SPIRITUALITY IN ART ~MARK ROTHKO
When I was a small child, I would hide under the bed covers in the dark and squint my eyes tight shut. Then I would press my fists over my eyes and marvel at the amazing light displays floating before me. What was happening? Without delving into anatomy, I suspect the pressure on my […]
Showdown at the Tate Modern Gallery.
My friend, Charles and I are in the habit of strolling along the Victoria Embankment some evenings. Tonight he said, “Damn it, Alex? Aren’t you walking rather quickly? I’m getting winded just trying to keep up with you!” I stopped and said, “So sorry! I’m a bit out of sorts tonight, thinking about another artist—perhaps […]
C’est Finis ~ THE TWO TRILOGIES TOUR
It’s been a ride and much fun! I’ve been to sixteen blog posts on this great tour and have not had to take one train, plane or automobile. Nor have I had to stand in bookstores waiting long hours for people to arrive. In fact, I’ve scarcely had to leave my desk. The warm reception […]