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Feature: Sunday Painter | Georg Baselitz

Georg Baselitz German Neo-Expressionist painting, Georg Baselitz (zʇᴉlǝsɐq ƃɹoǝפ) is this week’s #SundayPainter. _ In the 1960s, Georg Baselitz emerged as a pioneer of German Neo-Expressionist painting. His work evokes disquieting subjects rendered feverishly as a means of confronting the realities of the modern age and explores what it is to be German and a …

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Feature: Sunday Painter | Amy Sillman

Powerful, chaotic absraction from this week’s #SundayPainter, American artist Amy Sillman. _ Amy Sillman’s work foregrounds the materiality of painting and its formal, psychological, and conceptual dimensions. She constructs her work in a physical way—through gesture, color, and drawing-based procedures—and imbues it with questions of feminism, performativity, and humor. Sillman earned her BFA from the …

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Feature: Sunday Painter | Georgia O’Keeffe

Following on from the news a few days ago that a Georgia O’Keeffe artwork broke the auction record for a work by a female artist, this week’s Sunday Painter features the work of the acclaimed painter. Flowers, landscapes, shells, skulls, natural forms, leaves…skyscrapers… O’keeffe’s focus was broad across her long career. _ Georgia O’Keeffe was …

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Anselm Kiefer

Royal Academy, London Anselm Kiefer has an unmissable show on now at the Royal Academy. 27 September — 14 December 2014 _ www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibition/anselm-kiefer : Over the last decade, our single artist shows have captured the imagination of the public. Always large in scale, ambitious in scope and astonishing in execution, we’ve seen artists including Anish Kapoor …

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