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Cezanne

Artistic Creativity Can Be Continuous or Discrete

David Galenson | Posted 04.09.2014 | Arts
David Galenson

Cézanne, Kandinsky, and Mondrian all understood that they were artistic seekers, who innovated cautiously and continuously; Picasso and Malevich equally understood that they were finders who made sudden and discrete artistic leaps.

It's Never Too Late to Be a Late Bloomer

Virginia Bell | Posted 01.16.2013 | Fifty
Virginia Bell

We all have our own individual timing and like flowers, we bloom at different seasons.

Huge Art Collection Completes Controversial Move

AP | By JOANN LOVIGLIO | Posted 07.18.2012 | Arts

PHILADELPHIA -- The Barnes Foundation is no longer the greatest art collection you'll never see. Art aficionados and academics might never stop debat...

Painting Believed To Be A Stolen Cezanne Found

AP | DUSAN STOJANOVIC | Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts

BELGRADE, Serbia — Police from Serbia and Switzerland have recovered a Paul Cezanne masterpiece that was stolen from a Swiss museum in 2008 and ...

The Week In Art

Posted 03.31.2012 | Arts

Greetings, readers! This week HuffPost Arts had a thrilling week complete with monsters, Mad Men and the best thrift store buy of all time. Scroll dow...

Can You Guess The Price?

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

Hold onto your hats ladies and gentlemen, the art world has a new record holder for most expensive piece of artwork. The royal family of Qatar reporte...

PHOTOS: Painted Mystery: Herbert Brandl's 'Mazes of Symbols'

Posted 12.25.2011 | Arts

A haphazard description of Herbert Brandl's work might be 'abstract,' seeing as his forms are not quite recognizable as his shapes succumb to electrif...

Every Picture Tells a Story

Tom Teicholz | Posted 10.12.2011 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

Michael Schwartz with Clients. Photo courtesy of Galerie Michael. For 30 years, Michael Schwartz has owned and operated Galerie Michael, an art g...

10 Famous Art Heists

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

If the case of Mark Lugo, suspected Picasso thief, can teach us anything, it's that stealing art is extremely difficult. It's almost comically easy, o...

Barnes Foundation Move Signals The End Of An Era

Jane Chafin | Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

On Sunday, July 3, the doors to the Barnes Foundation in Lower Merion, PA will close. Its priceless art collection will be taken down, wrapped and shi...

PHOTOS: The Art That Inspires Dior

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 07.08.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

On February 12, 1947, Christian Dior presented his first collection on Avenue Montaigne. The revolution is underway and the new look is born. Unknown ...

Van Gogh's Paintings Get Darker With Age

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

If you've noticed your favorite Van Goghs getting darker, it's not because you've caught the troubled Dutch painter's depression. Some of the master P...

Post-Impressions

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Nigel Hamilton

America is so vast that, living in Boston, I simply had no idea San Francisco was hosting such an exhibition. It took Thanksgiving and a visit to my w...

INSIDE ART: The Two Life Cycles of Artistic Creativity

David Galenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

Why did great artists do their best work at such different stages of their careers?

By Way of Introduction: Artists, Ages, and Prices

David Galenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

Economists have found that workers' productivity generally rises with age, throughout most or all the life cycle. However, for many great modern painters the results were radically different.

Suffocating in San Francisco With Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cezanne and a Thousand Tourists

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mat Gleason

No matter how great these "Post-Impressionist Masterpieces" are, they are crammed in a basement overfilled with way too many sleepwalking European tourists.

Confessions of an Art-aholic

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

2010-09-08-edgoldman.jpg The tiny village of Le Garn in the south of France, a place which has inspired Monet, Van Gogh and Cézanne, is in the middle of the most beautiful nowhere I'd ever seen.

Lisa Yuskavage: The Journey of an Art Star by Patricia Zohn

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

2010-06-25-outsidepull.jpg Yuskavage says -- using the lexicon of sex to describe her process -- "I can't paint as a bottom. I have to paint as a top."

Late Bloomers?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Recovery, making a life of contribution despite and with a mental illness, is about hope and belief and patience and persistence.

Michelle Obama, Master Colorist and Me

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts
Kimberly Brooks

As I look at the bold strokes of Michelle's color sense, I reflect upon Michelle's journey in fashion as one that might parallel that of my own and other women like her.

Gunmen Grab $163m in Art at Swiss Museum

AP | ERNST E. ABEGG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ZURICH, Switzerland — Three gunmen in ski masks and dark clothes burst into a museum just before closing time. After a quick run through the bui...