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Nature and Nostalgia Merge in Assemblages Made from Vintage Boxes by David Cass

 Art #assemblage #climate #painting #vintage #water #waves June 1, 2022 Kate Mothes All images © David Cass, shared with permission In the multi-media works of artist David Cass, memories and tokens of bygone eras are assembled into compositions that evoke both nostalgia for the past and serve as a reminder of fluctuations in nature …

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The Precious Nature of Water Ripples Through Maya Lin’s Sprawling Installations

 Art #glass #installation #site-specific #water #wood May 26, 2022 Gabrielle Lawrence “Marble Chesapeake & Delaware Bay” (2022), glass marbles and adhesive. Image courtesy of the artist and Pace Gallery. All photos by Echard Wheeler, shared with permission Water is both versatile and undisguised. Its magnitude is only made possible by its minute, microscopic makeup, …

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Marked with Pattern and Texture, Hula’s Murals Appear to Emerge from the Sea

 Art #murals #public art #sea #water December 28, 2021 Grace Ebert All images © Sean Yoro, shared with permission To paint his murals, Sean Yoro, aka Hula, yields to the shifting tides of the ocean. The Los Angeles-based artist (previously) paddles out to underpasses and concrete barriers only accessible by water where he balances …

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A Hazy Stream Drifts Across a Spring Landscape in an Enchanting Series of Long-Exposure Photos

 Photography #forests #landscapes #long exposure #water November 18, 2021 Grace Ebert All images © Jennifer Esseiva, shared with permission Back in spring, Swiss photographer Jennifer Esseiva visited the remote forests of Vallorbe, Switzerland, as the trees and rugged, wooded terrain emerged from their winter stupor. There she captured the lush mosses and foliage that …

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Reality and Imagined Meditative States Converge in Tomás Sánchez’s Tranquil Landscapes

 Art #acrylic #graphite #landscapes #nature #painting #trees #water November 16, 2021 Grace Ebert “Light: Outside, Inside” (2021), acrylic on linen, 100 x 80 centimeters. All images © Tomás Sánchez, shared with permission Through serene, idyllic landscapes, Tomás Sánchez visualizes his long-harbored fascination with meditation. The practice, the Cuban painter says, is “where I find …

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A Sleek Pool Reflects an Illuminated ‘Moon’ and the Rugged Landscape of China’s Mount Tai

 Design #architecture #light #moon #water October 29, 2021 Grace Ebert All images courtesy of Syn Architects A lucent half-circle, “Hometown Moon” is nestled within the rugged topography of China’s Mount Tai. The glowing orb, which was designed by Syn Architects, radiates on a surrounding water feature, creating a dramatic, mirrored reflection that appears to …

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Metaphorical Paintings by Calida Garcia Rawles Obscure Black Subjects with Gleaming Ripples of Water

 Art #acrylic #painting #swimming #water October 6, 2021 Grace Ebert “On The Other Side of Everything” (2021), acrylic on canvas, 72 x 60 inches. All images © Calida Garcia Rawles, shared with permission Artist Calida Garcia Rawles continues her explorations into the myriad possibilities of water with paintings distorted by bubbles, pockets of air, …

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Ducks, Otters, and Other Wildlife Plunge into Water in Intricate Split-View Embroideries

 Craft #animals #birds #embroidery #fiber art #thread #water August 13, 2021 Grace Ebert All images © Megan Zaniewski, shared with permission Fiber artist Megan Zaniewski sends delicate air bubbles rippling through her water-based embroideries that capture the momentum of ducks, turtles, and other wildlife as they dive into a pond or lake. Through a …

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Graceful Swimmers Breach the Water’s Surface in Sonia Alins’s Poetic Mixed-Media Illustrations

 Art Illustration #acrylic #ink #mixed media #swimming #water #watercolor August 12, 2021 Grace Ebert “Placer,” hand-embellished print. All images © Sonia Alins, shared with permission In Sonia Alins’s dreamy works, figures gently break through the surface of the sea, creating a minimal ripple around their bodies as they dip in and out of the …

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Olafur Eliasson’s Newest Exhibition Floods Fondation Beyeler with a Bright Green Pond Filled with Plants

 Art #installation #nature #plants #water April 22, 2021 Grace Ebert “Life” (2021), installation view at Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel. Photo by Mark Niedermann, courtesy of the artist; neugerriemschneider, Berlin; Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York / Los Angeles, © 2021 Olafur Eliasson A flood of murky water overwhelms the stark white galleries of Fondation Beyeler in …

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