Monthly Archives: May 2020

Sentient in San Francisco – 22 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 22 May 1820 – Worthington Whittredge, an American painter of the Hudson River School. Below – “Crossing the River Platte”; “Evening Glow”; “Flood on the Delaware”; “Landscape with Brook”; “View in the Catskills.” This … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 21 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 21 May 1844 – Henri Rousseau, a French painter. Below – “The Dream”; “The Sleeping Gypsy”; “The Snake Charmer”; “A Carnival Evening”; “The Flamingoes”; “Tiger in a Tropical Storm (Surprised).” This Date in Literary … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco- 20 May 2020

Contemporary French Art – Nuno Lopez Silva Below – Untitled; Untitled; Untitled; Untitled; Untitled. A Poem for Today “French Chocolates” by Ellen Bass ‘If you have your health, you have everything’ is something that’s said to cheer you up when … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 19 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 19 May 1871, Died 19 May 1963 – Walter Russell, an American painter and sculptor. Below – “Stream, Italy”; “Solitude (Rocky Mountains)”; “Steamship ‘Maine””; “Trees on a Hillside”; Untitled. This Date in Literary History: … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 18 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 18 May 1904 – Janet Fish, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Black Bowl Red Scarf”; “Dishes from Japan”; “Glass and Shells”; “Kara”; “Nasturtiums and Pink Cups”; “Herb Tea.” This Date … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 17 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 17 May 2010 – Walasse Ting, a Chinese-American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Ladies with Watermelons”; “I See You”; “I Love Chrysanthemums”; “Three Women, Birds and Fruit”; “Ladies in a Row”; “Gauguin? … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 16 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 16 May 1910 – Henri-Edmond Cross, a French painter: Part I of II. Below – “The farm, evening”; “L’air du sir”; “La Plage de Saint-Clair”; “La baiza Cavaliere”; “Le Bois.” This Date in Entertainment … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 15 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 15 May 1967 – Edward Hopper, an American painter. Below – “Nighthawks”; “Automat”; “Chop Suey”; “NewYork Movie”; “Summertime”; “Rooms for Tourists.” This Date in Literary History: Died 15 May 2012 – Carlos Fuentes, a … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 14 May 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 14 May 1953 – Yasuo Kuniyoshi, an American painter, photographer, and printmaker. Below – Untitled (Woman in Front of Mirror); “Strong Woman and Child”; “Dream”; “Waitresses from the Sparhawk”; “Self Portrait”; “After the Bath.” … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 13 May 2020

Contemporary Austrian Art – Nayeun Park Below – “In the swimming pool”; “In the subway”; “In the exhibition”; “Everland”; “Black Friday”; “Let’s Celebrate”; “Let’s Celebrate II.” This Date in Literary History: Born 13 May 1907 – Daphne du Maurier, an … Continue reading

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