Click on the pastel to enlarge or enhance it. ROSES ARE FOREVER: THE JEWEL OF FLOWERS I’d rather roses on my table than diamonds on my neck. Emma Goldman (A note to readers: my blog will be continuing but I’m currently working on some new projects so the historical content will be reduced. […]
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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 […]
Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them. THE ART OF READING VAN GOGH’S PASSION I have a more or less irresistible passion for books, and I have a need to educate myself, to study, if you like, as precisely as I need to eat my bread. Vincent van Gogh, letter to […]
Please click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them. RENOIR, A WOMAN & A BOUQUET OF FLOWERS MONDAY AT THE ART MUSEUM Last Friday, I spent the entire day at the Barnes Foundation museum in Philadelphia, surrounded by some 181 incredible Renoirs, mainly of the artist’s favorite themes or as the French […]
Please click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. RENOIR, A WOMAN AND A BOUQUET OF FLOWERS COMING MONDAY The above image is used solely for educational purposes.
Click on the work to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it. THE ART OF TRANQUILITY THROUGH AN ARTIST’S EYES I’ll be away for several days in New York City and the surrounding area, so I won’t be able to take you on our regular virtual mini-exhibition this week. However, starting this Sunday and through Friday, relax, decompress, […]
PLEASE click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them. THROUGH THE EYES OF AN IMPRESSIONIST: THE FLOWERS OF PARIS I’m closing Childe Hassam (1859-1935) week with his homage to the flower vendors of Paris, produced during his first stay there from 1886-1889 (see: Monday blog for related works). During this period, his style […]
PLEASE click on the photo to enlarge it. A TRIBUTE TO VINCENT SUNFLOWERS FOREVER ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH TOMORROW The above image is used solely for educational purposes. And understand your role in the world with Through an Artist’s Eyes: Learning to Live Creatively!
Click on the watercolor and photographs to enlarge or enhance them. The modest Rose puts forth a thorn, The humble sheep a threat’ning horn: While the Lily white shall in love delight, Nor a thorn nor a threat stain her beauty bright. […]
Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. A WEEK AT THE BARNES BEGINS TOMORROW The above image is used solely for educational purposes.