A Forgotten Modernist Finally Gets His Due

Janice K. Johnson

Modernist architecture is undergoing an aesthetic revaluation. Despite the far-right revival of neoclassical traditions, left-leaning critics are assessing how some modernists incorporated the best of ancient forms into forward-thinking designs. At the center of this is an Austrian-born artist who has received little credit for his many buildings and monuments.  […]

A Contemporary Art Guide To: Athens

Janice K. Johnson

By Sophie Louise in Events & Review Credit: Thomas Gravanis After weathering a decade-long economic crisis, riots and mass unemployment contributing to widespread social instability, Greece’s capital, long associated more so with its history than with its burgeoning present, has emerged in recent years as one of the most exciting […]

Jen Du | Creating Powerful Imagery Through Lines and Shapes

Janice K. Johnson

About Jen Du Jen Du is an illustrator, graphic designer, and multi-disciplinary artist. She is a signed artist for the Oscar Awards official “The Academy.” Her modern geometric abstract illustration artwork performs advertising campaigns, packaging, art prints, posters, music and book covers, clothing, and products for clients worldwide. Before becoming an […]

In memoriam Zsuzsa Urbach (1933-2020)

Janice K. Johnson

Zsuzsa Urbach at the Piliscsaba campus, 2003 (Photo by János Jernyei Kiss) It is with great sadness that I report the passing of art historian Zsuzsa (Susan) Urbach, Hungary’s foremost scholar of Early Netherlandish Painting. She was 87 years old. She studied art history and archaeology at Eötvös Loránd University in […]

The Personal, Timely, Relevant Marketing Framework

Janice K. Johnson

This post is by Clint Watson, former art gallery owner and founder of BoldBrush, known for FASO Artist Websites, the leading provider of professional artist websites, the $38,000+ BoldBrush Painting Competition and the free daily art marketing newsletter, FineArtViews. As a self-proclaimed “art fanatic”, Clint delights that BoldBrush’s downtown San Antonio, Texas office is full of original art, […]