Tag Archives: J.M.W. Turner

Master Drawings in New York through January 2013

New York is at this moment the happy, temporary home to a combined collection of master drawings that would be the envy of the greatest drawings cabinets from London and Paris to Amsterdam and Berlin. Sheets by Mantegna, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Rubens, Rembrandt, Goya, Van Gogh, Picasso, Cezanne and Matisse—to name only a few of […]

Michael Heizer at LACMA

In the vernacular, Chicago has its “Bean” (Anish Kapoor’s sculpture actually titled Cloud Gate) and now Los Angeles has “The Rock” (its nickname picked up as it rolled through four counties and 22 cities). I am speaking of artist Michael Heizer’s new permanent installation Levitated Mass at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. With […]