Tag Archives: Art
Excerpted from The Power of Persuasion: How We’re Bought and Sold by Robert V. Levine, ©2003: Matisse, it was said, could create any color in a painting without touching the color itself. All he asked was to control the colors around it. Similarly, look closely at a Van Gogh or a Monet or virtually any …
Scanned from The Catholic Worker, August/September 2019 It looks like a different view of Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night
Twilight by Maxfield Parrish, 1935 Parrish’s paintings are large, typically about 1/2 to 2/3 scale, and up close you can see that the final work is almost a collage of earlier works. Many features have been carefully (and literally) cut-and-pasted from other canvases. If you ever get the opportunity to see his art in person, …
I haven’t been able to track down the name of the artist. I’m still looking.
I do like this cup. It’s by artist Takeshi Yasuda, and you can get it for $125 at GoldMarkArt.com. Coffee not included.
I’m jealous of places with interesting graffiti. Our local vandals never seem to move beyond phallic symbols and the F-Word.