“Painting Air” by Spencer Finch

I recently saw an installation at the RISD Museum of Art entitled “Painting Air” by Spencer Finch and was mesmerized. Finch was inspired by his visit to the water gardens created by Claude Monet at his home and studio in Giverny, France. Finch was struck by how the water was always in flux as a result of shifting air […]

Tour Guide for the Eye

Posted by on Feb 17, 2012 in Design, Fine Arts, Painting | No Comments

As a visual communications designer and artist I am interested in the relationship between design and fine arts. On a recent trip to Italy to study painting and sculpture, I was struck by how much the frescos of the 13th century painter Piero della Francesca and the paintings of Caravaggio relate to the work I do as a […]


Posted by on Jan 9, 2012 in Fine Arts | No Comments

“A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” – Cezanne


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