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Childe Hassam

On recent visits to the Royal Academy of Arts for the ‘Painting the Modern Garden’ exhibition, drawn to Childe Hassam’s work.  Such a wonderful discovery! 30 more words


In the Eye of the Beholder

Childe Hassam, The Room of Flowers, 1894.

I’ve gone from ooh and aah…to oh!…aha…and finally uh-oh… 

Play a little game of “I spy” and see what you can see.

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The Spirit of Line

This blog explores the wonder, artistry and meaning behind the etching revival of the 19th and 20th centuries.  How did these extraordinary artists express the spontaneity of line in etching?   40 more words

The First Snow of the Year (and Winter as Art at the AIC)

It’s snowing! It’s the first snow of the year, and, though it’s hardly enough to go skiing, it’s enough to coat the world in fresh white, making it pristine and lacy and lovely. 2,298 more words

The Room of Flowers

You know what I like about art? I’ll never see it all. Here’s an American Impressionist whom I’ve never heard of, and his painting is one I’d hang in my family room, to remind me that rooms do not have to be neat and clutter-free. 63 more words