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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 05:49:53 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Uncommon women and the art of the common man <p>The role of women in the discovery, promotion, and collecting of American folk art</p> By Avis Berman Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 A Fruitful Exchange <p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4 </xml><![endif]--><em></em></p> <p>The emergence of Native American floral beadwork, one of the rare benefits of contact with Euro-Americans, is displayed at the Autry National Center, where contemporary examples indicate the tradition's rich survival&nbsp;</p> <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 10]> <mce:style><!/* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:10.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:115%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-s--> By Paige Bardolph Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Flagrant Delights <p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONEMicrosoftInternetExplorer4 </xml><![endif]--><em></em></p> <p>Within a larger collection of folk art, a group of erotica raises seldom-addressed questions about vernacular expressions of physical joy</p> By Lisa Z. Sigel Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 House of the spirits <p>Several centuries of regional art and architecture come together in Santa Fe's Roque Lobato house&nbsp;</p> By Laura Beach Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Breaking ground: British folk art at the Tate <p>A millennium overdue, the first ever exhibition of British folk art arrives at Tate Britain&nbsp;</p> By Robert Young Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Touching nature <p>Like British poets, British artists have long been inspired by their native flora and fauna. An exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art displays the many shapes this inspiration has taken and continues to take&nbsp;</p> By Andrew Raftery Tue, 20 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Crossing borders, ignoring boundaries <p>Three contemporary American artists offer their views on the influence of art and art&shy;ists in the American Folk Art Museum's pathbreaking <em>Self-Taught Geniu</em>s show, now open</p> By Meghan Dailey Sat, 10 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Harmonic inventions <p>Cedar House brings together art and nature, East and West, reflecting the global enthusiasms of its owner, H. Peter Stern, cofounder of Storm King Art Center</p> By Elizabeth Pochoda Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Visions and revisions of Paris <p>The photographs of Charles Marville were equal to the task of capturing the painful and exhilarating creation of the first great modern city</p> By James Gardner Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Late bloomers: The Purple Foliage Workshop By Michael Cohen Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Art and industry <p>An enterprising Pennsylvania couple refurbishes an arts and crafts house, the setting for their growing collection of American art and design&nbsp;</p> By Laura Beach Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Audubon's birds, Audubon's words <p>It was not his first language, but Audubon's English delivers the artist's pungent, intimate, and indispensible descriptions of his art&nbsp;</p> By Benjamin Weiss Fri, 24 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 The unfashionable delights of Raoul Dufy <p>The joy Dufy depicts is at once vitally contemporary and infinitely ancient and that paradox is played out in the formal terms of his art</p> By James Gardner Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Saying the V-word Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Talking past and present <p>5 artists, 8 curators, 2 editors at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts&nbsp;</p> By Elizabeth Pochoda and Eleanor H. Gustafson Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Ebony and Ivory <p>One of the highlights of the Peabody Essex Museum, the Vizagapatam chair has a complex history engraved in its beauty</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> By Karina H. Corrigan Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Wild at heart: Rediscovering the sculpture of Anna Hyatt Huntington <p>Her reputation has suffered from ordinary problems: she was American, a woman, and her style was realistic. It has also suffered from an unusual problem: too much success&nbsp;</p> By Anne Higonnet Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Living history: A New England couple reanimates the past <p>With deep ties to the Connecticut River Valley, the couple who gathered these treasures has fashioned a spirited account of their own history and that of a region they call home</p> By Laura Beach Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Glackens and Whistler: A young man's attraction <p>Glackens's early emulation of Whistler's subject matter and techniques aided him in realizing his own means of expression&nbsp;</p> By Avis Berman Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Oceans, Rivers, Lakes, and Ponds <p>A world-class collection of European and American water-inspired paintings has come together on the banks of the Mississippi at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona&nbsp;</p> By James Gardner Wed, 13 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0100