Posts Tagged: american art

Madness

Painting by Michael Burris Johnson, 2015

Madness

Painting by Michael Burris Johnson, 2015

Between the Reeds

A large oil painting, painted on private commission, a portrait of two people as animals

Between the Reeds

A large oil painting, painted on private commission, a portrait of two people as animals

Beauty is the Mystery of Life – by Agnes Martin

An Essay on Beauty, Happiness, and the pursuit of Art written by Agnes Martin

Beauty is the Mystery of Life – by Agnes Martin

An Essay on Beauty, Happiness, and the pursuit of Art written by Agnes Martin

Patience

Patience This painting is a visualization and enactment of the struggle to pass through a rigid structure and hold in tact an honest affirmation of life. There is a blending of two distinct styles of painting that do not normally

Patience

Patience This painting is a visualization and enactment of the struggle to pass through a rigid structure and hold in tact an honest affirmation of life. There is a blending of two distinct styles of painting that do not normally

Philadelphia Museum – Top Choices

Visited the Philadelphia Museum today, here are a few of the paintings that really struck me: The Moorish Chief: This one blew me away, it glowed, and functioned the way great portraiture should, I could feel the aura of the man,

Philadelphia Museum – Top Choices

Visited the Philadelphia Museum today, here are a few of the paintings that really struck me: The Moorish Chief: This one blew me away, it glowed, and functioned the way great portraiture should, I could feel the aura of the man,

Andrew Wyeth

Two of my favorite Andrew Wyeth paintings – There is something about Andrew Wyeth’s work that casts a spell – the still images seem somehow to contain a breeze, a sound, a gust or the soft moving of air –

Andrew Wyeth

Two of my favorite Andrew Wyeth paintings – There is something about Andrew Wyeth’s work that casts a spell – the still images seem somehow to contain a breeze, a sound, a gust or the soft moving of air –