Andrew Wyeth, 1917–2009




Read the NY Times obituary here.

Comments

copperseal said…
im so glad you featured him - i love his work.
BJK said…
it's interesting to read about how polarizing he was within the "art world," which i hadn't been aware of.

i really think he utilized one of the best palettes of any painter. he filtered reality in a way not wholly unlike hopper.

i also enjoy his placement of the horizon in many of his paintings. it's a little disorienting sometimes. a bit cinematic, maybe?
BJK said…
kinetic is a better word than cinematic, i think...

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