The Boating Party with Outside Authority

May 22, 2017

I found the reblog button! Thank you for the opportunity David

Thereisnocavalry

Luncheon of the Boating Party, 1881. By Pierre-Auguste Renoir.

The Boating Party is a series of Q&As with writers, artists, photographers, filmmakers, musicians, sculptors, illustrators, designers and the like.

In times of economic hardship, the Arts are usually the first things to be axed. But, in my view, the Arts are one of the most important aspects of our civilisation.

Without the arts, we wouldn’t have language or the written word. Without the arts, we have no culture. Without culture, we have no society. Without society, we have no civilisation. And without civilisation, we have anarchy.

Which, in itself, is paradoxical, because so many artists view themselves as rebels to society. To me, artists aren’t rebels, they are pioneers.

Perhaps, most importantly; without the Arts, where is the creativity that will solve the world’s problems going to come from? Including economic and scientific ones?

In this Q&A, I am delighted…

View original post 556 more words

7 Responses to “The Boating Party with Outside Authority”

  1. memadtwo said

    Suitably inscrutable. And a nice selection of art. (K)

  2. honeypears said

    Most entertaining/mysterious!

  3. The veil remains intact!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Photoblog of Maria Vincent Robinson

Photographer - People and Places

Hedgecrows

postcards from the hedge

Lee Louise

Je vois naître un nouveau monde. Je veux le connaître. Je veux le peindre.

The Art Stories

Art, photography and beyond

micaela marsden

painting. sketching. drawing.

EverydayVibes

Fine art, abstract art, contemporary art.

Robert Newton

Painting and Printmaking

Craig Ford Fine Art

Pop-art Post-Modern Americana, sort of

Theo's Art Space

Personal reflections of a beginner’s artistic journey

►En art, Pierre Blanchard !

►Mon univers artistique en peinture, poème, photo...

L'atelier peinture de Christine

La peinture sans prise de tête

The Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things

a collection of ridiculously interesting art, objects, ideas, and history

Paper Life Painting

Visual works of Wayne Wolfson

Jean Krueger Fine Art

ArtPaintArtPaintArtPaintArt

Ink & Paint

Drawings and illustrations

na rysunku...

drawing blog

NathansPaintingHacks

The Official Art Blog of Nathan MacLeod!

Linienspiel by Beate Gütl

Malen, zeichnen und andere Sachen, die Freude machen

weisserwatercolours

Featuring the Watercolours of Lance Weisser

Placid Painting

The journey from the very start

Mytwosentences

Fitted Storytelling from Edward Roads

Woman Seeking Art

I discover and enjoy great art wherever I travel. And I travel and enjoy places where there is great art to be discovered. Come along and discover it with me.

Lluís Bussé

Barcelona's Multiverse | Art | Culture | Science

Lineas Dibujadas

Dibujo, Urban Sketching, Consejos, Ideas, Arte

Creations by Merete Hov

Creativity, to me this is mostly a question about curiosity!

Rachel Admas

makes pretty things on paper

Chris Lovie-Tyler

Learning a new language

K.

lines that aim to be

bongdoogle doodles

'The contemporary art work of m.caimbeul’

علي الجازع

.. على ضفاف المدينة .

Carol Schweigert

observational painting; inside & out

forthemo art

Art and Reflections in video mode

The Phoblography

A Post a Day May 2019 - May 2020 / All pictures posted are taken by Dave Bignell

Pourquoi pas ?

Parce qu'une image vaut mille mots

sue grey-smith artist

an artist's visual diary

Grace Hubbard-Smith | Artist

Grace Hubbard-Smith | Artist

Inversion Process

ab ovo usque ad mala

Jörg Kruth

Malerei, Photographie, Zeichnung

%d bloggers like this: