Monthly Archives: October 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 22 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 22 October 1906 – Paul Cezanne, a French painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Card Players”; “Woman in a Green Hat”; “Still Life with a Curtain”; “The Black Marble Clock”; “Mont Sainte-Victoire … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 21 October 2019

Contemporary Dutch Art – Sonja Brussen: Part I of II. Below – “Back on track”; “Nature’s calling”; “Last snow”; “Noordwijk”; “On the road”; “Waterworld.” This Date in Literary History: Died 21 October 1969 – Jack Kerouac, an American novelist, poet, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 20 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 20 October 1847 – Frits Thaulow, a Norwegian painter. Below – ‘Northern Winterscape”; “A River”; “Moonlight in Beaulieu”; “Marmortrappen”; “View of Venice.” This Date in Literary History: Born 20 October 1946 – Elfriede Jelinek, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 19 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 19 October 1882 – Umberto Boccioni, an Italian painter and sculptor. Below – “The Morning”; “Three Women”; “The Street Enters the House”; “Self Portrait”; “Dynamism of a Cyclist”; “Modern Idol.” This Date in Literary … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 18 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 18 October 1935 – Gaston Lachaise, a French-American sculptor. Below – “Floating Figure”; “Standing Figure”; “Georgia O’Keeffe”; “Woman Walking”; “Man Walking.” This Date in Spiritual History: Born 18 October 1870 – D. T. Suzuki, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 17 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 17 October 1859 – Childe Hassam, an American painter and illustrator. Below – “The Goldfish Window”; “The Sea”; “Ten Pound Island”; “The Avenue in the Rain”; “Summer Sun”; “The Room of Flowers.” This Date … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 16 October 2019

Japanese Art – Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) Below (woodblock prints) – “Comb”; “”Three Beauties of the Present Day”; Woman Wiping Sweat”; “Women playing with the mirror”; “Woman drinking wine”; “Needlework.” This Date in Literary History: Born 16 October 1854 – Oscar … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 15 October 2019

Contemporary German Art – Jurgen Buse Filzen: Part I of II. Below – “the power of the beginning”; “Moment IV”; “Meeting with force”; “The end of the lake”; “missed appointment.” This Date in Literary History: Born 15 October 1954 – … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 14 October 2019

Contemporary British Art – Guy Pickford: Part I of II. Below – “Turbulence”; “Summer Pond”; “Head of the valley”; “Black Cap”; “Mount Caburn.” This Date in Philosophical/Political History: Born 14 October 1906 – Hannah Arendt, a German-American philosopher, political theorist, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 13 October 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 13 October 1822 – Antonio Canova, an Italian sculptor. Below – “Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss”; “Theseus and the Minotaur”; “Reclining Naiad”; “The Three Graces”; “Venus Italica”; “Orpheus.” This Date in Literary History: Died … Continue reading

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