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Cezanne
"The time and the reflection they are modifying our vision, up to going so far as to understand".

A DIFFICULT PERIOD FOR THE HOUSES OF AUCTIONS
for Teresa Navajas

A new course starts on the market of auctions of art in Spain aggravated by certain instability.
In a statistical analysis, investigating in real auctions information there are deduced the keys that demonstrate the real situation. As for the volume of complete works, the sale has diminished concerning 15-20 %. For segments, most harmed there have been the decorative arts with a descent concerning 25-30 %.

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AUCTIONS

Steps to be continued to buy successfully in an auction. [+ info]

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AWARDS

Award Turner:
It is 25 years and announces four finalists in competition for the award: Enrico David, Roger Hiorns, Lucy Skaer and Richard Wright.

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GALLERIES

Galleries record:
It facilitates the communication between the Department and the written galleries, especially in the relative thing to the call of helps and subsidies.

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INTERNATIONAL MARKET

PROTAGONISTS

Juan Rodrguez Deorador
New president of the fair of art ESTAMPA.Es collector, is 50 years old and is licensed in Economic and Managerial Sciences.

[+ info]
COLLECTING

Steps to be born in mind on having formed a collection and advices to be right in the election of the works. [+ info]

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Art books list
ARTISTIC ROUTES

The cities of Salzillo
Owing to III Centenary of Salzillo there have been prepared tourist-cultural routes that announce the works of the maker of religious images. [+ info]

[+ routes]
VIDEOS

Skills: Bronze
Know the steps that continue in the smelting of a sculpture in bronze.
[+ info]
Artists: Cezanne
An interesting visual trip for the life of Paul Cezanne. [+ info]

JOB CENTER

The director of Hangar
Every four years, the Fundaci AAVC (the juridical entity of Hangar) organizes a contest for the selection of governing / governing of Hangar, of Barcelona.

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OSCAR NIEMEYER
The Telephone Foundation presents an exhibition devoted to the most important Brazilian architect: Oscar Niemeyer (Rio de Janeiro.1907).Pionero of the International Modern Movement, has been able to incorporate into the rationalism funcionalista the sensual spaces and the poetical values that distinguish the culture of his country, Brazil.
The exhibition shows seventeen mock-ups, twenty-one drawings, fifty sketches and two books, twenty-five photos, a couch, a sculpture and several projections on the architect. [+ info]

FOUNDATIONS
Fundaci Vall Palou
With "Photographic chronicles" Fundaci Vall Palou initiates a collaboration of international scope with two institutions of prestige: Muse d'Art Moderne de Saint-tienne Mtropole and the Institut d'art Contemporain, Villeurbanne and Rhne-Alpes.
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UNUSUAL ART

"The shark"
This common Headington house, on August 9, 1986, suddenly turned into the center of the world attention when the shark "landed" in the roof. Still today it excites interest. [+ info]

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ART IN THE RADIO

Territories of the Art
Realize, across 50 radio programs, a sonorous trip across the Territories of the Art. A wireless proposal of the critic and philosopher Jorge Juanes.

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MUSEUMS

Andalusia:
Museums more vistados

- Museum of Fine arts of Seville: 109.561
- Museum of the Alhambra: 97.698
- Museum of Fine arts of Granada: 74.303
- Andalusian center of Contemporary art: 68.588
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RESTORATION

Restoration works of art
The works of art restoration is very varied and complex.
[+ info]

Care of a work
Place, environmental factors, lighting, cleanliness, manipulation, assembly.... [+ info]

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FAIRS

09 stamps
It celebrates his XVII edition as consolidated fair and like clear European modality inside the sector. [+ info]

Fiart 09
This fair will be celebrated from September 21 until September 26 "completely integrated" to the frame of Ideas&Pasin, Habitat Valencia. info]

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CALLS

XXXI International award of Painting
Summoned by the Box of Extremadura. Term of admission of the works until October 27. [+ info]

I reward "City of Algemes"
The term of admission of the works will be of October 7 to 14 of novembre of 2009. [+ info]

[+ contests]
SMALL ART

Small Art
Artistic activities so that the children develop his creativity. [+ info]

Contest Kidsco
Simply there draws your favorite personage of one of the programs of KidsCo and: gain awards!. [+ info]

[+ info]
MASTER'S DEGREES

Art, Museology and Criticism
This master's degree centers on the ambience of the specific knowledge of the art of last decades, including from conceptual, critical aspects up to the practice of the world of the museums and the gestindel contemporary art. [+ info]

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YOU TAKE A BREAK: WE WILL HAVE TO CHANGE SOMETHING
for Asunta Rodrguez

As member of the committee of selection of the fifth edition of ArtMadrid, I have to confess that that is not an easy task of being located, in a moment like the current one, in the role of the seller.

Especially if this one knows that it is provided with the reserve of the speaker based on two arguments as powerful as there are the 'economic actuality' that places us opposite to a "reality" on the market of the art that we believed overcome in our country and the least important 'absence of credit' towards the consolidation of a project fairground (...)

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RECOMMENDED BOOK

History of the esthetics and of the art theory
There are studied the principal representatives and tendencies from the Antiquity until the middle of the XIX.th century [+ info]

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RANKING
World Ranking of the 200 biggest collectors of art. Only four are the Spanish collectors who appear in this relation.

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INNOVATIONS

"Love Art"
National Gallery of London throws a pioneering initiative that seals the alliance of art and technology. The lovers of the universe of the linens will be able to enjoy this application at any time.

