Category: Art

Lace is in Vogue! Vologda Lace.

Dear Friends, Let me share with you something amazing I learned recently! It is called Vologda Lace – a lacemaking technique which developed over a few centuries and is still alive in Vologda Region of Northern Russia. Vologda’s is a very delicate lace with a distinct pattern created by contrasting densely woven lines and airy open background […]

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Tony Orrico – choreography and visual art

Today’s “Artist a day” washed ashore something very interesting. (Jane and Jane, you two will love this!) Take a beautiful human being and infuse it with motion, meditation and geometry and you get Tony Orrico. The illness, or what commonly perceived as a health problem, became a catalyst for something unique and profound. That reminds me of John the […]

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Parisian Gallerist and Art Collector’s Advice on Buying Art

In an interview, Parisian art collector and a gallery owner Alexandre Lazarew talks about pleasures and challenges of being a gallerist. Alexandre has collected art for 40 years, and his interest in visual art progressed from narrative figuration to new realists, then to street art and to emerging contemporary artists. Now in his new Gallerie […]

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“Show Me The Monet” Interview and David Hockney’s Bigger Picture

So. I went for an interview yesterday. A nice girl by the name of Nel turned out to be also very beautiful. The interview took 10 minutes, and the first thing they asked me to do was NOT to twit, facebook or blog about it until the actual broadcast. That’s it. Sorry, folks! But! I […]

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