16 November 2018
Traditional Fine Art as Storytelling

Traditional Fine Art as Storytelling

For artist Shelly Salter, storytelling is at the heart of her work. Whether painting in oils or drawing in charcoal, she loves to bring the past back to life. “Every person has a story to tell. ...

Thomas Cole’s Influence Across Oceans of Time

Thomas Cole’s Influence Across Oceans of Time

NEW YORK—A traveler can show us how to appreciate our native backyard more than we might have otherwise. Thomas Cole (1801–1848) was such a man. Born in Lancashire, England, where he witnessed the Ind ...

Delacroix’s Secret Devotion to Drawing

Delacroix’s Secret Devotion to Drawing

NEW YORK—“Many people have some knowledge of Delacroix the painter; far fewer know Delacroix the draftsman,” Ashley E. Dunn said, introducing the exhibition that she organized, “Devotion to Drawing: T ...

International Painter Carlos Madrid, Seeker of Harmony

International Painter Carlos Madrid, Seeker of Harmony

NEW YORK—Carlos Madrid’s insatiable curiosity leads him to explore the beauty of nature and life. He’s been on a long journey of expressing the gifts life has offered him, and the mysteries that have ...