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MAGAZINES

"Musea Magazine"
Magazine for the professionals of the museology and his environment. It is a publication of Musea Gestin Museolgica, edited by Manuel Rubio Hidalgo.

[+ to see magazine]
SCHOLARSHIPS
It awards a scholarship to Investigation "Maria Sarrate 09"
To fulfill one of the targets of the Foundation Beulas: the support and the promotion of research works and study of the contemporary art, the Center of Art and Nature Maria Sarrate summons the "Fellowship on the collection Beulas and the contemporary art". [+ info]

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PROJECTS

"Port of the Arts 09"
The cycle of art and contemporary creation proposes the city like an open space to the culture, with a trip participativo across seven I plan. [+ info]

"Moments of Scenery 09"
Selection of a maximum of ten projects in order to encourage the idea of scenery and the audio-visual creation. [+ info]

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EXHIBITIONS

Robert Mapplethorpe
The artist more transgressor and visionary of the contemporary photo, in the CAC of Malaga. [+ info]

Museum Esteban Vicente
"Current Spanish sculpture 2000 '-2010" up to eol on February 21, 2010. [+ info]

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COURSES

Museums management
I study in line of New Technologies for the management of museums and other explanatory spaces. [+ info]

Contemporary images

Course of art and culture contemporaries. History of the exhibitions.

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THE LATIN AMERICAN ART LOOKS IN CHINA FOR HIS SALVATION

Latin-American galleries exhibit in two fairs of art that celebrate simultaneously this month in Shanghi works of consecrated and emergent artists with which they try to attract the new Chinese millionaires, who in spite of the crisis are investing in art.

The Latin American art in the fair Shanghi Art is represented extensively with a 300 square meters pavilion in which under the name Latin-American Pavilion (LAP) there gather together Cuban, Colombian, Argentine and Uruguayan galleries.

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ONLOOKER OF ART | BLOG

"THE TARDOR OF L'ART", CATALAN CULTURAL PROPOSAL


to "Tardor of l'art", of Catalonia, it is the big cultural autumn 2009 proposal. It is an initiative free and opened for all, and she is born with a clear vocation: that the art is lived, that it entertains and makes to think, that it should thrill and should provoke, that believes new fans.

To go of galleries is one of the most enriching and accessible forms of enjoying the culture a very attractive program: a set of exhibitions and cultural proposals to make the experience of the art unforgettable.....
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CONFESSIONS
OF A CRITIC OF ART


s quite in vain, this exercise called art criticism? A historian with perspective would say that the art in the western world, from the XVIIIth century, has been a part of the leisure industry. The increase of the market of the art - from the oil painting up to the cheap copies - coincided with the birth of the modern middle class.

In the decade of 1790, the people were going to the museums and galleries to amuse itself, as we do it nowadays. The art criticism was born approximately in the same epoch.
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DEATH OR RESURRECTION OF THE NET.ART

an spent only 15 years from his birth and there are already different the voices that certify the death of the Net.art. The motive? The repeated attempts of commercializing it. The Net.art dies at the moment when his creations try to materialize. And the fact is that we remember that Net.art is that one created exclusively in and for Internet, at the moment when a work can work out of the network, it stops belonging to the Net.arts....
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WE STAND OUT...

WE HAVE READ....
SPAIN

Caixanova brings the biggest sample of Man Ray over in Spain. to [go]

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Frank Stella, Julio Gonzlez de la Generalitat Valenciana Rewarded. to [go]
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Affected of Philatelic Forum and Afinsa they met for the first time. to [go]
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The art resists to the crisis. to [go]
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The Museum good-looking Queen Sophia for "unclassifiable" artists. to [go]
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Ron Gilbert: The video games are the most important form of art of last 100 years. to [go]
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FIAC 2009: panorama of the modern and contemporary art. to [go]
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LATIN AMERICA

"The Venezuelan museums do not exist". to [go]

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Mexican grocer, new alternative space and of contemporary art. to [go]
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90 years of the Chilean painting. to [go]
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Art of Costa Rica for Central America. to [go]
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Tamara Lempicka seduces and fascinates in Mexico. to [go]
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They eliminate works of art of the Industrial Bank of Venezuela. to [go]
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INTERNATIONAL

Saatchi confesses addicted to the art and explains his keys in a book. to [go]

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A Jewish family claims a picture of Vermeer bought by Hitler. to [go]
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In 2014, the Hermitage will be a museum of the XXI.th century to [go]
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Peking claims a position between the capitals of the art. to [go]
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The Museum Van Gogh de Amsterdam will exhibit 120 letters of the famous painter. to [go]


CORELLA THE FIRST AWARD OF THE PUBLIC IN "NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

The Valencian painter Jos Luis Corella has gained again for the second consecutive time the first award that the public grants to the artists taking part in the annual call of "National Portrait Gallery". The work with which it was informing Corella is a portrait of his daughter Paloma. [web of the artist]

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0 UMBRELLAS TAKEN CONTROL ARTISTICALLY

Opened the call, until November 30, 2009, for the resident artists in Barcelona who want to take part in the Itinerant Sample of Umbrella Taken control Artistically.

This year the Sample will be received by the quarter Clot-Camp de l'Arpa of the City of Barcelona. It will be inaugurated on January 14, 2010. [to see bases]

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THE XIITH DRAW LOTS OF ADOLF'S WORK

Free participation in spite of just sending an e-mail during September and October, 2009.

You can gain a work of artist Adolf. Consult the participation bases. to [take part]


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