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Announcing the Stuart Shils workshop in San Diego

January 26, 2011 by  
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  (Update to this page – added 3/1/2011 – please see this page which has the most current information about the Stuart Shils workshop) I wanted to make a few announcements and generally let people know what’s in the works. As you can tell from the image above, the plans for having a San Diego [...]

Lucian Freud: Portraits DVD and Book

January 17, 2011 by  
Filed under Art Books, contemporary realism, notable painters, videos

Lucian Freud with Martin Gayford. Photograph: David Dawson (from a Guardian.com book review)   There is a DVD (currently only able to get in the UK) of film-maker Jake Auerbach’s Lucian Freud: Portraits. I have a 3 part, relatively long youTube excerpts that give an excellent sampling of the movie after the break.   Also, [...]

Inspirations for 2011 – Studio Visits with Wolf Kahn

January 2, 2011 by  
Filed under landscape painting, notable painters

Wolf Kahn Order in Disorder 2010 Oil on canvas 52 1/2 x 66 inches   Happy New Year! Last New Year Painting Perceptions celebrated with a post of various web links of sources of interviews, videos and imagery of Wayne Thiebaud. This year I decided that we would look at a few Wolf Kahn quotes, [...]