Tag Archives: Michael Overleaves
Acrylic on Panel 48 x 48 inches © 2014 Cody Hooper Provenance: Private Cellection commission – Here’s a quote that the artist Cody shared about the collector. “A new 44×44 commission created for a collector who was actually connected with … Continue reading
A week prior to his passing, Merlin was allowed out of Wellesley Hospital to wind down his ennobled incarnation. That first evening, Friday, November 10, 1989, we sat in our 20 Amelia Street living room and listened to Vladimir Horowitz … Continue reading
Acrylic on Kraft paper 23.5 x 36.0 inches © 1973 Norval Morrisseau Provenance: The Pollock Gallery, Toronto. http://genuinemorrisseau.blogspot.ca/2014/10/2014-retrospective-kinsman-robinson.html http://kinsmanrobinson.com/dynamic/artist.asp?ArtistID=11 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norval_Morrisseau In preparation of this year’s retrospective at the Kinsman-Robinson Gallery, I share one of my favourite Norval Morrisseau paintings. _______________________ … Continue reading
Watercolour © 2013 James Gayles http://www.jamesgayles.com/ Born in the year of the Rat and on the same day (August 2) as me, James also happens to be an entity mate. Though I never met him, Merlin did. As we drove … Continue reading
Serigraph 20 x 20.75 Inches Edition: 50 © 1985 Susan A. Point http://susanpoint.com/ ______________________________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga. All Rights Reserved.
Stonecut, Stencil 24.5 x 30.25 Inches Edition of 50 © 2007 Kenojuak Ashevak Happy Birthday Canada! For me, it doesn’t get any more Canadian than Kenojuak. Her overleaves to follow: Ashevak, Kenojuak 3/10/27 – 8/1/13 Baffin Island This creative fragment … Continue reading
Scream © 1995 Michael J. Jackson © 1995 MJJ Productions Inc. One of my favourite MJ videos/songs; it perfectly reflects what it is like being focussed in the waking state and being Black and having every little bigoted shitwit projecting … Continue reading
Etching printed in black ink on cream-coloured antique laid paper 24.3 x 15.6 cm c. 1700s Sir Anthony van Dyck Provenance: Permanent Collection Frick Collection, New York City. _____________________________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga. All Rights Reserved.
Oil on Panel 18.3 x 13.8 Inches c. 1600 Otto van Veen Provenance: Permanent Collection Rubenshuis, Antwerp. http://www.rubenshuis.be/Museum_Rubenshuis_EN At the time of this painting, I was incarnate, female and exceptionally beautiful. I was then a muse of both Otto van … Continue reading