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Landscape Painting

The White House Holiday Card and Emily Buchanan's Landscapes

Brandon Kralik | Posted 12.10.2014 | Arts
Brandon Kralik

Receiving commissions for things like the White House Holiday card is not something that comes easy. It may appear as if it is selected by chance, or even worse by nepotism, but after talking with landscape painter Emily Buchanan I have learned that neither of these is the case.

Sketching at 30,000 Feet

Marc Trujillo | Posted 09.22.2014 | Arts
Marc Trujillo

When I travel, I always have a sketchbook with me and I like doing small studies like this one in gouache.

In the Clouds

Julia Clift | Posted 08.03.2013 | Arts
Julia Clift

In a community arts center just outside Philadelphia, tucked away on a verdant, winding road in the town of Wallingford, there is a great show.

A First For Alex Katz

VernissageTV | Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts

"Landscapes" is the title of the current solo show of the American painter Alex Katz at the museum Haus Konstruktiv in Zürich, Switzerland. At first,...

The Best Vacation Landscape Of The Day: Adirondacks Edition

Posted 07.21.2012 | Arts

The moment we saw this image we had to hold ourselves back from hopping on the next flight to the Adirondacks, mostly because the breathtaking oil pai...

Lovesick Landscapes That Bleed And Drip Color

Posted 02.13.2012 | Arts

Isolated beaches, crashing waves, the sun melting into darkness behind the trees, sharing it all with that special someone... blech, who needs it? It'...

PHOTOS: Lisa Yuskavage's Playground Of Earthly Delights

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

Lisa Yuskavage's latest paintings feature masterfully rendered portrayals of feminine playgrounds both overblown and ambiguous, sugary sweet and vulga...

Painting Stolen By Nazis Expected To Sell For $25 Million

Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts

After a tremendous journey over the past few decades, Gustav Klimt's landscape, "Litzlberg on the Attersee," has found itself on the auction block and...

Our Ambassadors to the Future

Amy Bernays | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts
Amy Bernays

It is the role of artists to show us beauty in our own age. Artists make our world of cities and offices, our morning traffic jams and nightlife; our familiar grind; and show us how to see it as beautiful and worthy.

Keith Jacobshagen: "A Golden Year"

John Seed | Posted 07.11.2011 | Arts
John Seed

2011-05-11-nebraska.jpg"A Golden Year" certainly does much more than simply make sense of the landscape: it spiritualizes it.

UNDISCOVERED ART: The Subtle Beauty of Previously Undiscovered Gems In The Making

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: NY Times) An old artist, a new discovery: the work of Albert Houthuesen- who can work the brush and compose striking and beautiful paintings- ...