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 In the Beginning (Nonbiblical Version) By Ed Haddaway In many ways my lifetime has been spent in what was our backyard. Far from being chained like our first collie, Lassie (in the1950s there was no other possible dog anyone, anywhere, could have), I...