Monthly Archives: May 2014

P79 – Research Point – Series Artists

Originally posted on The Milkman Goes To College:
Look at artists who worked in series with the landscape such as Monet, Pissaro or Cezanne.  In February 2013, the Management and I had a holiday in Russia. While in Moscow we…

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P77 – Research Point – Dürer, Lorrain and Lowry

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Look at and research different artists’ depictions of landscapes. For example look at Dürer‘s landscapes which are some of the earliest recordings of the northern Renaissance world, Claude Lorrain’s designed landscapes using…

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Why you should stop taking pictures on your phone – and learn to draw

I saw this yesterday and thought it needed sharing. I’ve had to cut and paste, but the original article in the Philosophers’ Mail is here. “Whenever something looks interesting or beautiful, there’s a natural impulse to want to capture and … Continue reading

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