Category: Painting

Pat Dumez: Portraits of Women

French artist Pat Dumez is a painter of women, ordinary women, exotic women, dark women, women who reflect her travels and emotions and her understanding of the world.  Based in The Netherlands, she says these portraits “are my roots, my actions, my convictions and my daily fears.”

Kendra Larson’s Offbeat Landscapes

Kendra Larson’s offbeat landscapes combine subtle poetry, complicated color, and unique composition. The Oregon-based painter has a deep love of nature and a non-traditional hand.  The work above is Sisters Wilderness, near Sisters, Oregon. The colorful hut illustrates a scene from My Abandonment,  Peter Rock’s powerful book about […]

Kandinsky: ‘Color is the Keyboard’

One of my favorite blogs, Daily Art Fixx, did an absorbing post about one of my favorite artists, Wassily Kandinsky.  I  posted on Kandinsky here before, but Art Fixx takes a comprehensive look at this groundbreaking artist. Lots of details are how Wendy Campbell makes her blog such […]