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ARTIST PROFILE: JEFF KOONS

by marissa bea One of my heroes, and the man who creates controversy at every turn, Jeff Koons, is one of the absolute greats in the contemporary art world. Koons, a university educated artist, worked on Wall Street as a commodity broker for several years, and brought his unique view of art marketing into his [...]

THE FIRST REQUIEM OF SUMMER 2009

by chris carpenter Sometimes the French get a bad rap in America, not Somalian Pirate bad, but some of you may recall some of America’s finest (& most ignorant) referring to McDonald’s favorite treat as “Freedom Fries.”  Then again, Americans get a bad rap around a fair share of the globe so in reality both [...]