Oil Paintings

RIP Mick McGinty

Mick McGinty, an artist responsible for many of the most memorable video game artwork of the 1990s, has passed away. He passed away “peacefully” on September 18, as his son Jobey announced in a post. While he has worked for decades in a number of areas, it is his contributions …

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Self art

A painting of Vincent Van Gogh with a bandaged ear is probably as well known and widely recognized as his “Starry Night”. Artists’ self-portraits often evoke instant recognition and are as famous as their other paintings. Most self-portraits are the result of an artist’s self-exploration and a deeper understanding of …

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Wanda Alice McKee Henderson | The sun on the north side

Wanda Alice McKee Henderson passed away peacefully at her Jackson, Mississippi home on September 15, 2021. She was 88 years old. Classy, ​​elegant, kind and loving are some adjectives one could use to describe Alice. To know her was to love her. His constant positivity and infectious laughter imbued with …

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‘Reclusive’ artist of impressionist painting

When artist Chen Junde (1931-2019) made his last painting “Forget-me-not”, he surprised viewers with his use of brilliant hues of blooming petals and warm sunshine, especially given his condition. of extremely precarious health. “The Art and Literature of Chen Junde: A Painter of Modernity”, an exhibition on display at the …

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The Deep Ellum Arts Festival returns

“We are delighted to give artists and musicians a chance to perform and sell their work after being indoors during COVID,” said festival spokesperson Amber LaFrance. DALLAS – The 26th Annual Deep Ellum Arts Festival is back after being postponed twice due to COVID. The festival runs Friday through Sunday …

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