Remembering Artist Thomas Kinkade

We are saddened by the loss of artist Thomas Kinkade, and welcome you to post your thoughts here.  The art styles of Thomas Kinkade and Steve Kaufman may have been quite different, but we can’t help but note how both talents were lost at an early age, and some of the similarities these two artists … Continue reading

Should art be collected for its beauty and how it makes you feel, or should it collected for an investment?

Should art be collected for its beauty and how it makes you feel, or should it collected for an investment?  What is your opinion?

Art or Advertising?

Andy Warhol painted Campbell’s Soup cans, Brilllo boxes, perfume bottles, and many other objects that we see every day.  He looked at these products and saw art.  Warhol created oil paint on canvas silkscreens of these everyday products, and art collectors weren’t quite sure how to react to them.  Some looked at his paintings as glorified ads. … Continue reading

Steve Kaufman Art and More with Diana Vachier

On February 12, 2010, the world lost Steve Kaufman, one of it’s greatest American Pop Artists and a generous humanitarian. Steve Kaufman, former assistant to Andy Warhol, Steve Kaufman’s memory as well as his paintings will live on forever.  From his warm smile and generous heart, to his ability to tell a great story and his … Continue reading