Some artists are magicians with colours, others amaze us with the detail of their compositions but their are some who remind us of the sheer beauty and power of line. These artists have the ability to take a line and breath into it a life force and power of its own. Here are my top… Continue reading The beauty & power of line
The eighteenth-century saw the rise of the institution known as, the salon. It was an arena where for the first time women could meet on equal terms as the men who attended these social gatherings. Salons were popular through-out Europe and presided over by gifted hostesses who drew together small gatherings of intellectuals,writers and artists.… Continue reading The rise of ‘the salon’.