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J.M.W. Turner – Obsessed with the Sun

“Turner had a life long obsession with the sun. ” In the weeks prior to his death, J.M.W. Turner is said to have declared (to John Ruskin) ‘The Sun is God’ – what he meant by this, no-one really knows, but what is not in any doubt is the central role that the sun played in Turner’s lifelong obsession with light and how to paint it.”

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Delacroix’s Colour – Why is This Such a Great Museum Video?

April 6, 2016. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday, by Jack Dziamba Delacroix’s Colour | Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art | The National Gallery, London* Why This Is Such a Great Museum Video This blog reviews Fine Art in the New Media, and the goal to make art accessible to everyone, everywhere.  The […]

‘Touch Van Gogh’ app winner of the World Summit Award Mobile

 Fine Art and the New Media The Van Gogh Museum continues to be in the forefront of using New Media tools to make Art accessible. The latest, as reported by Art Daily, is an app that “focusses on the communication with the public, before, during and after a visit to the museum.” “The app ‘Touch Van […]

E-MUSEUMS – THE NEW MET INTERACTIVE ( Check This Out!)

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday at 8:30pm ET. NEW MET INTERACTIVE The new MET Interactive, One Met. Many Worlds,  is a beautiful use of New Media technology. As ArtDaily , said, NEW YORK, NY.- Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced the launch of One Met. Many Worlds., […]

E – MUSEUMS HAMMER GALLERIES TAKES YOU TO MAASTRICHT, VIRTUALLY

New Post Goes Up Every Wed at 8:30 pm ETHAHMMER GALLERIES ArtDaily: MAASTRICHT, For their fifth year at TEFAF, Hammer Galleries will be exhibiting an exceptional selection of Impressionist and Modern Masters with key highlights by Monet, Modigliani and Picasso. Also on display in Hammer Galleries’ booth at TEFAF 2014 are works by Marc Chagall, Fernand […]

E-BOOKS: Are Fine Art Book Publishers Moving into the Digital Age?

New Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET By David Padwa We have written before about the Musée d’Orsay’s e-book: Great Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings (above).Recall: This book is an outstanding example of what can be done in the enhanced e-book format, and an excellent example to print publishers by the Museum and Artepublishing […]

E – MUSEUMS: Pearlman Collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art Goes Online

Amedeo Modigliani, Jean Cocteau, 1916-17. Oil on canvas. Whitherthebook is celebrating its second anniversary on wordpress! New Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET Pearlman Collection  of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art launches its website The Henry and Rose Pearlman Foundation, owner of 72 Impressionist and Post-Impressionist works, makes its collection accessible to everyone […]