Lucas Cranach the Elder Digitalized

The above from a quite extraordinary site that has digitalized most if not all of Cranach the Elder’s paintings, & constitutes one of the most effective uses of e-archives I can imagine. Check it out & enjoy, here. If the quality of the pictures is absolutely superb, I wish they had created a slightly more user-friendly way of moving around the site. But this is a total treat. Here … Read more Lucas Cranach the Elder Digitalized

Allen Fisher Show in Hereford

Allen Fisher writes:   Meditation Trap #3 no.1, 2003   This is to invite you to attend or at least let you know about an OPENING and VIEW of work at APPLE STORE GALLERY, 3 Bridge Street, HEREFORD. The evening viewing is on Thursday 5th January 2012, 6 to 8 pm. RSVP The exhibition runs Tuesday to Saturday from 3rd January until 25th February. It is an exhibition with … Read more Allen Fisher Show in Hereford

Hokusai and the quest for perfection

The Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin is currently hosting Germany’s first major retrospective of the legendary Japanese artist Hokusai, featuring over 430 exhibits, many of which have never left Japan before. sign&sight have just published a review of the show, with a number of good reproductions. The opening paras are below; you can see & read the rest of the article here. Germany’s first major retrospective of the legendary Japanese artist Hokusai features … Read more Hokusai and the quest for perfection

The Great Meltdown on View in Chelsea

The pleasure of yesterday’s Thursday Evening Art Opening walk-about in Chelsea was Nora Ligorano & Marshall Reese’s show at the Jim Kempner Fine Arts Gallery. I’ve admired their melting word ice sculptures since I first saw them, & was much taken by the superb prints (& video) documenting these events. The show will be up until 15 October, so don’t miss it! The Jim Kempner Gallery  is situated at … Read more The Great Meltdown on View in Chelsea

The Transatlantic Life of Alberto de Lacerda

Alberto de Lacerda When at or in the area of POETS HOUSE, don’t miss going in & checking out this amazing exhibition of manuscripts, letters, etc. (Duncan, Creeley, Tarn, Ashbery and so on…) presented in the context of INSOLENT GRACE:     On view during library hours through Saturday, June 18 Insolent Grace: An Exhibition on the Transatlantic Life of Alberto de Lacerda This exhibition unveils treasures from the … Read more The Transatlantic Life of Alberto de Lacerda

Imagine it Thick / in Your Own Hair

HEIDE HATRY Imagine It Thick In Your Own Hair A benefit exhibition and silent auction of work by numerous artists for victims of the oil spill Through August 1, 2010 Reception and Silent Auction on Thursday July 22nd 6 – 9 pm (Bidding ends on July 22nd at 8 pm) Performances after 8pm: Lutz Rath, will perform the first movement of Kurt Schwitters’ Ursonate Nicole Peyrafitte, will sing stanzas using … Read more Imagine it Thick / in Your Own Hair

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz: Spanish Poet Who Dabbled in Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture

Below, the video, just put up by the Met on its site, of the talk/reading cum slide projection I gave with Nicole Peyrafitte at the Met 10 days ago. On the Met site you can also catch videos of the presentations of the other two participants, Françoise Gilot and Michael Fitzgerald.

WALTZING IN QUICKSAND: POETS IN COLLAGE

This Sunday, June 6, from 4:00 to 6:00, will be the “official” opening/reading celebration of: WALTZING IN QUICKSAND: POETS IN COLLAGE Star Black, Steven Dalachinsky, Bob Heman, Aaron Howard, Valery Oisteanu, Yuko Otomo, Nicole Peyrafitte, Lewis Warsh, Bruce Weber, Jeffrey Cyphers Wright Curated by Bruce Weber May 21-June 27, 2010 TRIBES GALLERY   285 East 3rd St. (betw. Aves. C and D), 2nd Floor Gallery Hours: Mon. 11-6, Tues.-Fri. 10-6, … Read more WALTZING IN QUICKSAND: POETS IN COLLAGE

Nicole Peyrafitte's Upcoming Gigs

Check out upcoming gigs by Nicole Peyrafitte (solo or with friends): This Friday May 14th at the lovely 5C Café a program hosted by Diana Wayburn: New Music @5C 7pm Diana Wayburn Ensemble Diane Wayburn ( flute/piano/composition) Will Martina (cello) TBA *** 8pm Nicole Peyrafitte Solo vocalist/poet/performance *** 9pm Tanya Kalmanovitch(violin) Pascal Niggenkemper (double bass) 5C Cafe $8 suggested donation for evening Affordable food wine & beer 68 Ave … Read more Nicole Peyrafitte's Upcoming Gigs

Dawn Clements' Boiler

DAWN CLEMENTS OPENING RECEPTION  |  2 April, 7-10pm EXHIBITION DATES  |  2 April through 7 May, 2010 LOCATION  |  The BOILER at 177 North 14th St (bet. Berry St + Wythe Ave) HOURS  |  Noon–6pm, Thursday through Sunday, and by appointment DIRECTIONS  |  Take the L train to Bedford Ave. Walk one block west to Berry St, continue to North 14th, turn left Pierogi is pleased to present new … Read more Dawn Clements' Boiler