THE DRAWING LESSON ~ PROLOGUE
The Drawing Lesson, the first in The Trilogy of Remembrance ~Prologue A figure, drenched in the rain, stamped his feet and banged impatiently on the door of my gallery, Helmsworth and Son. When I unlocked it, Britain’s finest landscape artist, Alexander Wainwright, stormed in and towered over me. I asked as mildly as I […]
Radiant and Sublime Art.
Have you seen the movie Mr. Turner about the famous British landscape artist, J.M.W. Turner? Remember how he used light so powerfully as a spiritual force that it created waves of action in his paintings. If you missed the post Light and Spirit in Art click here. You can also catch the movie trailer there as well. One […]
Light and Spirit in Art.
#spirituality #art #novels #art #synchronicity #creativity #landscape #painting In my blog post, “Synchronicity and Creativity”, I talked about one quality any truly great artist must possess. Primarily, she or he must have access to that vast “library” of the human experience found in the unconscious and the collective unconscious. That is where all the material […]
Night Crossing: Three Chapter Readings
SCROLL down for three readings by the author. Hello, I am James Helmsworth, art dealer for Alexander Wainwright and narrator of The Trilogy of Remembrance. Looking for the world of ideas, art, life and love? Join Alexander, Britain’s finest landscape painter, on his journey in search of his muse in The Trilogy […]
Daphne, the Reluctant Muse
Perhaps you are wondering just whom is speaking to you? You’ll recall, I’m James Helmsworth, Alexander Wainwright’s art dealer. If you’ve read The Trilogy of Remembrance, you’ll undoubtedly have questions about artists and their muses. Is it love? More than love? Or something all together different? I know that Daphne Bersault, whom I think truly […]