Category Archives: Vincent Van Gogh

Van Gogh In the Road

On an exotic summer Sunday I step into the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and head not toward a vision but a sound. “It’s the light or, rather, the lack of light in The Outskirts of Paris that makes this dirt road and the man in it faceless and gray and in need of southern […]

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Paris, Poverty

Van Gogh on the Verge

Handing over my ticket, I’m excited to enter the Van Gogh Museum for what I know will be another delightful exhibition. I’ve been to many and read about all the others. On the Verge of Insanity is a great title. By that I mean it’s appropriate. Look at Self-Portrait with a Bandaged Ear and Pipe: […]

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Suicide

First Review of Paint it Blue

The first review of “Paint it Blue” has just been posted on Amazon.com, and I’m honored that painter and writer Peter Wood gave the book five stars. Here is the review: Most Helpful Customer Reviews 5 of 5 people found the following review helpful 5.0 out of 5 stars — Painters Exposed As Never Before! […]

Also posted in Art, Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, George Thomas Clark, Pablo Picasso, Paint it Blue, Painters, Paul Gauguin

Vincent’s Self-Portraits

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” Self-Portrait in Front of the Easel Self-Portrait from Arles Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear Self-Portrait (The Final One)

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Uncategorized

The Starry Night

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” The Starry Night

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, The Starry Night

Sunflowers

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” Vase with Fourteen Sunflowers

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Sunflowers

The Potato Eaters

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” The Potato Eaters

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Poverty, The Potato Eaters

Vincent Sells

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” Self Portrait, September 1889

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters

She Lives with Vincent

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” Gallery Sorrow Sien, Sewing, Half-Figure

Also posted in Mental Health, Painters, Suicide

Van Gogh v. Gauguin

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue”

Also posted in Art, Mental Health, Painters, Paul Gauguin, Suicide

Expressionists Rouse L.A.

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” The Pile Drivers by Maximilien Luce

Also posted in Erich Heckel, Ernst Ludwig Kirschner, Expressionism, Heinrich Campendonk, Karl Schmitt-Rottluff, Max Pechstein, Paul Gauguin, Paula Modersohn-Becker

Vincent Talks to Patient

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” To see “Self-Portrait with Dark Felt Hat” from 1886, please click here

Also posted in Art, Bullying, Mental Health, Painters, Suicide

Was Vincent Murdered

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue”

Also posted in Alcohol, Art, Bullying, Campaign 2012, Mental Health, Mitt Romney, Painters, Suicide

Woman Rips Irises

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” To view “Irises” by Vincent van Gogh, please click here To view “Young Italian Woman at a Table” by Paul Cezanne, please click here

Also posted in Art, Getty Center, Getty Museum, Mental Health, Painters, Paul Cezanne

Was Vincent Murdered

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue”

Also posted in Alcohol, Art, Bullying, Mental Health, Painters, Poetry - GTC, Suicide

Van Goghs Argue

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” To see Portrait of a Peasant (Patience Escalier), 1888, please click here

Also posted in Art, Depression, Mental Health, Museums, Norton Simon Museum, Painters, Pasadena