Archipenko’s work speaks to me with its fluidity, simple lines, and use of space. According to Archipenko, “In art the shape of the empty space should be no less important than the meaning of the shape of solid matter.” Like with music where rests inform the music as much as the notes themselves, the empty space in… 22 more words
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The colors in Lacombe’s Vorhor appear different in person, much more vibrant. And the wave really is green.
Perhaps the painting speaks to me because it reminds me of slivers of sandy beaches between rocky cliffs in Northern California, like the trail that opens to McClure’s Beach in Point Reyes. 12 more words
Today was the day that my grandmother and I decided to go the IMA (aka the Indianapolis Museum of Art). It had been 2 years since the last time we had gone and because of location, my busy schedule at work, LIFE, the price of admission (and I’m considering a membership there), it was well worth spending the money and spending about 3 hours looking at everything. 405 more words