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Go See Manet in Chicago

Edouard Manet was the original rebel of the modernist art movement in Paris. Before the Impressionists broke with the established Paris Salon, it was Manet who shook up the French art establishment with his Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe (1863), Olympia... Continue Reading →

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Groundbreaking Impressionist Exhibit in Dallas

Starting in June, you'll have to travel to the Musee d'Orsay in Paris to see the groundbreaking exhibition about Impressionist painter, Berthe Morisot -- but before the Parisians have this exhibit, you can see it at the Dallas Museum of... Continue Reading →

Top 10 Art Exhibits in 2018

To prepare for my year, I've combed magazines, art blogs, museum websites, and friends' brains searching for the best art exhibits of 2018. Here's my list for the top 10 must see exhibits of this coming year. May it inspire... Continue Reading →

7 Reasons to Visit Cezanne’s Studio

Are you planning a trip to Southern France and trying to decide whether a trip to Cezanne's studio in Aix-en-Provence is worth your time? This past week, I took a pilgrimage to the atelier and if you're an artist, an admirer... Continue Reading →

Up Close with Renoir in Madrid

The artwork must grab you, envelop you, transport you... -Pierre-Auguste Renoir When I came to Spain, I expected to get up close and personal with Picasso, Goya, Dali, Velasquez, El Greco... But I did not expect to have a personal... Continue Reading →

Why You Should Care About Art

I'm an art-historical novelist, so obviously I care about art. But why should you -- with your busy days, stressful job, growing kids, dinners to make, dishes to wash, and plenty of binge-able TV to keep you entertained -- care? Because... Continue Reading →

Top 10 Must See Art in Paris

Since my bestselling novel, Oil and Marble, is art historical fiction, a lot of fans ask about my favorite art… Are you going to Paris, but overwhelmed by the AMOUNT of art to see? Want to check out a few masterpieces,... Continue Reading →

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