Category Archives: Art and Photography

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Wandering in Woodacre – 13 September 2020

Contemporary Hungarian Art. – Peter Zelei Below (photographs) – “Unbearable birdsong III”; “Vilhelm’s Dream III”; “Medea”; “Pictures at an Exhibition”; “Narcissa”; “Sky Mirror.” This Date in Literary History: Died 13 September 1928 – Italo Svevo, an Italian writer, playwright, and … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 12 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 12 September 1829 – Anselm Feuerbach, a German painter. “Young Girl at a Stream”; “Iphigenia”; “Portrait of a Lady Wearing a Pearl Necklace”; “Spring”; “Portrait of a Girl”; “Ana Risi with Mandolin.” This Date … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 11 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 11 September 1903 – Stephen Etnier, an American painter. Below – ‘Hurricane Ridge, Harpswell”; “Storefront, Nassau”; “Still Morning”; “Boats Along the Shore”; “Waterway Boatyard”; “Fort Popham.” This Date in Literary History: Born 11 September … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 10 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 10 September 1860 – Marianne von Werefkin, a Russian-German-Swiss painter. Below – “In the Theater I”; “The Black Women”; “Storm Winds”; “Ice Skaters I”; “The Family”; “Self portrait.” This Date in Literary History: Born … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 9 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 9 September 1901 – Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, a French painter and illustrator. Below – “La toilette”; “The Laundress”; “At the Moulin Rouge”; “In Bed”; “At the Moulin Rouge (Two Women Waltzing)”; “Portrait of Vincent … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 8 September 2020

This Date in Art History – Died 8 September 1954 – Andre Derain, a French painter and sculptor. Below – “Landscape”; “The Drying Sails”; “Charing Cross Bridge, London”; “The Table”; “Still Life”; “Self-portrait in studio.” This Date in Literary History: … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 7 September 2020

Contemporary American Art – Albert Delamour Below (photographs) – “The Blossom”;“Poppies Blues”; “Purple Alive”; “Dance II – Square”; “Immortelles”; “Cherry Blossom in 3.” This Date in Literary History: Born 7 December 1962 – Jennifer Egan, an American novelist, short story … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 6 September 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 6 September 2010 – Boris Chetkov, a Russian painter. Below – “Still life”; “A Walk”; “Red Houses”; “Landscape on a river”; “Still life.” This Date in Literary History: Died 6 September 2007 – Madeleine … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 5 September 2020

Contemporary Bulgarian Art – Veneta Karamfilova Artist Statement: “To me photography is an exploration of the mind. A kind of fiction, offering a glimpse of a co-existing reality. A way of seeing a world floating between unspoken dreams yet-to-be and … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 4 September 2020

Contemporary American Art – Bryan Mullenix Below (photographs) – “Empty Forest Park”; “Eiffel Tower Las Vegas”; “Hacienda Horse Las Vegas”; “Hoover Dam”; “Signal Hill”; “Ancient Stars.” A Poem for Today “December” by Roger Pfingston Lodged tight for days in a … Continue reading

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