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Arts Everyday Living: Through the Eyes of an Impressionist-Have You Heard of John Otis Adams?

  Have you heard of American Impressionist John Otis Adams (1851-1927)? Born in Indiana, Adams studied abroad, both in London and Munich.  However, Adams spent most of his career in his home state, creating a definitive body of work based on the changing landscape of the seasons.  He belonged to the Hoosier Group, its members […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Impressionist Summer-Geraniums in a French Garden to A Country Cottage

  American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935) was a prolific artist, creating some 3,000 works of art including oils, watercolors, etchings, and lithographs.  His paintings reflect the various places where he traveled and lived, from the intimate garden scene done while he was living in France from 1886-1889, to the rustic old house of East Hampton, […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Jewel of American Impressionism– New England Island, Eternal Summer

NEW ENGLAND ISLAND, ETERNAL SUMMER   …..there shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart.* Celia Thaxter, poet   American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935), like his French counterparts led by Claude Monet, often recreated the luminous light and color of summer. Except his inspiration was mainly within the heart of New England, from the picturesque […]

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