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Adam Yauch Dead: Beastie Boys' MCA Dies After Battling Cancer Adam Yauch, a member of the Beastie Boys who performed under the stage name MCA, is dead. The group confirmed the sad news on its website, issuing the following statement: It is with great sadness that we confirm that musician, rapper, activist and ... 05/8/2012 - 6:17 pm | View Link
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Beastie Boys star Adam Yauch dies aged 47 Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch has died at the age of 47, his publicist has confirmed to the BBC. The musician, director and Tibet activist was diagnosed with salivary gland cancer in 2009. Yauch underwent surgery and radiation therapy but said in 2011 ... 05/4/2012 - 10:42 am | View Link
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Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch dies at age 47 The music world is mourning again. This time, it's because Adam Yauch, known as Beastie Boys rapper MCA, has died. GlobalGrind.com, music mogul Russell Simmons ... 11/23/2014 - 12:22 pm | View Website
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In conjunction with the 10th Shanghai Biennale, the Shanghai Himalayas Museum, one of the city’s largest private art museums, has opened Follow the Heart:
Abstraction plays little part even in the boisterous realm of contemporary Chinese art, although some commentators insist that the ancient practice of calligraphy — at least to those who cannot read it — figures as abstract art.
Scully’s works on canvas and paper are emphatically abstract in the modern, Western sense of excluding imagery in favor of raw form.
The viewer who moves around it experiences a continual shifting of openings and closure, as the internal relations of its strutwork appear to revolve.
The revolving open rectangles of the sculpture keep good company with Scully’s paintings, which for years have consisted of softly contoured, hand-painted forms suggestive of worn stones or mud bricks.
A tight but beautifully ordered array of Scully’s drawings, watercolors and photographs fills a passageway between large galleries.
The photographs — of drystone walls, doorways, Old World house facades — show us how memories of things seen can nourish the vision of an abstract artist.
Many classics of 20th century abstract art have begun to look like materiel from nearly forgotten artistic skirmishes or remain tainted by their association with morally discredited utopian projects such as the Bolshevik Revolution.
In composition, touch and tone, his recent paintings build on works going back to the 1980s, yielding expressiveness without expressionism.