Henri Rousseau – The Sleeping Gypsy (1897)

Henri Rousseau – The Sleeping Gypsy (1897)

Located @ MoMA Museum. Henri Rousseau was a French Post-Impressionist painter in the Naïve or Primitive manner. He was also known as Le Douanier (the customs officer), a humorous description of his occupation as a toll collector. Ridiculed during his … Continue reading

Carlos Páez Vilaró – Walk with Giants (Johhnie Walker)

Carlos Páez Vilaró (1 November 1923 – 24 February 2014) was a Uruguayan abstract artist, painter, potter, sculptor, muralist, writer, composer and constructor.

Life and work @ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Páez_Vilaró

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner – Self Portrait as a Soldier (1915)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner – Self Portrait as a Soldier (1915)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (6 May 1880 – 15 June 1938) was a German expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke or “The Bridge”, a key group leading to the foundation of Expressionism … Continue reading