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An Artist in America - Thomas Hart Benton

Thomas Hart Benton has a rich history and added much to the collection of Regionalism in American art. Born in a well-to-do family in Neosho, Missouri in 1889, Benton’s father pushed his son to follow in his own steps to become a lawyer.   793 more words

Books

Mural Artist Still Painting at 98

I do like stories about people who love their work so much that they never want to stop.

Perhaps it helps to have a talent like muralist Eric Bransby, who got to study with one of my favorite artists, Thomas Hart Benton. 287 more words

Missouri's Western Identity During the Nineteenth Century

The recent and ongoing events in Ferguson, Missouri, since the August death of Michael Brown have sparked a national (and international) interest in learning more about political, social, cultural, and economic conditions in Missouri. 1,513 more words

History

A COMPOSER'S GUIDE TO GAME MUSIC wins a Global Music Award (GMA Book Award)

The Global Music Awards has presented a Gold Medal Award of Excellence as a GMA Book Award this year to the book that has been judged as exceptional in the field of music.   153 more words

Game Music

It Was Time We Met

My October was unintentionally artsy, so, just as a disclaimer, this post gets a little artsy fartsy. Think of it as your own mini-NYC-art tour led by yours truly. 1,545 more words

"Thomas Hart Benton's 'America Today' Mural Rediscovered" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thomas Hart Benton, Changing West (1930-31), oil on canvas, 92″ x 117″; courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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