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The Seagram Murals – Mark Rothko

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The Seagram Murals – Mark Rothko The Seagram Murals. This is the inaugural post of what I hope will be a fascinating series. A series that could last as long as I do! Nobody better to start it off than Mark Rothko. No better works to discuss then, than the Seagram…

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Was it really 63 years ago?

Lest I forget…

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Happy Birthday Maestro

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Lest I forget…   Untitled – Mark Rothko – Google Arts & Culture One of the central figures of the New York School, Mark Rothko emphatically rejected the reading of his work in merely formal, aesthetic terms.  artsandculture.google.com  

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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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Rare Thoughts from LHS

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Whilst reading a biography of Arshille Gorky, I came across this quote about him by Peggy Osbourne: “He was a solitary and single human being. He was never meant to belong to a crowd. He needed the crowd for his own confirmation. He was a noble human being with noble…

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Transmogrification for Beginners #1 – October 2017

Transmogrification for Beginners #1 A playful little number this, not really sure what I’m trying to say or what it actually means, but it remains one of my favourites that’s for sure.

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Teetering in the Sane Zone – May 2017

Teetering in the Sane Zone For Emma. Not sure this works entirely, I find it a bit too dark, but as it was for someone special, I thought I’d include it.

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LHS NoNuPle – April 2017

LHS NoNuPle A quirky experiment, possibly looking at ways of venturing into Photoshop and a slightly different medium. 9 Shots of my eye after Warhol – bit obvious, but fun!

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Idle in the Twilight – March 2017

Idle in the Twilight Following on from “The Change”, this seems to be the way the work is progressing now. I’m trying to capture a more ephemeral feeling. Light and airy.

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The Unattainable Limit – November 2016

The Unattainable Limit I’m rather partial to this one, and haven’t used green very often. I think I need to revisit this as a colour as it soothes me when I look at it. What do you think is the significance of the darker line? It seems to creep into…

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Kitty leftover in the Rain – November 2016

Kitty Left Over in the Rain When chatting with an old pal, she mentioned that she could see her cat outside eating leftovers in the rain. How sad I thought. So I created this.

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The Red Mist – November 2016

The Red Mist Sometimes it descends on all of us, inspired by watching “The Incredible Shrinking Man” – I don’t really know why but around this time, some of my paintings gravitate towards using the colour red and its variants.

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