Britney Spears, “Overprotected,” 2001/Martha Rosler, “Vacuuming Pop Art,” 1966-72, sorry I couldn’t get it out of my head I actually have a lot of issues with this and feminist appraisal of Martha Rosler in particular, but u know spaces
Lucas’s parents have one of the nineties mass repros for like art van or whatever of the C. Jere copper tree horizon piece thing and I am so so so waiting for his mom to get sick of it and cast it off to us but she probs never will :(
this piece was made in actual denmark in the 1950s or 60s and is not, in fact, from one of those paint it yourself places
well I opened up craigslist antiques and the first thing i saw was somebody asking $75 for an ugly ass roseville gravy dish or whatever so probably nothing has changed or ever will
what are people buying these days? nobody likes hull anymore right? fenton is over? please tell me there is no more mccoy? shawnee? california pottery at all? there was a whole fiesta truck at the antique fair but i am hoping it didn’t do any business? people really like salvaged windows still i guess? i hate pewabic actually? blenko? garfield? montgomery ward? silvertone again? avon? autographs? are we still doing the madmen thing? i’ve been off the market a few years
a couple of my favorite ceramic pieces are like totally unidentifiable to me so i’m going to decide that they are either a) 15 y/o partylite or b) pieces somebody painted from those paint your own pottery places
check out this rad design for this year’s Mid-Michigan Zine Fair by Flat Mountain Press!
i forgot that flat mountain press was a michigan press, i bought their dorothy day linocut for lucas years and years ago, and to answer your question i guess it’s fine but i’m not going
The foundation staff was lucky enough to visit the house of the late Walter and Dawn Netsch, designed by the architect to house his remarkable collection of midcentury modern art. Netsch, who was best known for designing the United States Air Force Academy’s Cadet Chapel, believed in living with art and his personal collection includes works by Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Motherwell, and Robert Indiana among others.
I excavated this piece from my mom’s garage, it is Czech and older but I can’t remember what it is, I will talk more about my Czech pieces later (my mom collects Prussian china)