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Lesser-Known Attractions In Top 5 Maine Coast Tourist Towns

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Travelers who seek a stereotypic Maine experience - lobsters, lighthouses, whale watching, craggy coastline, panoramic ocean vistas - but are allergic...

Barren Optimism: How My Photography Is Influenced by Andrew Wyeth's Paintings

Heather Hummel | Posted 08.21.2016 | Arts
Heather Hummel

I captured this self-portrait, titled "Wading Through," at King Family Vineyards in rural Crozet, Virginia. When I asked the owner, James King, about the field's status, he indicated that it had peaked two weeks earlier, on July 12th. He could not have known that was also my 50th birthday.

Top 10 Things to Do in Greenville, South Carolina

Teri Johnson | Posted 10.27.2014 | Travel
Teri Johnson

Out of 30 U.S. cities named Greenville, it's the one in the heart of South Carolina's upcountry that stands out and makes you say, "Yeah, that Greenville". As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Greenville, South Carolina has a flourishing and revitalized downtown filled with boutiques, restaurants, art galleries and more.

Appreciating Andrew Wyeth

Thom Nickels | Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts
Thom Nickels

In the mid 1970s, when I was an avid hitchhiker, Andrew Wyeth's son, Jamie, an iconic artist in his right, offered me a lift to my parents' home in Frazer, Pennsylvania.

Now Maine's Largest Museum

Henry Miller | Posted 09.22.2013 | Arts
Henry Miller

With 38,000 square feet of exhibition space, it's small by museum standards. The Colby Museum's significance comes from both the outsized role that Maine has played in the history of American art.

LeRoy Neiman -- The Artist Critics Love to Hate

Joan Gage | Posted 08.26.2012 | Fifty
Joan Gage

I'm not qualified to tell you if LeRoy Neiman was a "serious" artist or not, but I'm glad he managed to enjoy his art for 91 years and that the rest of us were able to enjoy it as well.

They Wrote Too??!

Posted 03.12.2012 | Arts

We know that you've probably read an artist's biography or two, but have you ever read artists' own account of their lives? Let us provide you with th...

What's the Value of a Signature on an Art Print?

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Several years before his death in 1987, Andy Warhol sat down and signed his name on copies of the tabloid magazine Interview, of which he was the edit...

Fostering Mastery

Terry Newell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Terry Newell

A society that does not encourage mastery gets mostly average performance. For our children, for ourselves, and for our future, we need more.

PHOTOS: FOUND ART: Where's Waldo? Dan Wilbur Finds Waldo In Classic Paintings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Dan Wilbur and Anya Garrett have created, er "found," Waldo in a number of classic paintings. As their story goes, Waldo was "desperate" for some sel...

Photography Undergoes A Sex Change: The Art Of Tom Chambers

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 04.11.2012 | Home
Kimberly Brooks

Over the last ten years, the art of photography has undergone a sex change. The rather masculine act of capturing or "shooting" a moment ("the hunt")...