Posts Tagged: Expression in art

At the Albrecht-Kemper – Part 2

Today I want to share a few photos — and my thoughts — from the current exhibition on display at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joseph. Some of you may be aware that my sister lives in St.

At the Albrecht-Kemper – Part 2

Today I want to share a few photos — and my thoughts — from the current exhibition on display at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joseph. Some of you may be aware that my sister lives in St.

Art and Music – Memorization

As a pianist, I’ve always struggled with memorization. It doesn’t come easily for me. Recently I spent weeks memorizing Schumann’s Melodie, a very simple piece with no real technical demands. I played it over and over. I studied the music carefully. I

Art and Music – Memorization

As a pianist, I’ve always struggled with memorization. It doesn’t come easily for me. Recently I spent weeks memorizing Schumann’s Melodie, a very simple piece with no real technical demands. I played it over and over. I studied the music carefully. I

Critiquing Our Art

Having studied art now for several years, I’ve learned that two specific things tend to give us problems: Knowing when a painting is finished Knowing if a painting is good These are related problems, and I’m always looking for information

Critiquing Our Art

Having studied art now for several years, I’ve learned that two specific things tend to give us problems: Knowing when a painting is finished Knowing if a painting is good These are related problems, and I’m always looking for information

How Art Speaks

“Concept is the reason that you’re painting the painting. It is the idea that you wish to convey to the viewer, and it is the guide to everything that you will do in your painting — from the selection of

How Art Speaks

“Concept is the reason that you’re painting the painting. It is the idea that you wish to convey to the viewer, and it is the guide to everything that you will do in your painting — from the selection of