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To Obey or Isabey -- That is the Question

French artist Jean-Baptiste Isabey, like Max Ernst; is another artist who has both happy and sad anniversaries during the month of April.  Isabey was born in Nancy, France, on 11 April 1767; and died on 18 April, 1855. 105 more words

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Van Gogh 3D Animation | Luca Agnani - Video Mapping Studio

For the Sheer Beauty of It, Van Gogh and Monet on a Winter Wednesday:

Brought to You by Your Curated Information Blog, Create & Be Well… 149 more words

A Feminist Re-Interpretation of Renoir's 'La Loge'

I have recently begun tutoring a student in A-level art history, which has had the happy side-effect of bringing me back in touch with many paintings I have not examined for a long time.  1,060 more words

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Q&A with "Anne de Champagne," a French painter

(Note: This Q&A was conducted partly via email, and partly in person, in French. The translation into English is mine: the French version follows the English one. 2,589 more words


An Artist In Paris, 1996

Obviously, everyone knows what has happened in Paris and my thoughts are with the Parisians and French people. I’ve only been to Paris once, in December 1996. 690 more words


The Brilliant, Fluid, Coloured World of Henri Matisse

Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was born on December 31, 1869, in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, France. He started painting while recovering from appendicitis at age 19.

Matisse initially painted in the established mainstream style of European painting of the time that had faithfully captured the appearance of reality for hundreds of years. 487 more words


the large scale abstract art of Marie-Cecile Aptel

French artist Marie-Cecile Aptel talks about the process and her thoughts behind her wonderful large scale paintings… 1,542 more words

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