Gaspar Camps and His Women
Not long ago I was in London's Prince Edward Theatre. It dates from 1930, having Art Deco and Moderne interior décor in places such as the lounge pictured above. Note the...
9 days ago - Art Contrarian
Ronald McLeod's Moderne-Poster Style Illustration
I don't have much background information on Ronald McLeod (1897-1977). He attended the University of Chicago for two years, served in the Canadian army during the Great War...
1 month ago - Art Contrarian
New Years Art Resolutions, and my Blog is Moving!
"Park Trail 62" bid or buy I wrote a really nice long inspirational New Years post today about painting more, and you can read it here! What I really want to say here is that...
2 monthes ago - Rita Kirkman
1194. Perfect Little Sunset Hike
Three of my very adventurous relatives walked the Half Dome Trail in Yosemite. I think they're crazy but they are a lot younger than I. The video on the web site was enough to...
2 monthes ago - Diane Campion
My painting calendar 2023 is available
It is the holiday season again. Happy Thanksgiving to all of you. As usual I have made my painting calendar for the coming new year. You can browse all the images on my NEW...
4 monthes ago - Qiang Huang
Scott Evans' Magazine Covers
Today's post features 1930s-vintage magazine covers illustrated by Scott Evans. I know essentially nothing about him. Part of the problem is that there was a 19th century...
4 monthes ago - Art Contrarian
Upcoming: Prescott Plein Air Art Festival
View in browser Otherworldly Watson Lake and the Granite Dells in Prescott. How will I paint this? Will I even try? Stay tuned! This week, I'm leading a painting retreat in...
5 monthes ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
Todd James “Art Party” NFT “A Generative Art Project”
Welcome to “Art Party,” a generative art project created by the artist Todd James in collaboration with GODA collection to share work within the web3 space. Borrowing...
6 monthes ago - Street Art News
Ramon Casas' Women
Ramon Casas i Carbó (1866-1932), Wikipedia entry here , was one of those excellent Barcelona-based artists active in the decades around 1900. Most of his paintings and drawings...
9 monthes ago - Art Contrarian
Podcast Interview by Mary Ann Archibald
View in browser Listen Now Mary Ann Archibald, an artist and writer from Nova Scotia, recently interviewed me for her ongoing series of interviews with artists. In the...
10 monthes ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
A Run on the Bowl
I feel as if this tree knows everything I ever think of when I sit here. When I come back to it, I never have to remind it of anything; I begin just where I left off. ~Willa...
Annibale Carracci - part 4
Self Portrait with Father and Nephew Antonio oil in canvas Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan "Neither clean nor well-dressed, with his collar askew, his hat jammed on any old way and...
Contemporary Portrait Painting "Cup of Friendship" by Intuitive Artist Joan...
FRESH OFF THE EASEL Acrylic on Paper/SOLD
"Moving Expectations" Contemporary Floral Painting by Niki Gulley
"Moving Expectations" ©2023 Niki Gulley20" x 30" Textured Mixed Media on Canvas Taking the ideas that I started in this new series from inside my studio to outside in my...
AI Fears: A Tool to Help
View in browser Here's an image of a painting of mine that I cloaked. Top is the original, and below are two different degrees of cloaking. Can you tell the difference? Down...
Abstract Painting, “Instant Karma
12"x9" Mixed Media on Paper
Off to See the Wizard
In this green color study, I used sap green and quin magenta for the darks and sap green and permanent orange for the mid value. I really like the harmony of this one.
Contemporary Animal Painting “ON THE PROWL” by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin
30"x40"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas This painting is SOLD, however, commissions are welcome. Reach out through my website at the link below.