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These days, most hotels have a new amenity which is real art – it is not just a décor but a concept. Gone are the days when it is just poster art everywhere, where everything was on paper. Real art can enhance your business – it becomes a part of your hotel’s distinct identity. Although a hotel is […]

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We are going global!

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Great news!  We’ve officially launched our new Operations in the USA last month. We have been in operation for over 7 years. We have been helping USA clients for a while now and so the natural thing to do was to launch in the USA. “After supplying artwork to a number of American clients and […]

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Meet the CEO: Her Journey to the top and other adventures

Helen Johnson has always admired and been inspired by all kinds of artists and just about every type of art (especially Abstract). She is the Founder of Commission an Artist with one dream, to give artists a ‘normal’ standard of living and to help customers get their dream artwork at an affordable price. She tries to make […]

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9 Sure Ways To Care for Your Artworks

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Whether you’re a first time buyer or a collector, the original art you create or collect deserves a long life. It should look vibrant and new for as long as possible. Here are 9 ways to properly handle your artwork, show it off and keep it clean so you – and future generations – can […]

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Viviane Sassen at Stevenson, Johannesburg

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday. Read More Source: ART News 1

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Visual AIDS Names Esther McGowan Executive Director

Esther McGowan, the current associate director of Visual AIDS, will serve as the art nonprofit’s executive director beginning in July. McGowan joined the organization five years ago, under its current director, Nelson Santos, whose departure after 17 years was also announced today. … Read More Source: ART News 1

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Coast to Coast: At LACMA, an Action-Packed Look at the Visionary Art Dealer Virginia Dwan

Through September 10 Read More Source: ART News 1

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Mana Contemporary Plans Protest Against Plan to Defund the NEA

Following news last month of a Trump administration proposal that would defund the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities, Mana Contemporary, the cultural center with spaces in Chicago and Jersey City, New Jersey, is planning … Read More Source: ART News 1

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Wolfgang Tillmans Directed a Video for Electronic-Music Artist Powell

Fact Magazine reports today that the German photographer Wolfgang Tillmans has directed a video for the song “Freezer” by the British electronic-music maker Powell. The video is a collage of still and moving images set to Powell’s fractured, post-punk-influenced techno. … Read More Source: ART News 1

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Your Move: On the High Line, Darren Bader Will Supply the Chess Board, but People Will Serve as Pieces

It is not always clear that one is looking at a Darren Bader work. The venturesome New York–based artist has quietly, almost covertly, presented two burritos on a windowsill at MoMA PS1, his aunt’s SUV in a sculpture park during Miami … Read More Source: ART News 1

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