Happy Birthday Jackson Pollock

Not many people know this but Jackson and I share the same birthday. To commemorate this, here is a little piece about him.   "When I am in my painting, I'm not aware of what I'm doing. It is only after a sort of "get acquainted" period that I see what I have been about. …

Continue reading Happy Birthday Jackson Pollock


ART REVIEW; Just Enough Color in a World of White

The watercolors of Paul Cezanne rank high among the wonders of Western European art. For this reason, the chance of seeing 46 of them at the Acquavella Galleries is not to be missed. The most remarkable thing about Cezanne's watercolors is not so much what he did as what he didn't need to do. He …

Continue reading ART REVIEW; Just Enough Color in a World of White

Banksy wall could fetch £200,000

A businessman is hoping to make over £200,000 by selling a wall which was painted on by graffiti artist Banksy. The Banksy artwork was painted in daylight behind a screen  The graffiti, on the side of a media production firm's base on west London's Portobello Road, shows a painter finishing off the word "Banksy". Company …

Continue reading Banksy wall could fetch £200,000