Tag Archives: Picasso

AUTUMN GLOWS in my apartment

The early morning sun floods my apartment with a warm glow…….

making breakfast and reading the New York Times a pleasure.

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Tiffany,  Van Gogh,  Picasso and Shakespeare keep me company.

PICASSO takes a bite out go the BIG Apple

I created my PICASSO masterpiece at the Little Shop of Crafts on Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.

 

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The apple is a WINESAP.…………my “go to apple” for pies.

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It’s a fun place your let your creativity go wild.

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The KING TUT plate is sort of fun!

BLACK and WHITE PHOTOS……..colorized

These vintage photos have been colorized…………WOW!

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WiNNIE CHURCHILL……1941

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CLINT 1962

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PICASSO

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JIMMY STEWART

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AL HITCHCOCK

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CHARLES DARWIN

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ALBERT EINSTEIN 1921

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MARILYN and her famous “mole”

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The KENNEDY brothers in front of the White House.

 

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CLINT EASTWOOD in 1960…..admiring the engine in his Jag.

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JOAN CRAWFORD 1932

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SOPHIA and JAYNE…..showing off their famous tits.

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VALENTINES DAY • Street Art

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CARLOS PONS GUERRA visits New York

Carlos was in the Dominican Republic for a month choreographing .

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His plane to London doesn’t leave until tonight so we had a few hours to play.

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FIRST STOP………The Plaza Hotel………….

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Lunch at the Plaza………..in one of Todd English’s food spots.

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A stop at TIFFANY’S………in the exact same spot where Audrey Hepburn had her morning coffee.

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A quick visit to the MOMA..……..for a “must see” PICASSO.

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MATISSE…………meets Carlos!  Or is it the other way around!

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The painting that started it all!

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WARHOL.…….who else made Campbell’s soup a household word.

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TIMES SQUARE.………….where madness reigns.

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THE PLAZA HOTEL………….Trump bought it for $400 million in 1988.  It is up for sale again for $800 million.

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Carlos and ELOISE..………the famous painting by Hillary Knight.

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A stop in the TRUMP TOWER……………but the Donald was in IOWA!

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CLICK ON…………to see his choreography

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SOTHEBY’S • East Side Children’s Art Show

300 kids showed off their artwork at SOTHEBY’S last week………and a lot of these kids said they want to be artists when they grow up.

Move over MONET.…….and PICASSO………someday Sotheby’s may be selling these kids art.

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Kids from seven schools……kindergarten to 5th grade……. entered and were chosen by their teachers to exhibit.

It was a  delight to see the kids faces when they saw their art pinned to the wall.

GILA’S NOSH / ART GALLERY

 

On Friday, Don and I dropped in at GILA’S for a nosh. ……[on East 23rd street].
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GILA’s menu is authentic Mediterranean…….and worth the schlepp on the 23rd street crosstown bus to get there.

 

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Her rugelach is sublime……….puff pastry, strawberries, raisins, walnuts and a touch of love.

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It is a simple Continental Cafe…………no pretense………. just delightful cuisine.

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GILA lets her walls serve as a gallery for students down the street at The School of Visual arts.  This painting [a New Yorker] was on exhibit.

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MEET THE ARTIST:  Paul Thiesing…….a student in the Illustration Department at the SVA.

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Paul’s painting is now in our collection……..on the wall of my art studio………hanging next to the Picaasso.  Marie Laurencin [Picasso’s lover ] is the painting in the bottom right corner.