Three Versions of Reality-Plus Two Abstracts
Spring Flood III - 12x18 Pastel - Available The first abstraction. See below for commentary. Trina and I went to Santa Fe a few weeks ago so I could judge an art exhibition...
4 days ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
The Yorktown aircraft carrier is harbored in Charleston, South Carolina. It is one of the ships that can be explore at Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum (40 Patriots...
7 days ago - Analog Artist Digital World
Judging a Show: Pastel Society of New Mexico National Exhibition
Part of the exhibition at Sorrel Sky, before the judging. You can see how the organizers have covered up signatures and wall labels to keep the judge "blind." I always love...
18 days ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
"Persephone" $1150 "Persephone", my newest addition to my Renaissance Portrait Series, has been accepted into the Austin Pastel Society's Juried exhibit. (She will also be...
19 days ago - Rita Kirkman
Full NCSFest Details and Tickets Released!
My art for the National Cartoonists Society's Reuben Awards Weekend that takes place amid the inaugural NCSFest International Comics Arts Festival The NCSFest website just went...
20 days ago - Tom Richmond
Fantasies and Fears Surround the Beds of Illustrated Characters by Virginia Mori
We love the illustrations of Italian artist Virginia Mori who adds a subtle hint of dark humor to her quirky illustrations of young women and men. Recently the artist has been...
21 days ago - Colossal
9x12 oil on canvas, framed I'm gonna have two paintings at the 33rd Laluzapalooza show at La Luz De Jesus Gallery here in LA, its a big group show that encompasses many...
24 days ago - Day Drawings - 2 articles
Hybrid Graphite Drawings by Mateo Pizarro Merge Animals and Humans with Unexpected Obstacles
Columbian artist Mateo Pizarro is inspired by contradictions. His graphite drawings combine animals with elements of human creation, merging nature with technological...
27 days ago - Colossal
Radiant Spectrum Art Exhibit Press Release
Los Angeles, Mash Gallery presents “Radiant Spectrum” curated by Mark Murphy on March 9 through April 20th with a special opening reception on Saturday, March 9 from 7:00 PM to...
27 days ago - Mark Murphy Design - 2 articles
In the Place Just Right
Semantha Fairbanks and Mary Wicks, A Sacred Sheet Sent from Holy Mother Wisdom by Her Angel of Many Signs , 1843, National Gallery of Art. As the poet Bill Berkson observed...
27 days ago - Open Space
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The Last Trip
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Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Mark Webster - Abstract Geometric Ocean Seascape Oil Painting 2012-04-25
Mark Webster - Abstract Geometric Ocean Seascape Oil Painting 2012-04-25. 11x14" Oil on Canvas Panel.
Mark Webster - Waves 4 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting
Mark Webster - Waves 4 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting. 8x10" Oil on Canvas Panel.
A Perfect Day
Friday Festivities. Last Friday I celebrated my 60th birthday. For many years now I have shared that day with my followers on this blog bt placing a post with all the Sunday...
Austin State Capitol
The Austin State Capitol was designed in 1881 by architect Elijah E. Myers. It was constructed from 1882 to 1888 under the direction of civil engineer Reuben Lindsay Walker. A...
First few pages of my book on drawing and painting
Premise of Book Drawing is based in the structure of how we see and how we see is revealed from the Renaissance onward in Western Art Drawing grows out of our understanding of...
New Workshop: Austin TX Oct 18-20!
After taking an unofficial online poll the Austins defeated the Houstons by a wide margin, so I'm happy to announce I'll be doing one of the caricature workshops in Austin TX...
Rifles accepted by the IBU for use in Biathlon competitions
Revisiting a BAD Painting after 10 Years!
'A Wonderful World' 19x25 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $350 Do you save your old paintings? I mean the really old ones? I probably wouldn't have saved so many old painting...
Nerd Nite 6 Year Anniversary
The Nerd Nite 6 Year Anniversary was held at Celine Orlando, Nerd Nite anniversaries are usually held at The Abbey but that venue was booked for the night. The evening was...
Monday MADness: MAD Sketch Covers!
I had a lot of fun at Emerald City Comic Con this past weekend, especially doing MAD variant sketch covers. Here's a couple from the show. I adjusted the “Aquaman” image a bit...