Tag Archive: food in art

Apr 19

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Tea for Two with Pastries and A Spoonful of Sugar

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         THE ART OF TEA FOR TWO WITH PASTRIES & A SPOONFUL OF SUGAR   ____________________ ____________________ Water is the mother of tea, a teapot its father, and fire the teacher. Chinese Proverb Albert Anker (1831-1910) still remains one of his native Switzerland’s …

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Jan 13

Arts Everyday Living: A French Chef–The Master of the Kitchen

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           A FRENCH CHEF THE ART OF CREATIVE COOKING     ____________________ ____________________ A skilled and trained cook who works in a restaurant, especially the most important cook. Cambridge Dictionary Have you heard of Irish pairtner William Orpen (1878-1931)?  Acknowledged in his …

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Dec 04

Arts Everyday Living: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry—Spanish Style

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           EAT, DRINK, AND BE MERRY SPANISH STYLE   ____________________ ____________________ If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit Even though Still Life with Bread, Ham, Cheese, …

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Dec 05

Arts Everyday Living: An Artist’s Palate & The Art of Food–Eat, Drink, & Be Merry

BE CERTAIN to click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them.     AN ARTIST’S PALATE: THE ART OF FOOD, PART III Just a few more offerings remain on the menu including a picnic, a loaf of bread, a champagne lunch, afternoon tea, and a market fruit stand. ____________________  Seating themselves on the greensward, they eat …

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Dec 03

Arts Everyday Living: An Artist’s Palate, The Art of Food, II, Van Gogh & Others

Click on the works of art to ENLARGE and ENHANCE them.       AN ARTIST’S PALATE: THE ART OF FOOD, PART II Why not sample a Van Gogh and Gauguin? Or discover Clara Peeter’s masterpieces? Or enter William Merritt Chase’s kitchen? BALANCING ACT Flemish painter Clara Peeter (1594-c. 1657) may not be a household name today, …

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Dec 01

Arts Everyday Living: An Artist’s Palate—The Art of Food, Calorie-Free Highlights

PLEASE click, sometimes twice, on the works of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE them.   AN ARTIST’S PALATE: THE ART OF FOOD, PART I  MONDAY AT THE ART MUSEUM Still recovering from Thanksgiving dinner?  Or are you ready for another feast, calorie-free, with no chance of indigestion? An Artist’s Palate: The Art of Food Through the Centuries, Part …

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Nov 29

Arts Everyday LIving: Coming Monday—An Artist’s Palate, The Art of Food

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.        AN ARTIST’S PALATE  THE ART OF FOOD THROUGH THE CENTURIES  COMING MONDAY     The above image is used solely for educational purposes.   Access the art of Creative Routines at Home in Through an Artist’s Eyes: Learning to Live Creatively!

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May 11

Arts Everyday Living: Edward Hopper—Dinner in New York

Click on the painting to enhance it.             Edward Hopper (1882-1967)  and his wife Josephine Nivison Hopper (1883-1968) lived in the same apartment in the Washington Square section of New York for several decades.  Jo, an artist herself, collaborated with her husband in the planning of his striking, often monumental …

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Mar 17

Arts Everyday Living: Edouard Manet—Do You Like Asparagus?

Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them.   How much does asparagus cost in your local store?  Whether fresh, frozen or canned, its slender stalks are usually highly priced and prized by today’s consumers.  However, in the Paris of the Impressionists, only the most affluent could afford such a delicacy. Asparagus …

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Mar 15

Arts Everyday Living: Claude Monet and a Dessert to Remember

Click on the works of art to enhance them.         Monet was on one of his painting campaigns along the coast of Normandy, when he captured the delectable, rounded cakes or galettes that seem to revolve before us across the table. The artist was friends with their creator, pastry expert Paul Antoine Graff …

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