I understand that nowadays, that busts are made out of plastic, concrete, and alabaster. Like most productions today, objects are made by the hundreds per hour as they run through machines. Wouldn’t this fact alone make the ones seen in museums that much more valuable? Could you imagine how difficult it was for sculptors like Donatello, Michelangelo, and Gian Lorenzo to sculpt entire bodies and details using only simple hand-held tools? They were the machines! I try to keep this in mind whenever I visit a museum and I run across a bust or statue in the collection. It doesn’t matter how many statues I have at my home, standing before an original will alway leave me in a state of awe.
Now, for the sake of preventing the spread of the deadly virus, I have had to dive deep into my favorite past time hobby, watercolor painting.
With America slowly opening back up again, we can finally (and safely) return to the places we love, like, art galleries.
It is the amazing things that come from boredom. Commercials of people all over the world, creating ways to stay connected, show our infinite creative abilities.
Murray hill looks a lot brighter with it’s decorated murals and their messages.
I drove through other cities besides my own, and I see bridges in their original form, and they seem fascinating than the painted dolls back in my city.
The best part about this particular display is that one, it gives attention and recognition to artists who are trying to make a name for themselves. Two, it educates visitors on the issues over poverty that is heavy in our city.
The downtown Jacksonville Public Library is one of the gems of the River City. Every floor of the library has its little world. Anything you wish to research, discover, read, or find, you can find it at this library.
The beauty of digital photography today is the endless possibilities of creation you can make with a photo taken with a digital camera. #travel #art #design #photography #photoshop #outdoors