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Bringing the art world online For the latest from Artsy, visit:
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846k Followers
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Bringing the art world online For the latest from Artsy, visit:
Measuring a whopping 121 feet in length, @KAWS’ largest “Companion” ever has floated into Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour this week, just in time for @ArtBasel. • Image via @JordHammond #KAWS #KAWSHOLIDAY
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Opening to the public on May 11, the #VeniceBiennale will bring together artists from all corners of the globe and transform the city into the center of the art world. Visit the link in our bio for a comprehensive list of who will be exhibiting this year. • #BiennaleArte2019
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“I have always made works with polka dots. Earth, moon, sun, and human beings all represent dots; a single particle among billions.”—Yayoi Kusama — Celebrating the 90th birthday of artist powerhouse #YayoiKusama with this work from her 2018 exhibition at @VictoriaMiroGallery in London. Visit the link in our bio to explore over 1,000 of her captivating works on Artsy. • #VictoriaMiro #Kusama
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Using water as his canvas, NASA engineer-turned-artist @KimKeever.Art creates ethereal photographs of color in motion by dripping paint into large tanks of water and photographing it as it disperses into clouds of pigment. With these abstractions, he captures moments in time in a way the human mind never could. • #KimKeever @WinstonWachter #WinstonWachter
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“As long as you’re going to make a sculpture, why not make one that competes with a 747, or the Empire State Building, or the Golden Gate Bridge?”—Michael Heizer — First conceived of in 1969, it took American artist Michael Heizer over 40 years to fulfill his plans for ‘Levitated Mass,’ the sculptural marvel now permanently installed at @LACMA. The 150 million-year-old rock traveled through four counties and 22 cities before reaching its permanent home. Click the link in our bio to read more about how the work came to be. • #LACMA #MichaelHeizer
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2019 is the ‘Year of Rembrandt’ at the @Rijksmuseum, looking back at the artist‘s undeniable impact on the history of art. This self-portrait, created when Rembrandt was only 24 years old in 1630, is featured in the exhibition “All the Rembrandts”—the first time ever that all 22 paintings, 60 drawings, and 300+ prints from the museum’s collection are on view together. • #Rijksmuseum #Rembrandt
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One of countless showstoppers at @TEFAF_art_fair this week—#BarryXBall’s ‘Purity,’ composed of translucent white Iranian onyx. @FergusMcCaffrey features the artist in a solo presentation at TEFAF, spotlighting seven masterpieces rendered in exotic stones through a mixture of digital and traditional sculpting techniques. • #TEFAF #TEFAF2019 #FergusMcCaffrey
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Curiouser and curiouser... Watch our story for the fantastical curiosities we discovered at opening day of @TEFAF_art_fair in Maastricht. • #TEFAF #TEFAF2019
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