Anna Nemoy
 

Anna Nemoy

Portraits are my focus. I love studying the captivating variations. However, every once in a while something else will catch my eye and make me wanna go zigazig ah. Whether it’s sculpture, architecture, a still-life, an abstract, an installation, a woodcut, or an aerial photograph, if it smacked me in...
More Than One
 

More Than One

When one reviews a lifetime of works by an artist (any artist, be it painter, writer, sculptor, dancer, musician, whatever), if that artist is lucky, there will be one or two pieces deemed “Masterpiece.” These works will stand above the others. They will catch the eye or the throat or...
Daryl Gortner
 

Daryl Gortner

I like when Daryl Gortner paints shiny objects. I find the hyper-realistic intensity she brings to the reflections fascinating. Take a look at today’s image titled Pretty in Pink. In it, a vintage pink teacup, complete with the most darling fluted saucer I’ve ever seen, sits on a checked marble table...
Dorothea Lange
 

Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange took this photograph in Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California in 1939. It is a picture of a woman sitting in a ramshackle truck while holding a grimy baby on her lap. She is with her family. It is one month after leaving South Dakota, and they are on the...
Bruce Munro
 

Bruce Munro

This is how Bruce Monro is described on his website: “British artist Bruce Munro is best known for immersive large-scale light-based installations inspired largely by his interest in shared human experience. Recording ideas and images in sketchbooks has been his practice for over 30 years. By this means he has captured...
Slash and Turn
 

Slash and Turn

Today I want to highlight this remarkable example of a European court dress from 1560. The technique of slashing a bodice to show glimpses of a delicate cotton undershirt (called a chemise) is one we’ve seen in court paintings prior to this. But here, the lightweight cotton has been replaced by...