Author Archives: Robert Neralich

Wandering in Woodacre – 12 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 12 July 1917 – Andrew Wyeth, an American painter. Below – “Christina’s World”; “Winter”; “Braids”; “Thawing”; “Sundown 1969”; “Daydreams.” Contemporary British Art – Nathalie Kingdon Below – “Jour d’été”; “Saudade”; “Petite filles du soleil”; … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 11 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 11 July 1834 – James Abbot McNeill Whistler, an American painter and illustrator. Below – “Symphony in White No. 1: The White Girl”; “Arrangement in Grey and Black No. 1” (popularly known as “Whistler’s … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 10 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 10 July 1830 – Camille Pissarro, a Danish-French painter. Below – “Bath Road, Chiswick”; “Two Women Walking by the Sea, St. Thomas”; “Orchard in Bloom”; “Hay Harvest at Eragny”; “The Woods at Marly”; “Conversation.” … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 9 July 2020

Contemporary American Art – Denise Dalzess Below – “Staircase”; “Unity”; “Evening”; “Outside San Pancras”; “Escalator”; “Landing.” A Poem for Today “Just Red” by Anya Krugovoy Silver I stand in Walgreens while my mother sleeps. The store is fluorescent and almost … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 8 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 8 July 1917 – Tom Thomson, a Canadian painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Jack Pine, Winter”; “Black Spruce and Maple”; “Northern Lake, Winter”; “Old Lumber Dam, Algonquin Park, Spring”; “The Canoe, … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 7 July 2020

Contemporary Austrian Art – Daniel Wimmer Below – “warming”; “secret”; “bomb”; “down is the new up 6”; “sun bath”; “curves.” This Date in Literary History: Died 7 July 1984 – George Oppen, an American poet and recipient of the Pulitzer … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 6 July 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 6 July 1907 – Frida Kahlo, a Mexican painter. Below – “Self-Portrait with Necklace of Thorns”; “The Two Fridas”; “Self-portrait with monkeys”; “TwoWomen”; “Self-Portrait on the Border Line Between Mexico and the United States”; … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 5 July 2020

Contemporary French Art – Rocio Navarro Below – “Montana #7”; “Portrait of Frida Kahlo”; “Montana #3”; “Montana #6”; “Orange mantis”; “Montana #5.” This Date in Literary History: Died 5 July 1991 – Howard Nemerov, an American poet and recipient of … Continue reading

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Independence Day 2020

Happy Independence Day! Below – Kendra Larson: “Delicacy and Destruction” Art for Independence Day – Hilary J England: “The Fourth of July” A Poem for Independence Day “America” by Tony Hoagland Then one of the students with blue hair and … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre: 3 July 2020

Contemporary American Art – Amy Smith Below – “Nevermind Yellow Neon”; “Sweet”; “Queen”; “Shine Bright Natural”; “Kate”; “A rose by any other name.” This Date in Literary History: Died 3 July 1974 – John Crowe Ransom, an American poet, literary … Continue reading

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