Claude Monet

Monet’s Garden – Melbourne Winter Masterpieces Exhibition

Monet’s Garden – Melbourne Winter Masterpieces Exhibition

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Monet’s Garden: The Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris is an exhibition of his works at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) from 10th May – 8th September 2013

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Normandy – On Style, vive la différence

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Normandy, a province of France has intriguing contrasts in both textures and moods and a walk through some of its villages can be a lesson on English history.

Elizabeth Murray and Monet’s Garden at Giverny in TNYBG

Elizabeth Murray and Monet’s Garden at Giverny in TNYBG

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Elizabeth Murray was in New York for the launch of the exhibition Monet’s Garden at The New York Botanical Gardens where her photographs are part of the show

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Claude Monet Captured & Conveyed First & Lasting Impressions

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Claude Monet captured and conveyed the illusionary mesmerizing momentary quality of his first and lasting impressions observed in his glorious garden at Giverny

Creating Lasting Impressions

Creating Lasting Impressions

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French Impressionist painters, like Claude Monet, paused in the countryside to capture the light of the sky in Normandy, where the intense colour of red poppies flowering in its fallow fields remind us of war and peace. They recorded the haze leaching off lovely lavender fields in the heat of…

French Impressions

French Impressions

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While passionate, unlike their posh artist predecessors the so-called French Impressionist painters (1874 – 1886), with a few exceptions, were mostly spectacularly poor. They wanted to provide an all-new view of life and not follow an old set of rules. They pulled away from the French Academy, whose focus was…