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Inventing Impressionism at the National Gallery

On Saturday 25th April, the National Gallery held a study day to coincide with the Inventing Impressionism display, spring’s contender in the 2015 blockbuster exhibition stakes. 983 more words


Ten on Tuesday: Favorite American Paintings

A couple of weeks ago, the Ten on Tuesday topic was favorite American paintings.  This made me do a lot of thinking,  looking pictures up on the Internet,  and …. 90 more words

Ten On Tuesday

Arte Que Inspira Paz

Recientemente vi la película “Tomorrowland.” Parte del mensaje de la historia estaba basada en que el futuro de la humanidad iba a llegar a un fin porque todo el tiempo estábamos bombardeados con imágenes negativas. 555 more words

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Storytelling for kids: Rossini's Ghost and other marvels

I’ve been relieving a bit of my video childhood thanks to YouTube.  Way back when, Devine Entertainment created a bit of divine entertainment by creating a series of short movies about famous artists, musicians and scientists. 126 more words


A much hated painting...

Mary Cassatt died on this day, June 14, 1926. The Impressionist artist was born in Pennsylvania but she lived in France much of her adult life. 92 more words

Happy birthday Mary Cassatt!

Happy birthday to American Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt, born today, May 22, 1844.

She was a great admirer of Edgar Degas and both artist had a long period of collaboration. 85 more words

High On Art

Over the years I’ve looked at lots of art.  I always enjoy what I see, but from time to time an exhibit sets my heart to racing.   392 more words