Abstract painting

Hambleton’s abstract painting dominates Schwenke estate sale

Big picture, big price! This abstract painting was 58 ¼ inches high and 104 inches long. A telephone bidder won out over the competition, pushing him to finish at $170,800. It was by far the best lot of the sale ($5/$7,000). Review by Madelia Hickman Ring, Photos courtesy of Schwenke Auctioneers WOODBURY, CONN. – Of […]

Abstract painting

Review: The award-winning Saudi film ‘Rupture,’ an abstract painting on the big screen

“I’m driven by passion”: says Syrian actress Kinda Alloush on upcoming projects DUBAI: It has been five years since Kinda Alloush, one of the most popular actresses in the Arab world, decided to take an extended break for the first time in her career. She had dominated Syrian television for a decade, then Egyptian cinema […]

Art sculpture

Demolition dust in the sculpture garden of the Baltimore Museum of Art prompts reflections on work and preservation

Demolition dust in the sculpture garden of the Baltimore Museum of Art prompts reflections on work and preservation Our collaborator Dereck Stafford’s day job Mangus is a museum custodian at the Baltimore Museum of Art, but Derek also works as a member of the museum’s curatorial team dusting the sculptures in the sculpture garden. Recently, […]