Posts Tagged: Art

Finality without end

Painting by Michael Burris Johnson

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

Art, Trauma & the Beyond of Being

An essay on Bracha Ettinger, David Foster Wallace, Gerhard Richter, & Anselm Kiefer.
Two videos: Ettinger at EGS and John Walsh at Yale on History Painting.

Art, Trauma & the Beyond of Being

An essay on Bracha Ettinger, David Foster Wallace, Gerhard Richter, & Anselm Kiefer.
Two videos: Ettinger at EGS and John Walsh at Yale on History Painting.

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

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 –

Agnes Martin – On Inspiration

Beautiful interview with Agnes Martin. Talks of becoming vacant and capable of channeling inspiration without letting an idea, or thought of the self come between the inspiration and the manifestation of that inspiration in art. She has trained herself to

Agnes Martin – On Inspiration

Beautiful interview with Agnes Martin. Talks of becoming vacant and capable of channeling inspiration without letting an idea, or thought of the self come between the inspiration and the manifestation of that inspiration in art. She has trained herself to