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Author Jed Rasula presents a new history of Dada in “Destruction Was My Beatrice: Dada and The Unmaking of the Twentieth Century”

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in November 2015 “Perhaps you will understand me better when I tell you that Dada is a virgin microbe that penetrates with the insistence of air into all the spaces that reason has not been able to fill with words or conventions.” Tristan Tzara April 18, 1916….

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Looking East: How Japan Inspired Monet, Van Gogh, and Other Western Artists at the Asian Arts Museum

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in October 2015 Beginning on October 30, 2015, The Asian Art Museum will present a unique opportunity to see where European, American and Japanese art intersect. Looking East will feature more than 170 artworks with masterpieces by the great impressionist and post impressionist painters including Vincent Van…

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The Art of Forgery by Noah Charney

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco September 2015 edition Hold! You crafty ones, strangers to work, and pilferers of other men’s brains! Think not rashly to lay your thievish hands upon my works. Beware! Know you not that I have a grant from the most glorious Emperor Maxmilian that not one throughout the…

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J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free at the de Young through September 20, 2015

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in August 2015 The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in collaboration with the Tate Britain and the J. Paul Getty Museum present J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free, the first major survey of the artists work during the last fifteen years of his life during…

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Mural Series by International Graffiti artist BiP comes to San Francisco

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in July 2015 When an artist begins a painting, we imagine tubes of paint lined up next to brushes. These tools are set next to an easel in a proximity of comfortable access, then the proper lighting is employed to make the atmosphere completely conducive to the…

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Ki Longfellow Discusses The Illustrated Vivian Stanshall

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in June 2015 Musician, singer, writer and artist Vivian Stanshall is perhaps best known as the charismatic frontman of the Bonzo Dog Band whose albums and stage antics brought them to prominent attention in England during the late Sixties. Beloved by the Beatles and the Kinks, Stanshall…

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Rendez-vous With Art by Philippe de Monetbello and Martin Gayford

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in May 2015 I’ll never forget my visit to the Huntington Museum and Library to view their collection of William Blake watercolors. Rarely displayed, the exhibit was packed with museumgoers vying for a glimpse of Blake’s astonishing visions in paint. With so many beautiful pieces to take…

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San Francisco’s 2015 Art Market

Originally published in the Marina Times San Francisco in April 2015 Now in its fifth season, the 2015 Art Market will return to the Festival Pavilion at San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center on April 29 – May 03, 2015. This year features a wide assortment of contemporary art from noteworthy national and international galleries. Art…

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