Know Your Art: René Magritte

Know Your Art: René Magritte

It is a union that suggests the essential mystery of the world. Art for me is not an end in itself, but a means of evoking that mystery. –René Magritte, on putting seemingly unrelated objects together in juxtaposition Born in 1898, René Magritte was one of the most well-known surrealist artists ever. His style consisted...
"The Paradox of Power" by David Spriggs

“The Paradox of Power” by David Spriggs

The 2007 work by David Spriggs entitled “The Paradox of Power” is a piece created by spraying acrylic paint onto multiple layers of transparent film. This film is then lined up and hung from above to create this really neat effect. Spriggs described the piece as a “deconstruction of time and form.” Very seldom does an...