artists consumer reports

Artists: Please share your positive/negative experiences with critics, curators, and galleries. Comments from those with direct experience only, please. Thats the tagline of this site which aims to air the laundry of dealers and gallerists but only with your help

Ever feel like the rugs being pulled?

More food for thought from the Winkleman forum. A Seismic Shift

The Painting of Modern Life

Photography, they said, would kill painting review in The Guardian The Painting of Modern Life is at the Hayward Gallery, London, from Thursday until December 30. Details: 0871 663 251

WHY ARTISTS NEED TO BE ONLINE

great article here. MAKE LIFE EASY FOR CURATORS – THEY LIKE THAT!

Art in Baghdad

International / Middle East With Fixtures of War as Their Canvas, Muralists Add Beauty to Baghdad By STEPHEN FARRELL Published: August 11, 2007 The city of Baghdad has hired two dozen artists to paint murals upon the miles of vast concrete blast walls that now snake along roads, rivers and sidewalks throughout the city.

Do we need art galleries any more?

The launch of Ebayaday, where art is sold online, cannot replace the supremacy of real things in real time and space. So says Ana Finel Honigman as she reveals what we long suspected. jpegs don’t tell the whole story. Like the slide held to the light it’s a poor way to experience a painting. Check […]