#FridayPainting: “Deer in the Forest” by Franz Marc

“Art is nothing but the expression of our dream; the more we surrender to it the closer we get to the inner truth of things, our dream-life, the true life that scorns questions and does not see them.” Franz Marc (1880 – 1916) I first came to know Franz Marc in April, 2016, which isContinue reading “#FridayPainting: “Deer in the Forest” by Franz Marc”

Merry Christmas from ChasingArt

“It’s not what’s under the Christmas tree that matters, it’s who’s around it.” Charlie Brown

Christmas in Germany with Hans Baluschek

Hans Baluschek’s painting,  Beim Weihnachtsbaumverkauf  (translated: When selling Christmas trees) reminded me of the festive spirit that pervades the month of December.   A father with parcels in hand, accompanied by a young daughter, is in the background. Father and daughter appear to be entering a grocery store. But the focus is the conversation in theContinue reading “Christmas in Germany with Hans Baluschek”