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Art Collectibles Reflections by Kathy and Bill Lair

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Entries Tagged as 'Found Object'

The Object as Art

July 17th, 2008 · No Comments · Art, Collectibles

Our collectible business has been a great resource for found objects that we see as art. Some of these objects we can bring home for inspiration, while others we can only bring home in the form of a photo. Many of the objects we acquire are used in arrangements to tickle our minds. But when […]

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Duchamp got me into the flea market business

June 11th, 2008 · No Comments · Art, Collectibles, FleaMarket, Inspiration

Working as potters for years our ideas about art were strongly tied up with skill and with hard work. So when I saw¬†Marcel Duchamp’s urinal, a found object that he had submitted to a salon show, I couldn”t believe it. Duchamp found this urinal and called it his sculpture? He had to be kidding. He […]

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