Birthdays: Weston, William Morris, Juan Gris, Yayoi Kusama!, Agnes Martin

BIRTHDAYS: WESTON, WILLIAM MORRIS, JUAN GRIS, YAYOI KUSAMA!, AGNES MARTIN

March 24, 1886. Edward Henry Weston was a 20th century American photographer. He has been called one of the most innovative and influential...

Anthony van Dyck

ANTHONY VAN DYCK

March 22, 1599. Sir Anthony van Dyck was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England. He is most famous...

 
 
 
Happy Birthday Bach

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BACH

J.S. Bach was born OTD in 1685. A new post with a... a performance on metmuseum pedal harpsichord MetMusic Cantata's Website Let's...

William Henry Johnson

WILLIAM HENRY JOHNSON

March 18, 1901. William Henry Johnson was an African American painter born in Florence, South Carolina, and is becoming more widely...

 
 
 
Georges de La Tour

GEORGES DE LA TOUR

March 19, 1593. Georges de La Tour was a French Baroque painter, who spent most of his working life in the Duchy of Lorraine, which...

Homage to Howard Hodgkin

HOMAGE TO HOWARD HODGKIN

Sir Howard Hodgkin , who has died aged 84, was literally a broad-brush artist, the width of whose lush, pigment-loaded strokes was...

 
 
 
Happy Birthday Alexej von Jawlensky

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY

March 13, 1864. Alexej Georgewitsch von Jawlensky was a Russian expressionist painter active in Germany. He was a key member of the...

Happy Birthday Elaine de Kooning

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ELAINE DE KOONING

March 12, 1918. Elaine de Kooning was an Abstract Expressionist, Figurative Expressionist painter in the post-World War II era and...

 
 
 
Matisse and Diebenkorn at SFMOMA

MATISSE AND DIEBENKORN AT SFMOMA

Richard Diebenkorn, Woman on a Porch, 1958. Oil on canvas, 72 x 72 in. . New Orleans Museum of Art, museum purchase through the National...

Happy Birthday Mondriaan

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MONDRIAAN

March 07, 1872. Pieter Cornelis "Piet" Mondriaan, after 1906 Mondrian was a Dutch painter. He was an important contributor to the De...

 
 
 
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

GIOVANNI BATTISTA TIEPOLO

March 05, 1696. Giovanni Battista Tiepolo , also known as Gianbattista or Giambattista Tiepolo, was an Italian painter and printmaker...

March 1st - the birthday of two very different artists, Botticelli and Kokoschka

MARCH 1ST - THE BIRTHDAY OF TWO VERY DIFFERENT ARTISTS, BOTTICELLI AND KOKOSCHKA

Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, known as Sandro Botticelli (Italian: [ˈsandro bottiˈtʃɛlli]; c. 1445 - May 17, 1510), was...

 
 
 
Shrove Tuesday

SHROVE TUESDAY

Enjoy PancakeDay with Rembrandt , from 1635. Images from the British Museum Dutch Apple Syrup Topping Shrove Tuesday (also known in...

Birthdays for the week of Feb 24 - 27: Sorolla, Daumier, Renoir and Homer

BIRTHDAYS FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 24 - 27: SOROLLA, DAUMIER, RENOIR AND HOMER

February 27, 1863. Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida was a Valencian Spanish painter. Sorolla excelled in the painting of portraits, landscapes,...

 
 
 
Kazimir Malevich born this day in 1878

KAZIMIR MALEVICH BORN THIS DAY IN 1878

"Color is the essence of painting, which the subject always killed." KazimirMalevich born otd in 1878. On view

100th anniversary tribute to Rodin at the Legion

100TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE TO RODIN AT THE LEGION

There are exhibits of Rodin's work that are more powerful - the placement of the "Burghers of Calais" as you walk up the lawn to the...

 
 
 
Ansel Adams

ANSEL ADAMS

February 20, 1902. Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist best known for his black-and-white landscape...

Happy birthday Constantin Brancusi

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI

February 19, 1876. Constantin Brancusi was a Romanian-born sculptor who made his career in France. As a child he displayed an aptitude...

 
 
 
Happy Birthday Anders Zorn

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ANDERS ZORN

Swedish artist AndersZorn was born OnThisDay in 1860. Anders Zorn, Sweden's answer to Sargent, is ready for rediscovery. He was one...

Zubaran

ZUBARAN

On facebook, those interested in art tag other artists and art aficionados to research and post images and information about certain...

 
 
 



Mark Webster - Landscape Oil Painting 61911

Mark Webster - Landscape Oil Painting 61911. 6x6" Oil on Panel. Check Availability. MarkWebster.net Read more ...

Ferdinand du Puigaudeau, Banks of the Loire in Moonlight

Private collection Date: 1911 Technique: Oil on canvas, 53.4 x 73 cm Source Read more ...

EPA Studio / Elphick Proome Architects

© Karl Beath Architects: Elphick Proome Architects Location: Harry Gwala Rd, Westville, 3629, South Africa Area: 832.0 m2 Project Year: 2006 Photographs: Karl Beath Quantity... Read more ...

Abstract Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “MACAW

I began this painting while teaching a workshop on gold leaf. It has texture and a smooth area, all covered in gold leaf. The painting is made n top of this. The painting also... Read more ...

'dream blue, dream fire' contemporary abstract oil and mixed media landscape...

Dream blue, dream fire by santa fe artist dawn chandler Dream Blue, Dream Fire by Santa Fe Artist Dawn Chandler
 contemporary abstract ‘textual' landscapeoil & mixed media on... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Palette Knife Mountain Lake Landscape Oil Painting 32111

Mark Webster - Palette Knife Mountain Lake Landscape Oil Painting 32111. 8x10" Oil on Canvas. Check Availability. MarkWebster.net Read more ...

Commissioned Still Life Oil Paintings by JEANNE ILLENYE

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Headquarters ‘Le Duff Group' / Ateliers 2/3/4

© Patrick Miara Architects: Ateliers 2/3/4/ Location: Rennes, France Architect In Charge: Olivier Arene Design Team: Jean-Baptiste Fauvel, Cristina Sanchez, Ana-Monica Stoinea... Read more ...

SUNFLOWERS - Original Palette Knife Painting by Marina Petro

©Marina Petro "Sunflowers"16 x 12Original acrylic palette knife painting on Gessobord Only one in the entire universe...and it could be yours!Certificate Of Authenticity... Read more ...

Contemporary Floral Abstract Fine Art Painting, “ALTERED SCALE” by...

The days are growing longer, the sun feels warmer, and thoughts of Springtime are sprouting!Join me for a celebration of Spring with blossoms of color and my own version of... Read more ...