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Date: January 25th, 2006

Acrylic Denial

25 January, 2006 (19:37) | Plastic Arts | 45 comments

Why are the Acrylic paintings in some of our most important museums labeled as Synthetic Polymer Paint? They don’t improperly label Oils or Watercolor or Gouache (which are just opaque water colors). I understand that in the past it was difficult to judge what particular paint system might have been used to create a work. […]