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A Composition Lesson from Corot

A View of Volterra Corot
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As landscape painters, one of our main tasks in composing is to get our viewers into the painting and gracefully out of it. 183 more words

Composition

Van Gogh to Kandinsky: A Walk Through the Creation of Modern Art

So it when I received a media invite for the Musee Des Beaux Arts ‘ upcoming Van Gogh to Kandisky show you better believe I was excited. 1,648 more words

Art

NEWS ITEM: Romano-British Goddess Sculpture Uncovered During Dig at Roman Fort

During a dig at Arbeia Roman Fort, in the north of England, not far from Hadrian’s Wall, a small but well preserved stone head of a Romano-British goddess was uncovered by a volunteer. 20 more words

Antiquities

New eBook will be out in a few weeks!

Please keep one eye out for my new book on Amazon! Title: Reading the McCahon Circle. It has a wonderful foreword written by Karl Kasten, Professor Emeritus, Berkeley University, California, USA. 42 more words

Art

Art History - Pin-up

I’ve recently had several requests for pin-up style photo shoots. Pin-up is like no other kind of model photography I’ve ever done. Not only does the photographer have to know what they’re doing, the model has to be completely committed to the style, while also knowing how to move and pose. 457 more words

Photography

Assignment One

After a hiatus of about ten years, I decided to start writing a diary again on my 39th birthday.  The idea of this was to find a place to settle with my own thoughts, even if just for a moment. 297 more words

Artist

Rijks (space) Museum, Amsterdam (Review)

I bought tickets to the museum in May last year, as part of birthday gift to my lover. We did not get to use it until yesterday. 480 more words

Art History