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Report from Toronto

Over the past decade or so, a slew of galleries have popped up in the west end of Toronto, giving the city’s art scene a much appreciated injection of vitality. The burgeoning contemporary art hub along the Ossington strip and west Queen West has garnered international attention and acclaim, and […]

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Introducing, the Two Coats Interns!

A few weeks ago I decided to develop a small internship program, and I’m pleased to report that numerous talented artists, writers and designers actually applied. Wow. Please join me in welcoming the six candidates selected to join the team at Two Coats of Paint. Michelle Mantua, alias Marie e […]

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The Dog Report: Sunday in Bushwick

 Fiona makes friends with the famous Fern at Norte Maar //          Ernie is intrigued by Peter Caine’s anamatronic platypus at AIRPLANE   Maanik Singh Chauhan at AIRPLANE  Gily Levy at AIRPLANE    Only the leashes keep them from friending Angelina Gualdoni‘s tiny baby at Regina Rex. […]

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Charles Cohan: Losing the original amidst repetition

    Charles Cohan, “MGP09.X-XVII,” 2010, colagraph print, 46 x 40,” edition of one.   For the next day or two, I’ll be lurking around the museums and galleries in DC. One of my favorite DC galleries is Curator’s Office, Andrea Pollan’s micro-gallery/office space on 14th Street. She shows small-scale […]

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Anyone can have a dog

In the Palm Beach Daily News, Robert Janjigian chats with author William Secord. “‘The world of dogs is a very small one,’ said author William Secord at the outset of his discussion with moderator Parker Ladd at Friday’s Brazilian Court author breakfast. As the head of the American Kennel Club’s […]