Tag Archive: Impressionists

Aug 06

Arts Everyday Living: Mary Cassatt’s Boating Party—Rowing for Shore?

Please be sure to click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.         MARY CASSATT’S BOATING PARTY ROWING FOR SHORE?     ____________________ ____________________ Children learn to smile from their parents. Shinichi Suzuki* Mary Cassatt was a leading member of the Impressionist movement; Shinichi Suzuki (1888-1988) combined his talent as a violinist with …

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Jul 01

Arts Everyday Living: Swans on a Summer Lake–Through an Impressionist’s Eyes

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         SWANS ON A SUMMER LAKE THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES       ____________________ ____________________ The swan in the pool is singing, And up and down doth he steer, And singing gently ever, Dips under the water clear. Heinrich Heine, Book of Songs, Lyrical Interlude, …

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Apr 10

Arts Everyday Living: A New World—Walking in the Apple Orchard with the Impressionists

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         A NEW WORLD WALKING IN THE APPLE ORCHARD    ____________________ ____________________ So has your world started to change for you?  Do you feel as if you are living your life more creatively?  Do you awaken with more enthusiasm for the coming day? …

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Sep 01

Arts Everyday Living: What is Art? Monet, Matisse, Visions of the Sea and Sky

BE CERTAIN to click on the painting to ENLARGE it.       WHAT IS ART? THE SIMPLEST THINGS IN THE WORLD   For very often I put myself in my pictures, and I am aware of what exists behind me.  I express the space and the objects in it as naturally as though I had only …

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Jun 29

Arts Everyday Living: The Forgotten Impressionists—The Return of Caillebotte

    THE FORGOTTEN IMPRESSIONISTS THE RETURN OF CAILLEBOTTE   I give to the state (of France) the pictures I own; only as I want this gift to be accepted, and accepted in such a way that the pictures go neither into an attic nor to a provincial museum but right to the Luxembourg and …

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Apr 17

Arts Everyday Living: The Healing Power of Art—Sarah and the Blue Room

BE CERTAIN to click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.    THE HEALING POWER OF ART:  SARAH’S JOURNEY To complete the theme of the healing power of art, here’s an excerpt from the book Beyond the Tunnel: the Arts and Aging in America presently available on amazon. Discover with Sarah, a nursing home resident, how …

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Mar 30

Arts Everyday Living: A Week at the Art Gallery–Flowers, Flowers, Everywhere!

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.    FLOWERS, FLOWERS—EVERYWHERE  A WEEK AT THE ART MUSEUM NEW 2015 EXHIBITIONS   The next couple of days are going to be unusually busy for me, so I won’t have much time for my blogs.  However, from Monday through Friday, I’ll be providing a daily link …

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Feb 21

Arts Everyday Living: Summer Interlude in Winter—-An Impressionist Escape

Click on the works of art to enlarge and enhance them.       What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley     Here’s a needed preview of summer, Poppy Garden, by American Impressionist Willard Metcalf (1858-1925), especially for art lovers besieged by snow and …

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Feb 01

Arts Everyday Living: Renoir and the Art of Sewing

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.      ARTS EVERYDAY LIVING  CONTINUES You’ll be able to enjoy visions like Young Woman Sewing below every week, but without the usual commentary in the next months.  I’ll be working on projects—-additional classes, a new e-book on turning points in the lives of artists, and community outreach …

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Arts Everyday Living: Renoir and the Art of Sewing

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       ARTS EVERYDAY LIVING CONTINUES You’ll still be able to enjoy more visions like Young Woman Sewing below every week, but without the usual commentary in the next months.  I’ll be working on some other projects—additional classes, a possible e-book on turning points in the lives of artists, …

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