Monthly Archives: September 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 1 October 2019

Greeting October Below- James Tissot: “October” Art for October – David Snider: “Mid October” Musings in October: Ken Weber “October, here’s to you. Here’s to the heady aroma of the frost-kissed apples, the winey smell of ripened grapes, the wild-as-the-wind … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 30 September 2019

Contemporary Canadian Art – Kira Sokolovskaia: Part I of II. Below – “Pine Under Snow”; “Deer Lake Park Early Spring”; “Schubert’s Concert”; “Lynn Creek in Winter Rocks.” A Poem for Today “Autumn Song” by W. H. Auden Now the leaves … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 29 September 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 29 September 1910 – Winslow Homer, an American painter, illustrator, and printmaker: Part I of II. Below – “The Fog Warning”; “Moonlight”; “Girl and Laurel”; “The Gulf Stream”; “The Blue Boy”; “Bo-Peep.” This Date … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 28 September 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 28 September 1899 – Giovanni Segantini, an Austrian painter: Part I of II. Below – “Midday in the Alps”; “Return from the Woods”; “Alpine Landscape”; “Idyll”; “Alpine Triptych: Nature”; “The Punishment of Lust.” This … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 27 September 2019

Contemporary British Art – Gary Anderson Below – “Drifting Home”; “Signing Off”; “Swamping”; “Beyond Green Belt”; “View from my garret”; “Windy over Langshaw.” This Date in Literary History: Died 27 September 2005 – Mary Lee Settle, an American writer, author … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 26 September 2019

Contemporary Dutch Art – Kay Sleking Below – “Two Storks”; “Stern”; “Harbor”; “Sterns”; “Sea Sonnet Nr. 6 Birds”; “Sea Sonnet Nr. 5 – View Towards Sea.” This Date in Literary History: Born 26 September 1949 – Jane Smiley, an American … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 25 September 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 25 September 1865 – Henri Lebasque, a French painter: Part I of II. Below – “La cigarette”; “Sous la lampe”; “Young Woman Sitting in a Garden”; “On the Green Bank, Sanary”; “Before Bathing”; “Una … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 24 September 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 24 September 1899 – William Dobell, an Australian painter. Below – “Spring at Wangi”; “Woman in Restaurant”; “Storm over Wangi”; “Lady in Blue (Elsa Jacoby)”; “Bondi Beach.” A Poem for Today “For the Tattooed … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 23 September 2019: The First Day of Autumn

Greeting Autumn Below – Joe Starkey: “Autumn Equinox” Art for Autumn – Egon Schiele: “Four Trees” A Poem for Autumn “To Autumn” by John Keats Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun; Conspiring with him … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 22 September 2019: The Last Day of Summer

Musings on the Last Day of Summer: Bernard Williams “September tries its best to have us forget summer.” Art for the Last Day of Summer – Anna Zee: “the last day of summer” Musings on the Last Day of Summer: … Continue reading

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