Henri Laurens was a French sculptor and Illustrator, born in Paris, on February 18, 1885, in a worker’s family. Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Albright Art Gallery, NY. Twenty-fifth Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists. 26 April – 22 June 1931. Catalogue. Miller, Lillian B., ed. The Peale Family. Exh. cat. New York: Abbeville Press in association with the Trust for Museum Exhibitions and the National Portrait Gallery, 1996. Perry, Vicky. Abstract Painting: Concepts and Techniques. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 2005. Hunter, Sam. Modern American Painting and Sculpture. New York: Dell Publishing, 1959. Music plays an important role in the socialization of children and adolescents. Listening to popular music is considered by society to be a part of growing up. Music provides entertainment and distraction from problems and serves as a way to relieve tension and boredom. Some studies have reported that adolescents use popular music to deal with … Read the rest

Art buyers and collectors have many ways to acquire contemporary works of art, especially by living artists. Good question. But my research leads me to understand that according to various gallery owners, the consensus seems to be that larger size paintings will normally tend to sell better than small ones. It is also the case that it’s easier to ask decent money for a big painting, – if not an outrageous price, – due to the extra perceived value, and actual impact of a larger work. Craft is a pastime or a profession that requires particular skills and knowledge of skilled work. In a historical sense, particularly as pertinent to the Middle Ages and earlier, the term is usually applied to people occupied in small-scale production of goods, or their maintenance. Conclusions: Music therapy can immediately decrease levels of fatigue for patients undergoing bone marrow transplants. A reduction in fatigue … Read the rest