Ellington Session Break, 1954
No single label in the history of music had as many true hell-raisers and genuine pioneers as Sam Phillips’ Sun Records. Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and, of course, Elvis Presley were all early Sun stars.
Today, we present a series of the group The Prisonaires — the Prisonaires were actual prisoners, all of them doing hard time for serious offenses. Learn more about them here.
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…at the Vermont Studio Center I honed my ball skills with the most wonderful Ross Gay, as well as apparently nurturing my use of the word LIKE, yeesh.
Ross Gay and Hazel Meyer showed us their basketball routine, spoke on the relationship between art and ball, and demonstrated how to properly shoot a jumper.
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Yang Maoyuan, Aristophanes 1/8, Bronze, 50×25×25 cm, 2007, image courtesy of the artist.
François Pompon - Panthère noire, 1925
Épreuve en bronze à patine noire à transparence ardoise signée sur la patte postérieure droite. Cire perdue de C. Valsuani.
Ht : 21.5 ; Long : 58.3 ; Larg : 7.7 cm
Gilles Caron, Protest rue Saint-Jacques, Paris, 6 May 1968.