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Empowering Lives Through Art

Contemporary artist, Catherine Timotei’s brilliant art initiative “Art From The Heart” at the Iziko South African National Gallery Cape Town with her art students. Timotei is the founder of the Leonardo Da Vinci Gallery gallery in Cape Town.

Catherine at Roche Bobois South Africa

Contemporary Corsican artist Catherine Timotei’s striking artwork displayed at renowned French furniture design house Roche Bobois South Africa to enhance the nouveaux classique pieces in their new showroom. This exhibition will run until the end of June. Go and check it out! Venue: Roche Bobois, 10 Kloof St, Cape Town Time: Mon to Fri 9am […]

Artist Jean Jullien Harnesses His Instinctive Human Reaction to Create Viral #PeaceforParis Drawing

Jean Jullien Peace for Paris (2015) Photo: Jean Jullien (@jean_jullien) via Instagram. artnet news | Sarah Cascone With the world still reeling following the tragic events in Paris on Friday, one image has become a symbol of peace in the wake of coordinated acts of terror that left 129 people dead and 352 injured. Within mere hours […]

After a Turbulent Couple of Years, Oscar Murillo Hits Reset in London by Going Back to His Roots

An installation view of Oscar Murillo’s show “binary function,” at David Zwirner London, Oct. 10 – Nov. 20, 2015. Artspace | Mat Smith The last three years have been a whirlwind for the Colombian artist Oscar Murillo. He graduated from London’s Royal College of Art in 2012, signed to David Zwirner the following year, and subsequently became […]

Photographer Catherine Opie on How Holbein, Da Vinci, and Cindy Sherman Shaped Her View of the Body

Catherine Opie’s photograph Angelina Scheirl, 1993, from Phaidon’s Body of Art. Courtesy Regen Projects, Los Angeles © Catherine Opie. Artspace | Karen Rosenberg The photographer Catherine Opie emerged during the era of the culture wars with searing, confrontational portraits and self-portraits—works that simultaneously asserted queer identity, aspirational American domesticity, and membership in the art-historical fraternity […]