Art History

Claes Ordenburg. Foto: Jurgen Frank. Via The Walker Art Center.
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Claes Oldenburg: Colossal Monuments

The Swedish born artist, Claes Oldenburg (1927- 2022), began as a painter and performance artist before he phathomed with materials and forms that took him to sculpture. As a matter of fact, his early ideas on monumental sculpture were first conceived as a series of drawings andwatercolours that he called Colossal Monuments.

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5 Art Collections in Mexico: A Very Short History

Mexico has a long history in collecting art at least since the 20th Century. Álvar and Carmen Carrillo Gil as well as Rufino Tamayo were wo of the most important art collectors who later donated their private collections to public institutions to give birth to their corresponding museums: the Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil Art Museum and the Museo Tamayo. But how have the most important art collections in Mexico been formed?

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Art Advisory, Art History
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From Da Vinci to NFTs: A Long History of Love and Sharing Between Art and Technology

Both art and technology have always challenging and changing our ways of see and understand the world. It is a common place, when talking about the relationship of these two fields, to refer art from the 20th Century of Contemporary Art as the most technological artistic movements because of the industrial and digital advances. However, art history has flourishing in hand-to-hand with the development of new technologies.

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Artist As Curator: When the Artist Takes the Control

Art has been always a field of multiple possibilities to explore, and artists are always looking for different ways to create. At least since the role of curator become popular, more artists has involved in this practice to create narratives from their own gaze regarding their vision of other artists works.

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