery....
  • Music review: San Francisco Symphony's John Cage 'Song Books'

     
    Mark Swed reviews the San Francisco Symphony's miraculous American Mavericks celebration, which included a sublime performance of John Cage's "Song Books" with Joan La Barbara, Meredith Monk and, believe it or not, Jessye Norman....
  • The Klimts and the Supreme Court

     
    Patt Morrison Asks: E. Randol Schoenberg on the Klimts and the Supreme Court....