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Edward Hopper

[1]The artist Edward Hopper (1882-1967) is hard to classify. We think of Hopper as a modern painter. However, he continues a trend in American painting going back to William Merritt Chase and Robert Henri. 787 more words


Curator C3.4 Ling's eyes

“Her eyes asked this question as much as her mouth did, and Sophie saw them as dark umber, as dark as Robert Henri might paint them.” Robert Henri, (American 1865-1929) Spanish Girl of Segovia.

The Curator For Dead Souls

All Creativity Builds on What Came Before...

“The student is not an isolated force. He belongs to a great brotherhood, bears great kinship to his kind. He takes and he gives. He benefits by taking and he benefits by giving.” … 580 more words

Art As A Reflection Of The Interior Person

“A work of art is the trace of a magnificent struggle.”

“A work of art is the trace of a magnificent struggle.”

― Robert Henri, painter


Highlights from John Mayer's Periscope Stream

I feel like Periscope is picking up a little more each day.
To anybody who tried to watch yesterday’s periscope I’m sorry but I felt very vulnerable. 1,055 more words

John Mayer

A Walk Around the Whitney, Minus the Hype

Light-filled, airy and buoyant, the new Whitney Museum of American Art received great reviews at its opening last month. In some ways, the striking new building even upstaged the museum’s inaugural exhibition, “America is Hard to See.” This despite the fact that Italian architect Renzo Piano’s 220,000-square-foot structure lacks an overall iconic image like the Whitney’s previous home in the Marcel Breuer-designed building on Madison Avenue. 1,137 more words

The Art Spirit Book Review

I recently read The Art Spirit by Robert Henri an American artist who, until I heard about the previously mentioned book, I didn’t even know existed. 703 more words