Venice Biennale~Black Lives Matter
By Alexander Wainwright. I flew into the Marco Polo airport mid afternoon for the Venice Biennale. Waiting for my luggage, I gazed out upon the sparkling sea and thought of that famous German writer, Thomas Mann, who wrote the novella Death in Venice. It’s the story of a great writer, Aschenbach, who seeks solace from from […]
I Love the Met Gala!
#Metropolitan #Museum of #art #MetGala We may not have met, but let me introduce myself. I’m Alexander Wainwright, a British landscape painter and a character in the novels of The Trilogy of Remembrance. Although I live and work in London, I frequently visit New York. When in town, one of my […]
Save a Great Artist!
THE GREAT ARTIST, ALEXANDER WAINWRIGHT, BRITAIN’S FINEST LANDSCAPE PAINTER, IS THE STAR OF THE TRILOGY OF REMEMBRANCE. “NIGHT CROSSING” IS COMING SOON! AFTER “THE DRAWING LESSON” AND “THE FATE OF PRYDE”. YOU CAN HELP ALEXANDER AS HE DESPERATELY SEEKS HIS MUSE. LOOK AT THE THIRD PHOTOGRAPH BELOW AND GUESS ITS SUBJECT MATTER. THEN PAY HIM […]
What Do Carl Jung, Eastern Philosophy and Photography Have in Common?
Every so often, I get caught up in the question–just what is creativity? Do you think that creative writing can be taught? First, let me say that I have taken only one creative writing course in my life which lasted a week and I really did enjoy it. And so my experience is not extensive. But, having […]
Art and the Creative Fire
These stories are developed from the novels of The Trilogy of Remembrance [The Drawing Lesson, The Fate of Pryde and Night Crossing] and are designed to entice you into that world and read them. Alexander Wainwright, Britain’s finest landscape painter and visionary artist, is the star. Think of them as delightful appetizers. Enjoy and […]