Art Monday - John Martin

Art Monday - John Martin

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Art Monday - Daniel Gerhartz

Art Monday - Daniel Gerhartz

Some very n](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/a55bc20d-f92e-4765-8c](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/e4e3705e-68c1-44ab-80](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/a5aefb59-c3ad-43f3-99](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/59ab5943-061c-4b3e-89](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/40312627-eb7f-4493-bd](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/80d18549-e88e-4148-ac](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/0e60601a-3391-4903-9d](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/3ecb4213-408a-40a5-81](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/07/b71a6e3a-1d5f-4382-b2fe-ade86306ce55.jpg)…

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Art Monday

Art Monday

Art is not merely in the eye of the beholder.  Also – we’ve come to conflate “high art” with art – and worse, “art” with things that are neither beautiful nor requiring skill, nor even comprehensible without referencing the world around them at the moment instead of a work in and of themselves. Brian Niemeier in an epic set of tweets defines the responsibility of the artist, which Bradford Walker gathers up and adds some more insightful commentary. A reality check for writers who may have been taken in by Chuck, The-Evil-That-Devours: The correct definition of “art”, universally known before Modernism…

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Art Monday - Filipo Palizzi

Art Monday - Filipo Palizzi

I first learned of this painter with the following image of a woman at the archeol](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/IW-02-Filippo-Palizzi-](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/Ettore-Tito-La-mia-rossa-1888.jpg)…

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(Fantasy) Art Monday - more Whelan

(Fantasy) Art Monday - more Whelan

[](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/michael-w](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/0](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/0](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/bb14a49c93abea252](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/mw_07_fighting_1.jpg)8/06/mw_![](/content/images/2018/06/michael-whelan_edga…

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(Fantasy) Art Monday - (mostly) Whelan Edition

(Fantasy) Art Monday - (mostly) Whelan Edition

The first Whelan piece I remember as his work was the cover for The White Dragon. Always loved his attention to details, and the relative lack of people standing around looking cool. Did add one extra bit of Leia done by Gabriele Dell’Otto that ](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/111418-fantasy_](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/0](GHOST_URL/content/images](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/06/Screen-Shot-2018-06-05-at-12.47.13-AM.png)…

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Art Appreciation Monday

Art Appreciation Monday

Courtesy of my friend the Didact, he brought [John Martin](https://didactsreach.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-three-greatest-paintings](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/05/Martin_John_-The_Plains_of_Hea](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/05/John_Martin-Great_Day_of_His_Wrath-_WGA14150.jpg)…

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Monday Art - Frederick Church

Monday Art - Frederick Church

Some Frederick Church, and a ](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/05/our_hea](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/05/8278e060-bfc4-4e84-a7](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/](GHOST_URL/content/images/2018/05/uEEeXHFcHFPBFLotJ1Hm_serge_marshennikov9.jpg)…

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