Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso demonstrated very early an incredible talent and skill. Having by age thirteen easily mastered the lessons of his teachers – What else was Picasso to do, but to go on to become Picasso, the defining artist of the 20th Century. Few have had such an impact as did this Modern master. The Visual Art Library, in the Atrium at …

Erro and French Pop

ERRO AND FRENCH POP. By the mid 1960’s Pop art became an important movement in France and Erro was in the middle of it.Pop Art had originated in Great Britian with Edward Paolozzi (1924-2005) and and Richard Hamilton, (1922-1911) in the early 1950’s. it spread to the United States in the later 50’s with Jasper Johns and Bob Rauschenberg then …

Gilbert & George

GILBERT & GEORGE. Their faces were painted bronze. I do not imagine that it did much for the skin. I first encountered Gilbert and Georges’ Living Sculpture at an exhibition in Ileana Sonnabend’s gallery at 420 West Broadway in New York’s Soho. This was in 1971, Incidentally, Ileana who was a friend, adopted the delightful Antonio Homen when he must …