Monthly Archives: January 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 1 February 2019

Greeting February 2019 Below – A. Y. Jackson: “Winter, Charlevoix County” Art for February – Olga Voroblova: “February” Musings in February: Roman Payne “It is growing cold. Winter is putting footsteps in the meadow. What whiteness boasts that sun that … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 31 January 2019

Contemporary British Art – Teresa Wells Below – “Narcissus”; “I Spirit”; “Gaia”; “Division”; “Desire and Denial”: “Boudica.” Remembering a Nobel Laureate on the Date of His Birth: Born 31 January 1935 – Kenzaburo Oe, a Japanese novelist, short story writer, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 30 January 2019

American Art – Frederic Edwin Church (1826-1900) Church was a member of the Hudson River School of painters. Below – “New England Scenery”; “The Icebergs”; “Twilight in the Wilderness”; “Niagra”; “The Aegean Sea”; “Oosisoak.” Remembering an Author on the Date … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 29 January 2019

British Art – William Holman Hunt (1827-1910): Part I of II. Below – “Our English Coasts”; “Amaryllis”; “The Lady of Shalott”; “The Birthday”; “Portrait of Fanny Holman Hunt.” A Date for Curmudgeons – Part I of III: W. C. Fields, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 28 January 2019

Contemporary Canadian Art – Jon Cooper Below – “Now”; Untitled; Untitled; “Night Train”; “A Good Way”; Untitled. Remembering a Writer on the Date of Her Birth: Born 28 January 1873 – Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette), a French novelist and journalist who … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 27 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 27 January 1805 – Samuel Palmer, an English painter and etcher: Part I of II. Below – “The Bellman”; “The Bright Cloud”; “A Cornfield by Moonlight with the Evening Star”; “A Church with a … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 26 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 26 January 1824 – Theodore Gericault, a French painter and lithographer. Below – “The Raft of the Medusa”; “Portrait of Laure Bro”; “The Capture of a Wild Horse”; “Heroic Landscape with Fishermen”; “Insane Woman”; … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 25 January 2019

Contemporary Russian Art – Aljona Shapovalova Below – “Perfect and boring”; “Space of Silence Part I”; “Maybe it’s dawn, but I do not insist”; “Pure.” Musings in Winter: Nicholas Sparks “It’s hard at times, but it makes a kid strong … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 24 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 24 January 1872 – Konstantin Bogaevsky, a Russian painter. Below – “Ships, Evening Sun”; “Tropical Landscape”; “Italian landscape”; “Sea Shore”; “Rainbow”; “Cloud.” Musings in Winter: Helen Keller “We could never learn to be brave … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 23 January 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 23 January 1832 – Edouard Manet, a French painter: Part I of II. Below – “Music in the Tuileries”; “The Luncheon on the Grass”; “Berthe Morisot with a Bouquet of Violets”; “The Cafe Concert”; … Continue reading

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