The Balcony Scene

ChasingART is celebrating Valentine’s Day 2020 on the balcony with Romeo and Juliet. The play, Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare is the most famous love story in the English literary tradition. Love at first sight carries the depth and breadth of emotional passion exemplified by Romeo and Juliet.  Is it possible that love canContinue reading “The Balcony Scene”

Celebrating Valentine’s Day with François Boucher

  I am celebrating Valentine’s Day with François Boucher, a French painter, known for his idyllic and voluptuous paintings.  He lived in the flamboyant Rococo age renowned for its highly ornamental style of decoration.  Gilding, white and pastel colours, sculpted molding and scrolling curves come together in a theatrical crescendo.  Many believe that François BoucherContinue reading “Celebrating Valentine’s Day with François Boucher”