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I had not intended on visiting the Barberini. It was not even on my radar from my readings. As an admirer of Caravaggio it should have been but I was ignorant of its collection. I had an afternoon to kill … Continue reading
An interesting film by Scott Burdick.
Here is an interesting article I ran across on Plein Air Magazine’s site. http://www.outdoorpainter.com/news/healing-through-plein-air-painting.html Healing Through Plein Air Painting Written by Bob Bahr Pochade boxes made for the soldiers … and, evidently, some issues of one of the organizer’s favorite … Continue reading
A couple of sketches from a recent trip to North Georgia and Western North Carolina.
Here is some information on the PBS documentary, Howard Pyle and the Illustrated Story. http://www.howardpyledvd.com/ Draw Attention – 46 minutes that captivate and motivate With a total run time of 46 minutes, this fast-paced documentary was designed specifically for … Continue reading
Every Picture Tells a Story: N.C. Wyeth Illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum. April 27, 2013 – December 29, 2013 Wyeth Center The exhibition, based on the holdings of the Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, is composed of … Continue reading
Borrowed from Rick Steves. For artists a second bag might be necessary for supplies and palette knives must be checked on airplanes. Another option is to order your supplies before you leave and have them shipped to your destination. … Continue reading
Listen Listen to the programme 23:00 Download the mp3 Part Two BBC legend Charles Wheeler follows the trail of World War II’s looted art – and unwittingly begin a strange odyssey into bad politics, big lies and priceless masterpieces. With … Continue reading
Looted Art: BBC legend Charles Wheeler follows the trail of World War II’s looted art – and unwittingly begin a strange odyssey into bad politics, big lies and priceless masterpieces.
Looted Art Listen Listen to the programme 23:00 Download mp3 Part One From 1933 to the wars end, Nazi Germany systematically looted millions of works of art from individuals and the nations they went on to conquer. http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/documentaries/2008/01/080109_looted_art_one.shtml The largest act of … Continue reading
An interesting story from the Miami Herald. http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/05/29/v-fullstory/3423273/adiveinto-the-past.html