Works on paper have been cherished in Old Lyme since the Art Colony’s heyday...
Gabor Peterdi, Red Red Eclipse, 1967. Color etching and aquatint on paper, 17 5/8 x 23 5/8 inches. Florence Griswold Museum, Gift of Charles T. Clark.
“Cities of Peace” honors the history and culture of various cities that have experienced major conflict and trauma...
Baghdad: City of Peace, Truly, 22 karat gold leaf, palladium leaf, & 23½ moon gold
Paintings, drawings, and photographs from public and private collections trace the challenges of farming in New England, with its rocky soil, and the pastoral landscapes crafted through intense labor....
Credit: Edward Volkert, Ox with Haywagon. Oil on wood, 16 x 20 inches. Florence Griswold Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Freedman
Cooley Gallery is currently exhibiting three shows, with works on view for purchase.
The members of the Lyme Art Association present the 97th Annual Elected Artist Show. Also on view Contemporary Look.
Image: Kim Muller-Thym, "Cape Cod Bay," oil
LAA artists have submitted their best representational work to this juried show "in four acts:" Act One: Interiors/ Exteriors
Act Two: The Animal Kingdom
Act Three: Holding Still
Act Four: Faces and Forms.
Image Credit: Holding Still Award Winner, Brian McClear, Apple Peel, oil
Just as putting pen to paper to create a line in a drawing is an artistic act, so is writing a letter. Pen to Paper, a selection from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art, reveals the beauty and intimacy of the craft of letter writing. ...
Image Credit: Robert Motherwell writing, 1944 June / unidentified photographer. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Image Credit: Rosemary Webber, "Nature and Drapery," oil