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But Is It Art?

Almost every dormitory room at school had Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” hanging on the wall above the desk. Well, not the real thing, of course, but a poster. This being the 80’s and the Levi’s 501 Blues campaign being in full … Continue reading

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Friday’s Jaunt

(Students line up outside UVA’s art museum) Sixty years ago a collector gave away his paintings. The paintings were by the moderns: Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall, Georges Braque, Raoul Dufy, Juan Gris, Jacques Lipchitz, André Masson, and Georges Rouault. He … Continue reading

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