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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

Art

My Thursday Night at the Whitney

(above:  The Hudson River with New Jersey buildings–from the South side, 5th floor, of the Whitney.  Photo taken around 7:00 pm., which is why buildings are in shadow.) 495 more words

New York City

Our Portal Into Publishing

The annual DMA Arts & Letters Live planning trip to New York provides the foundation for each season of the DMA’s literary and performing arts series. 571 more words

Dallas Museum Of Art

Seamen in The Whitney

“I think the picture portrays an enjoyable side of Navy life. I think it would make a good recruiting poster. I will raise my prices.” 732 more words

Things To See

What Does New York Do To An Artist's Work?

You have to ride an escalator to get the full view of sculptor Crystal Wagner’s latest artwork. It curls up the walls of Viacom corporate headquarters in Times Square and into the company’s second-floor lobby. 1,014 more words

The collision of art, nature, and mankind

Be innovative, but restrained. Embrace boldness, but be conscious of the historical environment. Create a timeless landmark, but do so in hurried time frame. The lofty expectations set upon architects are inherently contradictory. 204 more words

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