Tuesday, March 23, 2010

a heavenly blue

Louvre ceiling, Cy Twombly 2010

ceiling at Scrovengi chapel, Giotto 1305

lapis lazuli

Cy Twombly states that the startling blue color in his Louvre ceiling was inspired by Giotto and that Early Renaissance painter's use of lapis lazuli

American Scholar : American artist Cy Twombly paints a ceiling at the Louvre

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Eva Hesse Studiowork 1968

Eva Hesse exhibition at Hauser & Wirth from Art Knowledge news

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Taklimakan desert Nasa photo 2001

Lost in the Taklimakan: Mysterious forms beckon from a forgotten burial ground
from the New York Times