Prairie Art?

On the western outskirts of Clark, SD, (pop. 3,436) you will find 9 red and white automobiles that appear to have been abandoned in careful formation. If you ask me, this is art and I’d like to know more about the artist. Years ago, my son Jon, while working for our local newspaper, went looking…

03-26-10 Cool Cat

This is my third post in six days from the Norton Simon Museum of Art in Pasadena. The museum was great but the sculpture garden was beautiful – espcially on a spring day in California. The bronze cat is a sculpture but the white trees also are a strong sculptural element in the garden. Canon…

03-22-10 The Art Lesson

Oddly, I was reminded of the famous Rembrandt painting, “The Anatomy Lesson,” when I was processing this photo. It was taken at the Norton Simon Museum of Art in Pasadena, California and it shows an art class pondering a work by Picasso.

03-18-10 Still Life

Here’s another art gallery interior that is relaxing for me to look at. This photo is calm, quiet and suggests introspection. And yet there is a naked figure “looking’” my way. And are these “real” people sitting on the bench? Or are they reproductions of people sitting on a bench? incidentally, the three paintings on…