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Mini Biography: Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin

Birth: November 2, 1699
Death: December 6, 1779
Nationality: French
Movement: Rococo time period, but French Provincial Realism in practice (yes, I totally made French Provincial Realism and to see why check out… 192 more words
Art

Inspiration Can Be a Daily Thing

When my college roommate was visiting after Thanksgiving, I would hear her phone ping every morning with texts.

Her mom, who is in her 80s, lives alone and asks that my college roommate and her two brothers make some contact via text every morning. 443 more words

Parenting

In praise of nakedness

“I’m going to promote myself exactly as I am, with all my weak points and my strong ones. My weak points are that I’m self-conscious and often insecure, and my strong point is that I don’t feel any shame about it.” – Patti Smith… 926 more words

Opinion

Paintings of Infinite Worth

In the postscript to Umberto Eco’s dense and philosophical historical novel, The Name of the Rose, he observes: “…I would define the poetic effect as the capacity that a text displays for continuing to generate different readings, without ever being completely consumed.” 960 more words

Landscape at Collioure and Squamish, Canada

Content image (photo): Squamish, Canada

Style image (painting): Landscape at Collioure by Henri Matisse, 1905

Neural network result: 32 more words

Landscape

Landscape at Collioure and Tübingen

Content image (photo): Tübingen, Germany

Style image (painting): Landscape at Collioure by Henri Matisse, 1905

Neural network result: 32 more words

Landscape

Copy the Great Masters - Milton Avery

What is It?

Painting Seated Woman in Blue“, by Milton AveryDate not known.

How was this painting done?

Milton Avery has creatively used simplification in his drawing of the furniture and model. 570 more words

Art