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In The Prophecy, a striking series by Dakar-based photographer Fabrice Monteiro, majestic alien creatures wear hoop skirts and headdresses made from soda cans, garbage bags, fishing nets, tortoise shells, and the odd…

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1.Christ-carrying-cross

On the quincentenary of his death, few, if any, of Hieronymus Bosch’s contemporaries can claim a similar level of continuing fame. He is a major draw at museums, but his reach extends far beyond: in addition to the standard books…

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Freud

“I want the paint to feel like flesh,” Freud once said. The effect isn’t cruel, in a point-and-gasp kind of way, like those television ‘shock docs’ that encourage us to mock the obese. Instead we are shown a sympathetic figure with a remarkably …

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Freud

“Je voudrais que la peinture sente la chair humaine », disait Freud en évoquant son travail. De fait, le résultat n’est pas cruel et n’est en rien similaire à ces images chocs retransmises par la télévision qui se moque des obèses. Au contraire, magnifié par Freud, le rendu montre…

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Freud

“I want the paint to feel like flesh,” Freud once said. The effect isn’t cruel, in a point-and-gasp kind of way, like those television ‘shock docs’ that encourage us to mock the obese. Instead we are shown a sympathetic figure with a remarkably…

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1. Joan-Miro-1978

“My dream, once I am able to settle down somewhere, is to have a very large studio,” the Spanish artist Joan Miró wrote in 1939, while at the time was working in small studios in Paris. This dream of a large studio would be realized in….

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Art – is it a good investment?

Yes indeed, and Art Trading & Finance is now promoting art as an asset class. The company was founded last year by seasoned financial professionals and offers to its clients art portfolios tailored to all budgets and tastes.In fact, it is…

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