American Abstract expressionist painter Franz Kline was born on May 23rd 1910 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Horesh, T. (2010). Drug Addicts and Their Music: A Story of a Complex Relationship. In D. Aldridge & J. Fachner (Eds.), Music Therapy and Addictions (pp. 57-74). London: Jessica Kingsley. We Love Painting – The Contemporary Art Collection from Misumi Collection. Exh. cat. Tokyo: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2002: 112-114, 218. Kertess, Klaus. Ellsworth Kelly. Exh. cat. New York: Blum Helman Gallery, 1992. Applique: A form of decoration in which pieces of a material are fastened to a surface of the same or another materials to form a design. it is most common in sewing, where cloth cutouts are stitched on a cloth background. Applique is also used in metalwork, and in paper, where it is called découpage. American Artists in the American Ambassador’s Residence in Paris. Exh. cat. New York: Jeanne Greenberg Art Advisory, … Read the rest

Jean Arp, also known as Hans Arp, was a German-French painter, sculptor, and poet. Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA. Masters of the Gesture. 2 October – 6 November 2010. Catalogue (published in 2011) with text by David Anfam. There have been some experiments with silent dance by avant-garde dancers and choreographers in the 20th century, but it is universally true that it is expected that dance is to be accompanied by musical sounds. Ansdell, G., & Meehan, J. (2010). Some light at the end of the tunnel”: Exploring users’ evidence for the effectiveness of music therapy in adult mental health settings. Music and Medicine, 2(1), 29-40. The home in East Hampton, New York where Jackson Pollock lived with his wife Lee Krasner is now a museum. At this special place you can see the rooms where these artists lived. Most importantly, you can see the studio where Pollock and Krasner … Read the rest

Founded in 1979, Modernism has since presented more than 450 exhibitions, both historical and contemporary, in media ranging from painting to photography, sculpture to performance, by an international roster of artists. Art Nouveau is an international style of art, architecture and applied art, especially the decorative arts, known in different languages by different names: Jugendstil in German, Stile Liberty in Italian, Modernisme in Catalan, etc. In English it is also known as the Modern Style (not to be confused with Modernism and Modern architecture). The style was most popular between 1890 and 1910. It was a reaction against the academic art, eclecticism and historicism of 19th century architecture and decoration. It was often inspired by natural forms such as the sinuous curves of plants and flowers. Other characteristics of Art Nouveau were a sense of dynamism and movement, often given by asymmetry or “whiplash” curves, and the use of modern … Read the rest