Artists: Paul Cézanne (Post Impressionist)

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Paul Cézanne – 19.1.1839 – 22.10. 1906. Firstly, this chap is definitely in my top 10. Heralded by most as the father of Modern Art, he was utterly dedicated to his passion. Although associated with the impressionists, Cézanne was never quite one of them. He (almost single-handedly) made the transition between the…

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Artists: Mark Rothko (Abstract Expressionist)

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Mark Rothko – 25.9.1903 – 25.2.1970. Firstly, this is one artist who is sure to divide opinion. Heralded by some (including me) as a genius. By others, they fail to see what he is on about. He was born in Latvia in 1903. In around 1913, his family emigrated to the…

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Stanley Spencer Gallery – Cookham, Berkshire – ART 2018

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Stanley Spencer Gallery – Cookham, Berkshire – November 2018 In the Autumn of 2018, a rather fortuitous circumstance found me in the delightful Berkshire village of Cookham and the Stanley Spencer Gallery. Cookham – Wikipedia   This charming village right by Old Father Thames was where one of England’s quirkiest…

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Haystacks, Snow Effect – Claude Monet

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Haystacks: Snow Effect   Haystacks: Snow Effect – Claude Monet. This is the very first Monet I saw up close. It blew me away then and it blows me away still. The subject matter was one that he returned to again and again. Just like his Waterlilies. He captured the…

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Art saved me Saved me from myself. When I first started to paint, I wasn’t in a very good place. I was faced with some tremendous personal setbacks after a traumatic divorce. This left me hanging out to dry, with no self confidence and no self esteem. I still struggle…

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In the Light… you will find the road

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Welcome to In the Light! Mission Statement My mission is simple. To provide some interesting content for you to peruse and to remind myself about my simple pleasures. My interests are wide ranging. Art to Classic Cars. Blogging and IT to Music. All things Vintage to SharePoint. Collecting Ceramics to…

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