Paul Cezanne and Sainte-Victoire: The man and his mountain

Aix-en-Provence is a quaint town that is full of French countryside charm, colorful Provencal markets, Plane tree line streets where every fountain holds a secret, each mansion house has a story to tell. Paul Cezanne’s colors are all around you, you’ll actually feel like you’re meeting the painter amongst the places and Read More …

DMA Nights: A date with Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock is one of the most influential and provocative American artists of the twentieth century.  Pollock perfected his revolutionary drip technique somewhere between 1947 and 1950.  Hovering over a large piece of canvas stretched out on his studio floor, he poured, dripped and flicked paint from the end of Read More …

Museum Walk: A lesson in Cubism at Tate Modern, London

Tate Modern was on my must-do list for our London trip. It is home to several of Pablo Picasso – the father of Modern Art’s paintings etching and sketches.  The art gallery houses UK’s largest collection of modern and contemporary art including Kandinsky, Dali, Picasso, Braque and many more. Tate Modern, London In December 1992 the Tate Trustees Read More …

Picasso Museum Barcelona: More than meets the Eye… Or Eyes in wrong places!

The highlight of our visit to Spain last summer was to see the Gaudi masterpieces and the Picasso museum in Barcelona. I wanted the kids and Mr. Suburbia for that matter to see Pablo Picasso’s early works and the evolution of the great master of modern art. They know Picasso Read More …

An Art walk at Fort Worth Kimbell Art Museum

After one of D’s baseball tournaments, we set out to explore Fort Worth for the tournaments to explore.  Our main stops were the museums – Kimbell Art Museum was having a Special Exhibition – Botticelli to Braque the 55 painting in the exhibition span a period of 1490-1932 and include Read More …

An Art Walk at the Fort Worth Modern Art Museum

Last weekend after we went to Kimbell Art Museum to see the Botticelli to Braque collection we also stopped at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.  Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth was designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando feature modern and contemporary art, including paintings, sculpture, prints and Read More …