Extreme Canvas 2: The Golden Age of Hand-Painted Movie Posters from Ghana

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Extreme Canvas 2: The Golden Age of Hand-Painted Movie Posters from Ghana

Thank gods for Ernie Wolfe III! Extreme Canvas 2: The Golden Age of Hand-Painted Movie Posters from Ghana—the title says it all– is loaded with hundreds of movie posters, celebrating Ghana’s movie poster artists and the Golden¬† Era, 1985 to 1999, during which they plied their craft. The hand-painted movie poster is vanishing art form…

Preview: All Jazzed Up About the 1920s–The Great Gatsby at the Century Guild

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Preview: All Jazzed Up About the 1920s–The Great Gatsby at the Century Guild

It may not be the art you’re used to us covering at CARTWHEEL, but I couldn’t pass up the invitation from the Century Guild for a solo preview of Academy Award-winning designer Catherine Martin‘s costumes and sketches for The Great Gatsby, directed by Baz Luhrmann.¬† Martin created the sketches, which are printed on watercolor paper,…

Ryan McIntosh – Print release on the street

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Ryan McIntosh – Print release on the street

Ryan McIntosh just enacted the most innovative art releases I’ve ever seen in the history of Los Angeles. He stapled 36 of his prints to a wall on Melrose near the intersection of Formosa and within several hours all of them were snatched up by his various collectors — which included everyone from museum curators…