Chuck Close is renown for his large portraits; mosaic compositions made up of hundreds of squares, each a small painting on its own. Up close they are an engaging but indecipherable abstract of color and form, but back away and a...
Alexander Calder (1898-1976) changed the art world by introducing movement into sculpture. As a small child he collected scraps of copper wire to make jewelry for his sister's dolls. The son and grandson of sculptors, at ten he had...
Our affinity with James Turrell’s work becomes apparent when you read the two words most often associated with the artist – light and space. A pilot at age 16, he became fascinated by the sky as a canvass for light and dark, and...