Tag Archives: Maurice Sendak

Remembering Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak wrote and illustrated more than 100 books during his career. He received a National Book Award, a Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Award for children’s book illustration, and the National Medal of Arts. Sendak, who wrote and illustrated beloved and beguiling children’s books, most notably Where the Wild Things Are, died at…

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Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama Illustrates Alice in Wonderland

Yayoi Kusama’s talent has taken her from rural Japan to New York’s art scene to contemporary Tokyo. She is well known as an avant-garde painter, sculptor and novelist — and for her repeating dot patterns. Her works exhibited alongside the likes of Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg and George Segal during the early 1960s, where she was often associated with the pop art movement….

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