Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Old Masters – re-interpreted 112

Unlike those individuals who have chosen to festoon their bodies with images meaningful to no one but themselves – sort of wearing their art on their sleeve, as it were – we choose to let it remain as the Old … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 111

Quick! Grab your blunderbuss, cudgel and cricket bat, for an Old Master is in the building and is in urgent need of a sound thrashing. But, in this crowded Institute, it’s best not to call out for him. Bellowing, “Coques!” … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 110

Greetings to all you erudite, urbane, intellectual art lovers; and sophisticated readers of highbrow blogs. What on earth are you doing here in this literary backwater? Here we tippy toe on the intentions of the Old Masters with all the … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 109

Hear ye, hear ye and ye three by yonder tree (quite poetic that); but not ye opening up your browser with a history full of serious stuff ’bout painting and that. Ye are just pretending to know stuff about art … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 108

Good morning Dear Reader, and interns. Take out your scalpels (if you haven’t got a scalpel, an old bread knife will do), for it is once again time to perform a little Open Art Surgery. This week we slash and … Continue reading

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