Sean Scully in Venice 2019

Venice - October 9, 2019 If the Venice Biennale can be characterized by one word - which of course it can't - that one word would be overwhelming. From May to end of November, there are 220+ exhibitions! I was here all of May because I was setting up and following my Silk Peace Art…

Asger Jorn, the Museum – and me

July 4, 2019 I've just visited Museum Jorn in the heart of Jutland, Western Denmark, and thought I would put together a few notes of a personal character. I am no expert whatsoever on Jorn - Denmark's most important and most internationally well-known artist in modern times - but I happen to have a personal…

At the Venice Art Biennale 2019 – Purvis Young

Venice, Italy - May 17, 2019 It's high time to resume writing here - the place where I write only about other artists - exhibitions, artists, fairs, art articles, reflections on what I see. I spend the month of May here in Venice. I came on May 1 to set up my SPAR - Silk…

McArthur Binion at La Biennale 2017

I have been ignorant about this great artist - found him at the Biennale in Venice in 2017. So complex and sophisticated, yet so simple and beautiful. Incredible variation in image from far away and very close. Magic. Enjoy. Here is my 1-min video at Instagram - follow ! https://vimeo.com/channels/obergphotographics/354390686 More about him here on…

Dirk Braeckman at La Biennale

At La Biennale 2017The very "different" and moving photography by Dirk Braeckman at the Belgian Pavilion at Giardini. Here a little movie from Instagram - let's follow each other! https://vimeo.com/channels/obergphotographics/354391856 ... and a link also to his Venice homepage.

Sidney B. Felsen, Gemini G.E.L.

Sidney B. Felsen Co-founder of Gemini G.E.L. - Gemini Graphic Editions Limited - in 1966. It’s an artists’ workshop and publisher of fine-art limited edition prints and sculptures in LA. I’m very proud at having known Sydney Felsen, now 92 and still runing the shop, since the early 1970s. We had a very good talk…