Johannes Vermeer: The Secrets of the Milkmaid

Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum February 10 – June 4, 2023, The Rijksmuseum has promised the largest Johannes Vermeer exhibition, entitled Vermeer. The magnitude of this exhibition is envisioned in the research projects leading up to the February 2023 opening.  In the weeks ahead, ChasingART will travel virtually to The Rijksmuseum to find the stories behinds the paintings.Continue reading “Johannes Vermeer: The Secrets of the Milkmaid”

Johannes Vermeer: Secrets Behind the Painting, “Woman Reading a Letter”

Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum February 10 – June 4, 2023, The Rijksmuseum has promised the largest Johannes Vermeer exhibition, entitled Vermeer. The magnitude of this exhibition is envisioned in the research projects leading up to the February 2023 opening.  In the weeks ahead, ChasingART will travel virtually to The Rijksmuseum to find the stories behindsContinue reading “Johannes Vermeer: Secrets Behind the Painting, “Woman Reading a Letter””

#FridayPainting: John Duncan Fergusson “In the Patio: Margaret Morris”

They were an artistic power couple. “In the Patio: Margaret Morris” captures the remarkable story of Margaret Morris, artist and influential innovator in modern dance and her partner, Scottish Colourist, John Duncan Fergusson. I have read that Margaret founded the Margaret Morris Movement, Celtic Ballet, and two Scottish National Ballets in Glasgow (1947) and in Pitlochry (1960). She also createdContinue reading “#FridayPainting: John Duncan Fergusson “In the Patio: Margaret Morris””

At the Rijksmuseum with Jean Baptiste Vanmour: “The First Day of School”

Welcome to September and the Beginning of a New School Year! September is my favouite month of the year, which dates back to my childhood. September signaled back to school and a new year of learning. With the warmth of summer fun still with me, I organized my school supplies and set up a newContinue reading “At the Rijksmuseum with Jean Baptiste Vanmour: “The First Day of School””

GLAM & The Lost-Wax Casting Process

Significant portions of the data and images belong to the public “for the benefit of all the people, forever” in line with the CMA’s mission to  create transformative experiences through art. Cleveland Museum of Art Times are changing! We now live in a world that offers seemingly unlimited access to what was previously only availableContinue reading “GLAM & The Lost-Wax Casting Process”