Monthly Archives: February 2023

Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon room divider

Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon is perhaps my favorite painting. One of the twentieth centuries’ most important paintings, it is now part of the collection of Museum of Modern Art in New York. Preceded by nearly 100 sketches, it has been stated that Picasso’s creativity was spontaneous, but carefully conceived. The five women, all prostitutes, seem… Read more »

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Picasso’s Three Musicians

A little too large for a chair, Three Musicians fit perfectly on a bench. ¬†Created by Picasso in 1921, it is now part of the collection in the New York Museum of Modern Art. Although it is an oil painting, Three Musicians looks like a collage made from cut out pieces of colored paper. The… Read more »

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The Scream

This has always been one of my favorite paintings, and was an honor to recreate as a chair. The Scream (Norwegian: Skrik) is a composition created by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch in 1893. The agonized face in the painting has become one of the most iconic images of art, seen as symbolizing the anxiety of… Read more »

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