Kunstpause: The Gift of Today

Louis Schwartzberg’s Talk on Gratitude at TEDxSF Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director, and producer whose notable career spans more than three decades providing breathtaking imagery for feature films, television shows, documentaries and commercials. This piece includes his short film on Gratitude and Happiness. Brother David Steindl-Rast’s spoken words, Gary Malkin’s musical compositions and […]

Back in time: Artist’s Vocabulary

Notes: Painting Marathon, Naples Phil, January 2007: The week of color, paint, fumes and exploration Graham Nickson, Dean, New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture First came the vocabulary. The rectangle is good, a force to be used, filling in drawings is bad, finding a pathway through drawings is good, making corrections is […]

Dali’s inspirations

We visited Dali-Lala-Land a nick name I use lovingly for the area around Port Lligat, Cadaques & Figueres, about 100 miles Northeast of Barcelona. A great place to stay is Hotel Duran, a place of authentic hospitality, fantastic wait staff, and where the friendship with the owner and Dali & Gala is documemted in a […]