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George Tooker

Mr. George Tooker   1923 -2011     In the 1980s  Tooker was rediscovered by a younger generation of artists, critics and curators, who embraced him as one of the most distinctive and mysterious American painters of the 20th century. Tooker … Continue reading

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What is a Reliquary?

Bones Body Parts and Pieces of clothing Reliquaries became popular around the 4th century. They contained the physical remains of saints, such as bones, body parts, pieces of clothing, or some object associated with saints or other religious figures. The  … Continue reading

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The Universal Touch

Mary of Tenderness, The Hodegitria or  Mary of the Sign, each  of them offers a unique manifestation of the binding force that keeps the universe together; love. The beauty that is a manifested in the heart of a mother’s love … Continue reading

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Intruding Upon the Stillness of Art

How do we maintain our private interior and sell art, icon art, Fine art and create a public campaign for selling art to Church interiors? I consider myself an artist and thinker who is a Christian humanist of the modern era.. Continue reading

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Icons were originally made for God.

I call myself an outsider iconographer. I try to paint what I cannot see as a spiritual journey, this is the traditional part, but what inspires me is the million year old dirt I paint with. I believe the earth was divinely created, Continue reading

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