Monthly Archives: September 2013
On Saturday an African Ibis left this little painting for me on the deck.
Psychoanalysis has influenced Surrealism in the 1920’s and 1930’s and later feminism in the 1970’s and 1980’s, because they all have a fascination with origins, with dreams and fantasies, with the primitive, the child, the insane, subjectivity and sexuality. Andre … Continue reading
PAINTING A SMALL OBJECT IN DETAIL The only interesting looking fruit I can find in my house is a pineapple, not so small, but with a lot of detail, a full range of tonal variances and a limited palette. I’ll … Continue reading
GEORGIA O’KEEFFE (1887-1986) Georgia O’Keeffe was born in Wisconsin. Her husband, Alfred Stieglitz, also gallery owner and photographer, defined her public persona by revealing to the world her strengths and vulnerabilities through his famous close up portraits of her. He … Continue reading