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On the Street…Mosaic Pride, Brooklyn

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Wordplay : Fop

folk + pop = fop ex. Fop art combines the culture of a particular folk art and the visual symbolism of its counter pop culture, and often includes patriotic iconography . See “Made in China” by Andrew Schoultz.

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Bohemian Finds : Tramp Cupboard

Above: A Circa 1890-1900 carved wood Tramp Art cupboard with an apex top and diamond patterned motif. For purchasing info, please email me here. ___ When shopping for clients, I often am looking for furniture piecesĀ  with unique shapes and … Continue reading

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On Display : “Infinite Variety”

The American Folk Art Museums currently presents the “Infinite Variety” exhibit, featuring 3 centuries of over 650 red and white American quilts, on display at the Park Avenue Armory until March 30, 2011. Basic admission is free. ___ Whether you … Continue reading

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