Botanical Artist - Group of Brown Mushrooms
Susannah Blaxill botanical art, internationally recognised as a leading artist specialising in watercolour, pencil and charcoal drawings. Susannah Blaxill offers limited edition prints, commissioned work and workshops.
Three LES Shows Reveal a World of Hidden Details
The act of seeing is complicated, especially when it comes to the challenges of art. On a recent wander through the Lower East Side, I found myself in three galleries currently hosting solo exhibitions that require a closer look to reveal the details hidden from the first glance.
Flickriver: Most interesting photos from Edward-Weston-look-a-like-Vegetables pool
Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...
‘preserve ‘beauty’’, Anya Gallaccio, 1991–2003 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘preserve ‘beauty’’, Anya Gallaccio, 1991–2003 Gallaccio works with organic, perishable materials such as ice, flowers, fruits and sugar. This installation challenges romantic ideas associated with flowers and our relationship to nature. Gallaccio has described cut flowers as a mass-produced ‘disposable commodity’. The word ‘beauty’ in the title refers to a variety of cultivated gerbera. It is also a play on words, as the flowers are left to wither and rot. Gallaccio calls…
A life in fashion: Alexander McQueen, the foul-mouthed hooligan of the catwalk who loved to shock
Victoria Beckham labelled the designer 'a creative genius and an inspiration' as she led tributes to one of the most influential designers of all time.