Art Presentations by Wendy Evans


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Books on specific styles or artists

Reference books and textbooks

Great novels on art themes 


Andy Goldsworthy
Rivers and Tides

The artist at work.



Julie Taymor's movie is terrific except for setting Frida's miscarriage and her mother's death while she was in NY not Detroit.   Also not painters do not work on frescos from models.


The Mill and the Cross

A staging of Bruegel's
Way to Calgary.
The characters and painting
come to life





Desperate Romantics
(BBC series 2010)

A witty and sexy romp through the lives and loves of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. It is not imaginateve not history but not too far from the truth either and includes images of the real art and as well as some of the real words from Charles Dickens, John Ruskin and the artists.





Nothing is ugly except stupidity.


Carl Milles