On the Shoulders of Giants

On the Shoulders of Giants

On the Shoulders of Giants By Annie Shaver-Crandell   “If I have seen further (than you and Descartes) it is by standing upon the shoulders of Giants.” Sir Isaac Newton, in a letter to Robert HookeI feel somewhat this way about being a painter after...
Aesthetic Couture and the Great Art Fraud

Aesthetic Couture and the Great Art Fraud

Aesthetic Couture and the Great Art Fraud Artist Essay by Christopher Benson In Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the character Polonius offers the following life advice to his son Laertes: “This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou...

Artist Essays

Artist essays No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post. Photo credit: A Lady Writing” (about 1665) by Johannes Vermeer (Dutch, 1632-1675) from the National Gallery of...