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National Gallery of Art

I spent a delightful afternoon leading a tour group from The Village at Orchard Ridge to the National Gallery of Art in DC yesterday.  We made the trip to see the wonderful… 102 more words



There is the artist and there is the model and there is the artist as model
and the model as audience and there are many images of the model… 39 more words


‘Moulin Rouge’ and ‘Le Crazy Horse’ provide sizzling Parisian entertainment

After feasting on tasty patisserie, fine wines and French gourmet food, fancy something different in the City of Light?

An evening’s entertainment at the ‘ 805 more words



I was introduced to the works of Toulouse-Lautrec by my art teacher back in high school many moons ago. I have since seen several exhibitions of his works in Pavia, Paris and NY and he remains one of my favourites to this day. 333 more words

Poster Illustration

La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910 (and a little bit of Toulouse-Lautrec) at the Art Gallery of Alberta

The most important thing to say about the current exhibition on the second floor of the Art Gallery of Alberta is that it is  a magnificent, overwhelming survey of the graphic arts produced in Paris in the decades around 1895.  1,912 more words

Artsy Stuff


Was riding a high
hadn’t felt this in a long time
you made me happy
that someone like you still existed 125 more words

New books from the Seattle Art Museum (SAM)

Over the weekend, my wife and I found ourselves at the Seattle Art Museum without children.  She left me in the book store while she ran other errands.  358 more words