Giotto and Duccio are incredible painters, but Cimabue was the real winner at Uffizi.
Simon Shaw, Sotheby’s global co-head of impressionist and modern art, said: “The blue period is the holy grail for collectors at the highest levels because it is the first time that [Picasso] really finds his own vision — his interest in sex and death and the themes that will underline his career for the nextContinue reading “POst. 9 Oct 2015.”
That really does sum it up nicely on a number of dimensions.
I had an invitation to watch the Vivienne Westwood SS15 Show in London this morning. Vivienne Westwood is great. Her autobiography is well worth the read too. It made me think about comparative ‘creativity.’ What do I mean? Compare Viv Westwood to the ‘film director’ that came into film directing via advertising. Products; product driven.Continue reading “Notes. 21 Jun 2015.”