Tag: Model

Four Art Gallerists Create LGDR Consortium, Upending Traditional Model

In one of the strongest signs yet that the art market will not look the same after the pandemic — and in an apparent effort to counter the increasing dominance of mega galleries — four prominent dealers have made the unorthodox decision to consolidate under one roof.Dominique Lévy, Brett Gorvy, Amalia Dayan and Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn in January will become LGDR, a consortium that ...

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Hybrid Fair Model Brings Success to First 1-54 Paris

Staged for the first time at Christie's Avenue Matignon headquarters in Paris, 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair opened its doors on 20 January to a city placed under strict curfew from 6pm to 6am as France continues to fight Covid-19 and its new variants. Mous Lamrabat, Fresh from the garden of Compton (2019). Courtesy Loft Art Gallery Referred to as a 'one-off' edition, the ...

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Valley News – Art imitates produce with community-supported subscription model inspired by farms

NEWPORT, N.H. — In a year when traditional engagement with art has been put on hiatus, the Library Arts Center has sought ways to connect artists with buyers. And it’s found inspiration in an: farms.The “Art CSA Program” where people sign up for “shares” and receive a regularly delivered piece of art, works similarly to the community-supported agriculture programs that have been a lifeline ...

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Fanny Eaton: Who was Pre-Raphaelite artists’s model in today’s Google Doodle?

Pre-Raphaelite model Fanny Eaton is being celebrated with a Google Doodle today (Wednesday 18 November).The Jamaican-born daughter of Matilda Foster – a former slave – and, most likely, a white plantation owner, was one of the most influential muses in the Pre-Raphaelite movement, and helped to challenge idealised standards of beauty in Victorian society.Eaton, born in 1835, arrived in London from Jamaica with her ...

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All aboard: Model railroads enhance public gardens |

With several levels of tracks, the model trains include 1890s steam locomotives and 1950s diesel locomotives, and the landscape is designed as a townscape of magical looking buildings, a waterfall, miniature trees and gardens. And as a double bonus for the train lovers, there’s the whimsical Fantasy Railway with such touches as an elevated track moving through the castle’s Hedge Maze and imaginative edifices ...

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