Tag Archives | art appreciation

Arts Everyday Living: Japanese Midnight---the Moonrise Over the Waterfall

Arts Everyday Living: Japanese Midnight—the Moonrise Over the Waterfall

  Here’s another blog that I posted previously spotlighting Hiroshige’s interpretation of the moon.   JAPANESE MIDNIGHT MOONRISE OVER THE WATERFALL   The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. Carl Sandburg Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) is one of the superstars of Japanese art, while American writer Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) won three Pulitzer […]

Continue Reading
Toulouse-Lautrec: Margot

Arts Everyday Living: Enhancing Our Lives—Dogs in Art, An Artist’s Tail

Reposting a previous blog.   CELEBRATING DOGS IN ART: AN ARTIST’S TAIL  Even if you’re not a dog lover, I hope you’ll still enjoy this virtual exhibition of our canine friends.  I’ve decided to arrange this mini-gallery chronologically, from the 1600s to the twentieth century. You’ll encounter an eclectic mix of puppies, adults, occupants of […]

Continue Reading