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John Ruskin as a Teacher

October 25, 2016

We usually remember of the great Victorian critic of art, literature, and culture, John Ruskin, for his massive multivolume works: Modern Painters… 381 more words

John Ruskin

More than 100 masterpieces by artist JMW Turner will be exhibited in Margate

More than 100 works by celebrated landscape artist JMW Turner will be exhibited at Turner Contemporary in Margate from next month.

The display will be the fullest survey of the artist’s watercolours of Margate to ever be shown at the gallery, which sits on Margate seafront on the same site where Turner stayed when visiting the town in the 19th Century, 20 more words


Artist research: Angela de la Cruz and an excursion to the Turner Prize

All websites mentioned in this post were accessed on 19 October 2016. All images shown are in the public domain.

19 October 2016. Another Turner Prize nominee in the list of artists my tutor has chosen for me to look at. 309 more words


October 10: Release

What is going on in the photograph taken on 10 October 1907 by Able Seaman Joseph Chidwick?

We don’t expect to see any British photographs of manacled slaves.  777 more words

Reflections Of The Heart

Captured this black and white image which projected…..

Title  :  Reflections Of The Heart

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Mr. Turner (2014)

2016 #153
Mike Leigh | 150 mins | streaming (HD) | 2.35:1 | UK, France & Germany / English | 12 / R

There are two stars in Mike Leigh’s biopic of famed British artist J.M.W. 217 more words

4 Stars

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#17 Drawing is About Mark Making

“Every mark has a distinct character and quality.Every mark is a signature. Variations in pressure and weight is the visual equivalent of intonation. 452 more words