Monthly Archives: December 2018

Sentient in San Francisco – 22 December 2018

Contemporary Italian Art – Sabrina Garrasi Below – “The essence of absence”; “Inconsapevole alba”; “Beyond the dimension”; “Water spaces”; “Ethereal Silence”; “Silence Elegy.” A Poem for Today “Aunt Eudora’s Harlequin Romance” By Marilyn L. Taylor She turns the bedlamp on. … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – Winter 2018

Greeting Winter Below – Bill Duke: “Winter Solstice” Art for Winter – Paul Gauguin: “Breton Village in the Snow” Musings in Winter: Patricia Hampl “The cold was our pride, the snow was our beauty. It fell and fell, lacing day … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 20 December 2018

Contemporary German Art – IneLouise Mourick Below – “Follow the sun – 4”; “Mimosa on the waterfront”; “White blossoms under a blue sky”; “Spring is in the air”; “Endless”; “Poppies.” Remembering a Writer on the Date of Her Birth: Born … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 19 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Died 19 December 1851 – Joseph Mallord William Turner, an English painter, printmaker, and watercolorist. Below – “Rain Steam and Speed, The Great Western Railway”; “Snow Storm – Steam Boat off a Harbour’s Mouth”; “Shore … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 18 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Born 18 December 1869 – Edward Willis Redfield, an American painter. Below – “Boothbay, Maine”; “Bridge and Barge on the River”; “Charenton Bridge over the Marne”; “Dune Walk”; “France”; “In the Forest of Fontainebleau.” A … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 17 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Died 17 December 1928 – Frank Rinehart, an American photographer who was, in the words of one writer, “famous for capturing Native American personalities and scenes, especially portrait settings of leaders and members of the … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 16 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Born 16 December 1861 – Antonio de La Gandara, a French painter and illustrator. Below – “Madame Pierre Gautreau”; “Ira Rubenstein”; “Portrait of Miss L”; “Portrait of a family with their collie”; “Woman with a … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 15 December 2018

Contemporary Ukrainian Art – Oleksandr Balbyshev Below – “Shredded Lenin”; “Mickey Mouse’s Adventure’s in Wonderland”; “Let’s Go, Pikachu!”; “Dreaminess”; “Colored Boys”; “Flamingo Boy”; “Pink.” A Poem for Today “Cry To Me” by John Stanizzi We walked through some heartache in … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 14 December 2018

Contemporary Vietnamese Art – Tran Tuan Below – “Green Landscape”; “The rain”; “Early morning at countryside”; “Midday”; “Landscape in the moonlight”; “The gentle sky.” A Poem for Today “Daughters 1900” by Marilyn Nelson Five daughters, in the slant light on … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 13 December 2018

This Date in Art History: Died 13 December 2013 – Harvey Littleton, an American glass artist. Below – “Lemon-red Crown”; “Yellow Ruby Sliced Descending Form”; “Blue Crown”; “Vessel”; “Blue Paired Arcs”; “Four Seasons.” A Poem for Today “Wild Life” by … Continue reading

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