Category Archives: Art

Tennis As Art

Roland Garros poster 2018

There is Roger Federer – What is tennis if not the art of movement? There is Rafael Nadal – What is la terre battue if not the canvas brushed across by the strokes of the master of his art, the … Read More

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Editorial: Just A Girl

Editorial - Just A Girl - Laurence Olivier Marilyn Monroe - Joe Eula

  The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   Joe Eula is a bit of an unsung hero of the 20th century fashion illustration. He had a sharp eye in capturing the essence of whatever … Read More

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Alex Beard: Making Art and Creating Awareness

Alex Beard On the Ngare Ndare River

Exotic creatures like elephants, giraffes, rhinos and sailfish are drawn out by artist Alex Beard’s hand into colourful, whimsical, fantastic landscapes. Some of them are interacting with the street scenes of New Orleans, Alex’s residing city, taking the form of … Read More

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Notebook Pages

Andrew Wyeth-The Pikes 1965

    • Looking Out, Looking In is the name of the Andrew Wyeth exhibition at Washington DC’s National Gallery of Art, running from May 4th to November 30th, that will showcase around 60 works selected from more than 300 that … Read More

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Katrin Coetzer illustrations

katrin coetzer illustration

I’ve only recently become familiar with the beautiful and whimsical work of Cape Town illustrator Katrin Coetzer. I’m completely charmed by Katrin’s delicate, light and clean style and I would love to have one of her illustrations on one of … Read More

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