Posts Tagged ‘N.C.Wyeth’

‘The life of Andrew Wyeth in bold strokes’

PBS documentary WYETH: the life of Andrew Wyeth in bold strokes airs Friday, September 7, at 10 p.m. The film opens with a close up of Andrew Wyeth’s craggy, weather worn face. As the narrator begins to speak, the camera slowly moves in until we are looking at just Andy’s eyes—crystal blue and piercing—eyes that seem to look into the world, seeing what others do not. ...

 
 

Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth Featured in New Exhibit

A Date with Art: The Business of Illustrated Calendars January 25 - May 18, 2014 at the Brandywine River Museum Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth--foremost illustrators in the first half of the 20th century--created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. These hung in millions of homes, shops and offices, providing ...

 

Artwork collection chronicles change

A collection of art which depicts the drama of a changing America in the early 20th century is now on exhibit at the Delaware Art Museum.  American Moderns, 1910–1960: From O’Keeffe to Rockwell opened Oct. 12. The exhibit brings together different styles from so-called primitive to cubist art. The works are as varied as the styles.  Some are charming, some alarming ...