Monthly Archives: March 2015

Oreo.

Acrylic on Canvas 126 x 100.5 cm © 1988 Jean-Michel Basquiat Provenance:  Private Collection as of 2005. One of my favourite pieces in the current Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition at the AGO.  The reviewers in both the Globe and Mail and … Continue reading

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Snow Storm: Hannibal and his Army Crossing the Alps.

Oil on Canvas 146 x 237.5 cm C. 1812 William Turner. Provenance: Tate Museum, London, England. http://www.tate.org.uk/ Today, thanks to Mike Leigh’s deft and masterful vision, as if in a lucid astral plane dream spanning the spiral arms of time, … Continue reading

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Exu.

Acrylic, Oil Stick on Canvas 199.3 x 254 cm © 1988 Jean-Michel Basquiat Provenance: Private collection Today, I shall see this show for the fifth time. ____________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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