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Mieke Teirlinck – Portraits

http://users.skynet.be/geertlejeune/painting/portr.htm At Sea As night hath stars, more rare than ships In ocean, faint from pole to pole, So all the wonder of her lips Hints her innavigable soul. Such lights she gives as guide my bark; But I am … Continue reading

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Mieke Teirlinck – Portraits

http://users.skynet.be/geertlejeune/painting/portr29.htm With decisive oilpaint brush strokes M. Teirlinck paints figurative portraits, nudes, landscapes and still lifes. Sometimes she also works conceptual. Everything is painted wet-in-wet : models sit, landscapes are painted “en plein air”, preferably in one sitting. Austerity is … Continue reading

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Emile Bernard

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrBHw0XCxFk Born in 1868, in Lille, Emile Bernard comes to live in Paris with his family, in 1881. His early passion for drawing is opposed by his father but supported by his grandmother. Registered in the Studio of Cormon, in … Continue reading

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de Kooning & Men, Women, and Interiors

http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2011/dekooning/archives/category/periods/men-women-and-interiors In the late 1930s, de Kooning began to paint figures and abstracted interiors with a new liberation in the means of their making, placing himself in opposition to the geometric abstraction then popular in New York. He produced beautifully … Continue reading

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Kenneth Callahan – painting the earth – Another Bouncing Ball

http://www.artsjournal.com/anotherbb/2010/01/kenneth-callahan—painting-th.html Kenneth Callahan – painting the earth Unlike the other major members of the Northwest School, Kenneth Callahan did not seek transcendence. What was on earth was good enough for him. He started out strong as a figurative painter in … Continue reading

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The Art Appraiser: California Modernist Painter – Ed Reep

http://theartappraiser.blogspot.com/2011/09/california-modernist-painter-ed-reep.html (Originally published in Coastal View News, August 25, 2011) When it comes to discovering great art you know digging around at a flea market, thrift store — or even your garage — might just be the next great treasure … Continue reading

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Ciberculturalia: El Hombre visto por Guayasamín

http://ciberculturalia.blogspot.com/2010/09/el-hombre-visto-por-guayasamin.html Ya mi amigo Rafa ha hablado en su blog de Oswaldo Guayasamin, (1919-1999). Yo tambien quiero hacerlo porque de todas las estampas, que he guardado en mi mente sobre Ecuador, es la obra de este gran pintor quiteno de … Continue reading

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