Art: Black & White

I currently have two large canvases leaning against my office wall waiting for me to paint. My parents commissioned me. (Can I pretend it’s a real art gig?). While I’m not quite ready to paint them (lack of free time as of late), I am ready to share some of the interesting pieces art I’ve been eyeing lately.

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Jenny Andrews Anderson – Moontower, $625, via Citizen Atelier

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Jenny Andrews Anderson – Pearlseed, $625, via Citizen Atelier

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Robert Mapplethorpe – Bike Couriers, $4500, via Caviar20

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Jenny Holzer – Top Secret, $3500, via Caviar20

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Joseph Albers – I-S VV 1, $4000, via Caviar20

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Berenice Abbott – Sumner Healy Antique Shop, New York, 1936, via 1stDibs

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Keith Carter – Boy with Bee, $1600, via 1st Dibs

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Mario de Biasi – Trattoria Le Pergola, Milano, $2000, via 1stDibs

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Life – Natural Curiosities, $1988, via Domino

There’s more black than white in most of these pieces, and I love how different they are from one another. The “top secret” piece is so amusing (to me, anyway).

1 Comment

  1. Tina September 24, 2014

    The jellies are neat! I also like the antique store front. There was a place like that in Ottawa and I have pics of it, but not in black and white – kicking myself now, will have to go back! 🙂

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