Category: Art

“Ornamental Garden” by Kenneth McGowan

Photographer Kenneth McGowan was born on this day December 3, 1940 in Ogden, Utah.

La Mer à Grandcamp (The Sea at Grandcamp) by Georges Seurat

Happy birthday to “dot painter” Georges Seurat, who invented the Pointillism technique along with Paul Signac. Seurat was born on this day December 2, 1859 in Paris, France.

“The Christmas Bar” by Robert D’Alessandro

Photographer Robert D’Alessandro was born on this day November 29, 1942 in New York City.

“Estonian Girl” by Evald Okas

Estonian painter Evald Okas was born on this day November 28, 1915 in the city of Reval.

“Sunrise Glow on the Cliffs, Bowdoin Bay” by Frank Wilbert Stokes

Painter Frank Wilbert Stokes was born on this day November 27, 1858 in Nashville, Tennessee.

“A Young Woman Waiting for the Bus” by Dawoud Bey

Photographer Dawoud Bey was born on this day November 25, 1953 in Queens, New York.

“Radiant Motif” by Eduard Ole

Estonian painter Eduard Ole was born on May 20, 1898 in Kaagjärve village in the Governorate of Livonia, and died on this day November 24, 1995 in Stockholm, Sweden.

“Native Dwellings of the Pacific” by Miguel Covarrubias

Painter and illustrator Miguel Covarrubias was born on this day November 22, 1904 in Mexico City.

“Xeroxia #4” by Esta Nesbitt

Artist Esther “Esta” Nesbitt was born on this day November 19, 1918 in New York, NY.

“Lightning, Nevada” by Linda Connor

Photographer Linda Connor was born on this day November 18, 1944 in New York, NY, and currently lives and works in San Francisco, California.