Distant early roundup
Post #764 • March 30, 2006, 10:56 AM • 31 Comments
"I should like to arrive in front of the young painters of the year 2000 on the wings of a butterfly." You did, Monsieur Bonnard, you did. Michael Kimmelman reviews, mostly by stepping out of the way, to his credit. (Must restrain self from putting quick jaunt to Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris on credit card.)
In the Art Newspaper, Found: the self-portrait David Hockney gave his first girlfriend almost 50 years ago.
Just for my own reference, Bertrand Russell on writing.
Department of Skills: Avner the Eccentric. Check the video.
Tonight, John Szarkowski speaks at the Margulies Warehouse. Saturday, starting 11 AM, Momoko is having a garage sale at Books & Books in the Gables. Buy affordable handsome minimalist drawings for your nascent collection. This weekend is the last chance to see shows of Whistler, Toulouse-Lautrec posters, and Milton Avery at the Boca Museum (big thanks to KH).