Tag: OUTSIDER

8 Vivid Monographs on Famed Outsider Artists – ARTnews.com

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission Outsider Art isn’t a particular genre so much as it is a plethora of them: vernacular art; folk art; visionary art; works by institutionalized, incarcerated, or disabled artists. The only thing these artists have in common is that they’re self-taught. Not surprisingly, there’s ...

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‘Outsider’ artists are in at Boca Raton Museum of Art

BOCA RATON, Fla. — World-class museums often display the work of highly trained and accomplished artists, but an exhibit showcases work that veers far off that expected road. Gary Monroe spent about 10 years driving into every nook and cranny of Florida’s communities, seeking out the “outsiders.”The makers had no formal art education, and no expectation of who might see or purchase their artwork. ...

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7 Noteworthy Surveys of Outsider Art – ARTnews.com

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission Call it what you will—outsider art, folk art, visionary art, outlier art—but the artists associated with these overlapping and sometimes conflicting rubrics have two things in common: They are all visual autodidacts—self-taught, if you prefer—compelled for one reason or the next to create ...

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Shirin Neshat Explores Poetry, Revolution, the Outsider at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Sometimes it takes an outsider to understand the complexities of society. Shirin Neshat: I Will Greet the Sun, now on view through May 16 at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, explores cultural nuances through the gaze of an exile. Organized by and originating at The Broad, Los Angeles, Shirin Neshat: I Will Greet the Sun is a survey of 30 years of ...

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Ruth DeYoung Kohler II, Outsider art champion and Art Preserve founder, has died, aged 79

Ruth DeYoung Kohler II in 2007, with artist Dr Charles Smith at the Grand Opening of the exhibition Sublime Spaces and Visionary Worlds: Built Environments of Vernacular Artists at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan The Outsider art champion and museum founder Ruth DeYoung Kohler II, died on 14 November, aged 79, at her home in Wisconsin. From 1972 to 2016, Kohler ...

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OUTSIDER ART FAIR 2020 NEW YORK

James Kalm has been visiting the Outsider Art Fair since it debuted in the mid 1990s at SoHo’s Puck Building. The mélange of the exotic, the mysterious, the unknown, and the visionary is too delicious to deny. So every year, your correspondent makes a pilgrimage back, and strolls the aisles of this far trolling the numerous booths for new discoveries, and old friends. This year, ...

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