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Obsession: the Trug

Jane Crisp Trug. Image courtesy of Jane Crisp.

By Regina Connell. This is one of the most gorgeous things I’ve seen in a while. There’s a woman whose work I’ve been obsessed with but about whom I haven’t had much of a chance to write. So I might … Continue reading

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The Big Picture: All the Action’s at the Auction

Michael Cooper (American, born 1943)
Soap Box Racer, 1975
Sold for $25,000

By Regina M. Connell. All images courtesy of Bonhams. The auction business is the Grace Kelly of the art world: glamorous but mysterious; beautiful but slightly forbidding. Not surprisingly, people are intensely curious, but engage awkwardly, hesitantly—or not at all. … Continue reading

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