Today is the 135th birthday of the artist Edward Hopper. I was first introduced to his art in that same college library where I read
Today is the 118th birthday of the writer Ernest Hemingway. Nobel Prize winner, war correspondent, sustained a shrapnel injury, was in two plane crashes (2
Today is the 137th birthday of the fauvist painter André Derain. The progression of his work through his lifetime is beautiful, I love looking at them
Today is the 135th birthday of the man who is widely recognized as the co-founder of Cubism: Georges Braque. While his counterpart’s name is much
Today is the 130th birthday of the artist Juan Gris. When I see his art, I hear the jazz, see the dancers, smell the cigarette
Today is the 143rd birthday of the eternal wit Gertrude Stein. She was an artist collector as much as she was an art collector, influencing, promoting,
“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” – Pablo Picasso come find me, i’m @
Today is the birthday of Ezra Pound, born 131 years ago in Hailey, Idaho . He was known as “the poet’s poet” because he was
Today is Picasso’s 135th birthday. He died 42 years ago at the impressive age of 91. A long life only matched by his long long full
The list of authors of frequently and recently banned books reads is very similar to the New York Times Best Seller list: Alexi Sherman, Dr.
Today is the 132nd birthday of Maxwell Perkins. My first exposure to him was from reading a book of correspondence between him and F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Today is the 134th birthday of the artist Edward Hopper. I was first introduced to his art in that same college library where I read