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Submerge yourself into a sea of dynamic visual poetry by abstract painting master Jane Davies. In Janes’s paintings, the world is true to nature in form and integrity. Images embrace the viewer with harmonious discourse of color, shape, line, texture and pattern, all orchestrated with an instinctual genius for proportion, movement and intuitive balance.
QUICK FACTS NAME Jean-Michel Basquiat OCCUPATION Painter BIRTH DATE December 22, 1960 DEATH DATE August 12, 1988 PLACE OF BIRTH Brooklyn, New York PLACE OF DEATH New York, New York NICKNAME “SAMO” Jean-Michel Basquiat was a Neo-Expressionist painter in the … Continue reading
This Holiday Season! Here are some happy readers of my new book “Fantasy Animals.” To the left is Lucy Steilberg and Lucy Craig Steilberg from my church in Louisville, KY. To the right is my mother, Myrl Kirstein, … Continue reading
“Rather than collecting beautiful materials for collage and mixed media, I look for those that have had a troubled past. I want to draw attention to the innate beauty of the stains, foxing and velvety … Continue reading
Joan Mitchell The Last Paintings 3 February – 28 April 2012, Hauser & Wirth London, Piccadilly ‘My paintings aren’t about art issues. They’re about a feeling that comes to me from the outside, from landscape. … Paintings aren’t about the … Continue reading
“Jacob’s Ladder” by Helen Frankenthaler Although this painting shares a name with the biblical tale of Jacob’s dreamed ascent toward heaven, and also with an ancient Egyptian toy, Frankenthaler insisted this work had no illustrational intention: “The picture developed (bit … Continue reading