Spring in the Northern Hemisphere I
Monday, April 28, 2014
Besides windy, Chicago is really chilly this April. I was surprised with an unexpected April snow that painted the streets and roofs in white. I wasn´t prepared for this,but with the limited opportunity for plein air painting I could spend more time visiting museums and galleries without guilty.
I´m an early bird, I loved to watch the first rays of sun bathing the white rooftops....
At the Art Institute of Chicago
Vuillard- Foliage- Oak tree and fruit seller - 1918
|Van Gogh- The drunken|
A book that has been inspiring me from some years now after reading it : The Art Spirit, by Robert Henry.
And here I am in front of two of his amazing paintings...
Himself and Herself- oil on canvas- Robert Henry
|Robert Henry- Himself and Herself - oil on canvas|
Claude Monet- waterlilies
John Singer Sargent
Claude Monet, Waterloo Bridge
|The Waterloo Bridge - Claude Monet|
Claude Monet, Waterloo Bridge, Sunlight effect
I could not resist...being challenged by the Chilly wind
Continue reading: Spring in the Northern Hemisphere II
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