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Art.sy: An Art Genome Project

An art genome project called Art.sy went live on Monday.  Its mission is “to expose as many people as possible to art.” Art.sy explains that its “growing collection comprises 17,000+ [10+04] artworks by 3,000+ [10+03] artists from leading galleries, museums, private collections, foundations, and artist estates.  Art.sy works with 300+ [10+02] of the world’s leading [...]

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(Atomic number) 29 (Copper – Cu)

The name copper is derived from Latin word cuprium which refers to island of Cyprus where ore deposits were found thousands of years ago.  Common uses include coins, sculpture and conductor of electricity. Melting point     1083 Celsius Boiling point      2567 Celsius Copper has 29 electrons and 29 protons.  “In nature it has two isotopes, 63 [...]

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How I selected just one of each

When thinking about what I wanted to select for my list of 10 (Materials) – 10 (Artists) – 10 (Works of art), I began with thinking about some favorite artists who work in traditional sculpture materials like bronze and marble. Isamu Noguchi could have his sculptures listed in many categories of materials from stone to [...]

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10 (Materials) – 10 (Sculptors) – 10 (Works of art)

10 materials                     10 sculptors                              10 works of art Marble                                Michelangelo                             Pieta Rondanini Bronze                                Henry Moore                              Family Group Clay                                     Pablo Picasso                              Pitcher (Nun & Faun) Wood                                  Louise Bourgeois                       Observer Ice                                       Andy Goldsworthy                    Ice Spiral Stainless Steel                 David Smith                                  Cubi Series Cement                               Isamu Noguchi                           History Mexico Steel                                    Deborah Butterfield                   Ferdinand Mud/rock                          Robert Smithson                       [...]

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