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Rebuild Notre Dame 2019 Editions

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The world watched in horror and disbelief as Notre Dame burned. The flames left an imperishable desire to rebuild this iconic structure. This image of Notre Dame was first displayed at the exhibition “Architecture Inside Out” hosted by PRIMITIVE in conjunction with AIA Chicago and the Chicago Architecture Biennial in 2017. The exhibition featured original photographic renderings of some of the world's most memorable buildings by noted photographer Tom Rossiter. The photograph proved prescient in capturing the significance of Notre Dame before the tragedy. Now, a special limited edition is being printed to help rebuild Notre Dame. Acquire the photograph and 100% of the proceeds after production costs are tax deductible; donated directly to the Friends of Notre Dame, a Washington, D.C. based 501 (c) (3) charity....

About Bob Meyer

Friday, March 17, 2017

The blog is about Bob Meyer, an American award-winning artist, writer, actor and director born and raised in Chicago, who now lives outside Paris, France. He discovered his love of drawing at a young age much like many children, but surprised himself when one day he drew a thumb that actually looked like a real thumb. While many children forget about crayons and sketchbooks as they grow older, Meyer never stopped drawing. While attending Southern Illinois University, he received scholarships to study art at both Ox-Bow and the Art Institute of Chicago....

Brian Sindler - Beyond Plein Air Painting

Friday, January 13, 2017

Brian Sindler is an award-winning contemporary plein air artist yet his works encompass a far greater depth and complexity than traditional landscape painting. Conveying mood and emotion through evocative shapes, colors and the effects of light, his works never fail to capture the viewer's mind and imagination....

Through the Eyes of the West – European Engravings of the Orient

Friday, August 05, 2016

Long before Google Earth could take us on virtual trips around the world, before we could search the internet for facts, pictures and videos, before encyclopedias even existed, people could only dream of undiscovered faraway lands. In the west...

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