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Assistant Research Curator Stephanie L. Herdrich explores the longstanding friendship between John Singer Sargent and noted patron of the arts Charles Deering.
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The remarkable story of how Ernie Barnes' work became cover art for Marvin Gaye's album "I Want You" and a regular presence on TV's "Good Times."
self-portrait Jane Peterson, one of America's most innovative artists, is the featured artist for June, in my Woman Artist Series. She was a remarkable woman who lived a life of travel, independence, and adventure -- not common among her contemporaries. JANE PETERSON Here are 10 things to know about Jane Peterson, along with photos of her wonderful paintings and a few images and self-portraits of Jane, herself: 1. Peterson's birth name was Jennie Christine. She officially changed her name to…
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Pandemic or not, the artist’s masterly paintings explore conditions of aloneness as proof of belonging, Peter Schjeldahl writes.
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In these paintings, as in so much of Porter’s work, American loneliness coincides with American leisureliness, often uneasily.
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Michelle Obama, National Portrait by Kehinde Wiley
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John Singer Sargent (1856 - 1925) was a remarkable and prolific artist, having created over 900 oil paintings and 2,000 watercolor paintings during his life. You will notice that I use his work to illustrate many of the posts on Draw Paint Academy. In this post, I take a closer look at his work to
An exhibit in Denver looks at why we should all be grateful that Scholder broke his word
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