Monthly Archives: May 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 1 June 2019

Greeting June Lauritz Andersen: “In the Month of June” Art for June – Eugene Grasset: “June” Musings in June: Lucy Maud Montgomery “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June.” Art … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 31 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 31 May 1860 – Walter Sickert, an English painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Proposal”; “The Wardrobe”; “Brighton Pierrots”; “Ennui”; “The Acting Manager or Rehearsal: The End of the Act, (portrait of … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 30 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 30 May 1867 – Alexander Archipenko, a Ukrainian-born American sculptor. Below – “The Kiss”; “Woman combing her hair”; “Venus”; “The Gondolier”; “Flat Torso”; “Dancers.” This Date in Literary History: Born 30 May 1899 – … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 29 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 29 May 1921 – Abbott Handerson Thayer, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Monadnock in Winter”; “My Children”; “Blue Jays in Winter”; “The Garden”; “A Virgin” (a painted allusion to “Winged … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 28 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 28 May 1853 – Carl Larsson, a Swedish painter: Part I of II. Below – “Azalea”; “Birches”; “Breakfast in the Open”; “Around the Lamp”; “The Kitchen.”   Musings in Spring: Louisa May Alcott “I … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 27 May 2019

Contemporary Spanish Art – Fares Micue Below (photographs) – “Lonely us”; “The dream catcher”; “Equilibrium VII”; “She was happily dancing with the fire while her world was crumbling down”; “The sacrifice stone”; “Big fish in a little pond.” This Date … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 26 May 2019

Contemporary German Art – Ofir Dor Below – “The Bride The Groom and The Best Man”; “Three Times Vincent”; “Hotel Bed and two Pictures”; “Butterfly Huntress”; “Gas Station”; “Three Bathers.” This Date in Literary History: Born 26 May 1954 – … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 25 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 25 May 1926 – William Bowyer, an English painter. Below – “a summer’s day”; “The Beach”; “A Suffolk Hedgerow”; “By a Window”; “Chiswick Winter”; “Over the Dunes.” A Poem for Today “Potato Soup” by … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 24 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 24 May 1830 – Alexei Savrasov, a Russian painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Rooks Have Come Back”; “Rustic View”; “Winter Night”; “Sundown over a marsh”; “Winter”; “Spring Day.” A Poem for … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 23 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 23 May 1838 – Amaldus Nielsen, a Norwegian painter. Below – “People on the Beach”; “Coastal Landscape in Moonlight”; “Evening Mood”; “Lonely Place”; “Wind Gust.” This Date in Literary History: Born 23 May 1891 … Continue reading

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