Friday Feature is Back this Fall. Enjoy a month of Art!!!
After enjoying the Andrew Wyeth exhibit at the National Gallery, I fell in love with this artist. As a student of art (and art history), I have been in love with Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Monet, Degas, and several locally renowned artists.
Why do we love art or their creators?
Well I can say with Monet it was because I would dream of the places he painted. Degas it was the people he caught midstream in their daily life. With Wyeth, I feel I have been in those places (some painful) and written about them. In many of his paintings, though there is no human presence, you feel something or someone there. Wyeth creates from emotion: Sorrow, elation, discovery were as much a part of his palette as the paint was. In reading more about Wyeth and his upbringing ,I…
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