Oil Paintings

New exhibition in London will explore ‘The French Dispatch’

Wes Anderson’s films, including Fantastic Mr. Fox, Rushmore, Moonrise Kingdom and The Grand Hotel Budapest, are perfect for an artistic showcase thanks to the director’s penchant for a satisfying symmetrical design and colorful, vibrant vignettes. So, fans of the arthouse filmmaker, rejoice, as those who wish to delve into his …

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Portrait of Spot the Robot descending a staircase

Bay Area Artist Agnieszka Pilat began her career as a classical painter and illustrator, spending her days isolated in a studio painting portraits. Originally from Poland, she struggled to break into San Francisco’s competitive art scene: galleries weren’t interested in her work and she felt isolated, until a local art …

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Go once, go twice … Is the future of local auctions online?

SAINT JOHN – This year’s art auction hosted by Liz Isaac & Citadel Gallery Auctions will be held exclusively online, reflecting how the auction world has adapted during the Covid-19 pandemic. Antiques appraiser Liz Isaac says online auctions have become a mainstay during the global pandemic. “It’s been great online. …

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EVENTS

A view of the devastation of the 1928 hurricane in downtown West Palm Beach, looking north from the Comeau building on Clematis Street. COURTESY PHOTO Historical Society exhibit examines 1928 hurricane Summer is traditionally the off-season in South Florida. But at the Historical Society of Palm Beach County, the team …

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It’s a feast of the senses in the Scillies

From the ramparts of the Star Castle Hotel, on the island of Sainte Marie, the sea is iridescent, shimmering with all the shades of peacock feathers. Beyond the chalk-white sails of passing yachts, the islands of Tresco and Bryher loom in the distance and, below, the harbor is teeming with …

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Obituary: Robert Gordon | Obituary

Robert Gordon of Conway quietly passed away from this life on the morning of September 8 at his home and art studio in Conway. It was the day before his 78th birthday. Gordon grew up in Lynn, Mass. He spent his years in the military in Germany, where he met …

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