Thoughts on ‘Picasso and Paper’ When Watched While Sheltering-in-Place

Just watched the Royal Academy of Arts’ livestream of their Picasso and Paper exhibition. I had some thoughts. I think it’s interesting that cubism was named by an art critic; the creation of “Cubism” was not necessarily a conscious act; what happens to an art form when someone names it? Does it restrict it? Does… Continue reading Thoughts on ‘Picasso and Paper’ When Watched While Sheltering-in-Place

How Instagram is Changing Art

Note: this was originally published on the previous incarnation of the blog. It’s been reposted here with the original date retained. In ‘Is Instagram Changing Art?’, a video from The Art Assignment, host Sarah Urist Green explores how the invention of Instagram changes the ways in which we experience and interact with art. There are several ways… Continue reading How Instagram is Changing Art