"I paint with shapes." 

Alexander Calder, Pyramids and Circles, Lithograph in Colors.
Source.

"I paint with shapes." 

Alexander Calder, Pyramids and Circles, Lithograph in Colors.

Source.

lionofchaeronea:

Skull with a Burning Cigarette, Vincent van Gogh, 1885-6

More art history. 

lionofchaeronea:

Skull with a Burning Cigarette, Vincent van Gogh, 1885-6

More art history

This shot really captures the dramatic visual effects of tenebrism. Kudos to the photographer. 
More art watching candids here. 

This shot really captures the dramatic visual effects of tenebrism. Kudos to the photographer. 

More art watching candids here

(Source: kon-kyochi)

Rhapsody in reds, Michael von Helms.

Source.

lionofchaeronea:

Paul Alexis Reads a Manuscript to Zola, Paul Cézanne, 1869-70

"I am little concerned with beauty or perfection. I don’t care for the great centuries. All I care about is life, struggle intensity." -Emile Zola
More art history. 

lionofchaeronea:

Paul Alexis Reads a Manuscript to Zola, Paul Cézanne, 1869-70

"I am little concerned with beauty or perfection. I don’t care for the great centuries. All I care about is life, struggle intensity." -Emile Zola

More art history

Michael von Helms, La Mer, Oil on Canvas.
Source.

Michael von Helms, La Mer, Oil on Canvas.

Source.

"Intellectual passion dries out sensuality."

Leonardo da Vinci

More art wisdom

nonewerblack:

Jackson Pollock in his studio, East Hampton, NY, 1950, with painting-in-progress on floor, probably Autumn Rhythm.
Photo by Hans Namuth.

Ghostly! 
More art history. 

nonewerblack:

Jackson Pollock in his studio, East Hampton, NY, 1950, with painting-in-progress on floor, probably Autumn Rhythm.

Photo by Hans Namuth.

Ghostly! 

More art history

Mike’s universe. Michael Von Helms delivered 10 new paintings yesterday, and the largest one is 6 feet tall! Come immerse yourself in color this weekend… #canyonroad #canyongram #art #artist #artgallery #gallerylife #abstractart #abex #abstractexpressionism #painter #painting #red #artworld #artnews #instaart #instaarthub #artengage #artalive #universe #santafe #santafenm #newmexico #newmexicolove #newmexicotrue #howtosantafe (at Matthews Gallery)

Mike’s universe. Michael Von Helms delivered 10 new paintings yesterday, and the largest one is 6 feet tall! Come immerse yourself in color this weekend… #canyonroad #canyongram #art #artist #artgallery #gallerylife #abstractart #abex #abstractexpressionism #painter #painting #red #artworld #artnews #instaart #instaarthub #artengage #artalive #universe #santafe #santafenm #newmexico #newmexicolove #newmexicotrue #howtosantafe (at Matthews Gallery)