Monthly Archives: March 2008

&Sunrise through the clouds& Fine Art Print by Jo Long [684882-3] – RedBubble.com

http://www.redbubble.com/people/jolong/art/684882-2-sunrise-through-the-clouds Such delicate transparency of layers in this acrylic painting ; one perceives all the promises of a new day, and their fragility.- Sunrise through the clouds, by Jo Long.

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History of Art: Nabis – Pierre Bonnard

http://www.all-art.org/symbolism/4-france08-bonnard16.htm Look at these sumptuous colours! ( Dining Room on the Garden, P. Bonnard, 1934 )- I wonder sometimes if the objects on this painting have no other purpose than feeding us with glorious pigments ( it is a dining … Continue reading

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Veronique Vial – Cirque du Soleil

http://www.veroniquevial.com/soleil/soleilspread130x.htm An expressive photograph of the richly poetic ‘ Cirque du Soleil ‘.V駻onique Vial is a professional photographer, author of several books with human figure as a favourite subject . Thank you, De-novo for the link , your pages are … Continue reading

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NathanaelGreenes reviews – StumbleUpon

http://1557992.stumbleupon.com/ A flamboyant painting of Pierre Bonnard ( France, 1867-1947) found in nathanaelgreene ‘s pages dedicated to Fine Arts , multiple classical poems and citations plus interesting scientific little notes. And you can read it all with Bach and Vivaldi!

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Success reviews – StumbleUpon

http://succes.stumbleupon.com/ Succes’ pages: a superb gallery of well chosen paintings! Thank you .

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COLLECTIONS

http://virtualgallery.birzeit.edu/tour/exhibition?id=315500 I like the unusual rich colours here , and the original ( and well-balanced ) construction . This ink on paper painting by M. el Hawajri is part of a serie called ‘Spirit and Perfumes ‘, presented on the … Continue reading

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Recherche – research*eu – Numテゥro spテゥcial – Satellite – Septembre 2007 – La Terre, une ナ砥vre dart

http://ec.europa.eu/research/research-eu/sat/expo_fr.html It looks like an abstact painting; it is actually a satellite picture ( MOMS-700km ) used by geologists to detect water in arid zones, here , the “wadis” (ancient rivers covered by sand ) of Saudi Arabia . The … Continue reading

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AllPosters.com – The Worlds Largest Poster and Print Store!

http://www.allposters.com/-sp/Summer-Night-1890-Posters_i1948034_.htm The russian painting under this one reminded me of W.Homer’s Summer Night (Paris, Orsay Museum) : same palette, same period(1890). A magic moment fixed on canvas , for the dancing girls , before the crash of the wave . … Continue reading

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Arkhip Kuinji – The Canyon of Darial

http://www.russianartgallery.org/famous/kuinji_darial.htm Eerie light on this oil painting by Arkhip Kuinji (Russia,1841-1910 ).

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Redirect Notice

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://lh3.google.com/_paA4XsK9k_E/Rl24QOIvHLI/AAAAAAAAAQA/SiTYFM0foms/s800/suiseki7.jpg&imgrefurl=http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/_yS-0Qgpj7rKrVdZAJeRiw&h=95&w=143&sz=50&tbnid=evF5PdOp7UUJ:&tbnh=95&tbnw=143&prev=/ The art of suiseki: miniature rocks looking like large landscapes are presented on close-fitted hand-crafted wooden base. The rock should be ideally polished…by gentle repeated rubbing of fingers (absolutely no wax) .

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Wood Sculpture

http://www.lavaman.com/wood_sculpture.htm Intricated curves, sculpted by lavaman. Thank you wlady for leading me to this site ; you have a lovely art blog!

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Bruneau Jasper

http://www.lithos-graphics.com/stones/bruneau1.html The last one from the same source ( japanese I think).This jasper illustrates perfect serenity to my eyes. So beautiful.

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http://www.lithos-graphics.com/rocks/n&camerica/death.html I can’t stop, I can’t choose; here is another fascinating agate(“plume agate”) found in California.

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http://www.lithos-graphics.com/rocks/n&camerica/powell2.html From the same rocks’ collector, here is an agate found in Oregon. Stone flowers…

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Biggs Jasper

http://www.lithos-graphics.com/stones/biggs4.html Absolutely stunning site of a rock collector :numerous agates and naturally “scenic rocks”, all beauties.

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Russian Agates

http://www.lithos-graphics.com/rocks/europe/Russia22.html A rich, superb collection of agates ; this one was found in Russia; – thank you for sharing.

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essey.com

http://www.essey.com/grandillusion.html Acrylic tables by the designer John Brauer . Imagine them on black marble …

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Per-Andre Hoffmann

http://www.pahof.de/4828.html We had our first snow of the year at Easter!- These tracks don’t come from our garden though, they were made by penguins on “pink snow” ,a rare occurrence due to an algae ( chlamydomona nivalis ),says photographer Per-Andre … Continue reading

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Artist Rising – Original Artwork and High-Quality Art Prints by Living Artists

http://www.artistrising.com/_code/Product/Gallery.aspx?aiid=1617&Num=7&filter=&sortby=title&pg=16 A little lost abstract amongst scores of landscapes . Its construction looks like the huddling houses in the hills found in the portfolio. Pleasantly bolder though. Name of the painter: Pol Ledent.

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Single Photos: Photo Images by Jure Kravanja Photography – photo.net

http://photo.net/photodb/folder?folder_id=429350 More from Jure Kravanja in this personal gallery ; he has an eye for colours, contrasts and geometrical patterns.

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