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September 25, 2015

Friday Links: Duchamp’s Fountain questioned and abused, and more

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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September 18, 2015

Friday Links: Mark Twain insults the Mona Lisa (and more)

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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September 11, 2015

Friday Links: A motley crew of Duchamp, the Guerrilla Girls, Kafka, and Stonehenge

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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September 4, 2015

Friday Links: Contemporary artist quiz, hot museum postcards, library cats and dogs

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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August 28, 2015

Friday Links: art destruction, maligned seagulls, and poetic apples

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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August 21, 2015

Friday Links: the fascinating secrets of color

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

We’ve been reading a lot of stories about color this week:

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August 14, 2015

Friday Links: strange, stranger, and nigh unbelievable

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

Some stories we’ve been reading this week:

  • In 1969, an art history student was scouring through castaways at a used furniture store when she came upon more than 2,500 strange watercolors and collages of flying machines alongside cryptic newspaper clippings, crudely sewn together with shoelaces and thread.
  • In 1964, a worker passing through the garden park noticed the famous sculpture of Hans Christian Andersen’s Little Mermaid had been beheaded. Horrified, he ran for the police.
  • In the annals of strange things done in the name of art, an Australian performance artist is quickly making a name for himself by growing a third ear on his arm.

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August 7, 2015

Friday Links: Great wave, mysterious sword, and clean cats

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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July 31, 2015

Friday Links: drunk museum dates, Michelangelo’s shopping list, and more

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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July 24, 2015

Friday Links: Teenage Mutant Ninja Renaissance artists

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Photographer: Robert Howlett | Isambard Kingdom Brunel, builder of the Great Eastern | ca. 1857-1858 | George Eastman House, eastmanhouse.org

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