Archive for the ‘Botero’ Category

12/19/2006

Game No. 1
“This is to that, as that is to this!”

In which we ask you to:
Send us photos of any four artworks –
compare the relationship of one pair
with the relationship of the other pair.

Craig Dukerschein sent in this one:

———————————————is to —- as ———————————— is to
Pretty good! They’re both cut off, truncated on the right. But they still twist upward. The ones on the right are squatter and broader too. And the ones on the right are uglier. The sculpture must be a Botero, right? Sign her up for “Kitsch of the Day.”

Do you have a
“This is to that, as that is to this!”
?

Send me photos of any four artworks,
and compare the relationship of one pair
with the relationship of the other pair.

Think of a good one and send it to TheNewModernist@gmail.com

You might win something!
-Edwardo

12/19/2006

Game No. 1
“This is to that, as that is to this!”

In which we ask you to:
Send us photos of any four artworks –
compare the relationship of one pair
with the relationship of the other pair.

Craig Dukerschein sent in this one:

———————————————is to —- as ———————————— is to
Pretty good! They’re both cut off, truncated on the right. But they still twist upward. The ones on the right are squatter and broader too. And the ones on the right are uglier. The sculpture must be a Botero, right? Sign her up for “Kitsch of the Day.”

Do you have a
“This is to that, as that is to this!”
?

Send me photos of any four artworks,
and compare the relationship of one pair
with the relationship of the other pair.

Think of a good one and send it to TheNewModernist@gmail.com

You might win something!
-Edwardo