Butler contributed two paintings to the 1913 Armory Show, a groundbreaking display of international modernist art in New York City (Marine and Fourteenth of July, Paris). Butler was active among progressive art circles, exhibiting in the Armory Show. With John Sloan, he founded the Society of Independent Artists, an association of American artists, and served on its board from 1918 to 1921. The breakout of World War I prevented Butler from returning to Giverny until 1921. During that time, however, Butler became involved with the American Red Cross and raised funds with his wife, Marthe.
In 1906 begins to paint the lily pond series that are exposed in the Orangerie in Paris in the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Modern Art. During these years he also worked in other series of paintings, groups of works that represent the same -álamos theme, Rouen Cathedral, the Gare Saint-Lazare, the Seine lights representing the different times of day or in different seasons. Monet continued to paint, even though the light was failing, almost until his death on December 5, 1926 in
Then in the late 1940s Hughes helped write the lyrics for a musical titled Street Scene. The musical made him so much mine that he bought a home in Harlem. Also he started to teach creative writing at Atlanta University. Langston Hughes died on May 22, 1967. His legacy has gone on after he died.
The reader must know a thing or two about Michael Crichton 's life in order to understand how it influenced the novel, The Andromeda Strain. Michael Crichton was born on October 23, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois (“Michael,” Encyclopedia). As a child Crichton was surrounded by literature: “Crichton 's father was a journalist and his mom often took her children to plays, movies and museums” (“Michael,” Encyclopedia). Although, “Crichton was often ill as a child, which led him to spend more time indoors playing with electric trains and performing amateur scientific experiments” (“Michael,” Encyclopedia). He would then go on to graduate from Harvard with his medical degree (“Michael,” Biography).
Charles attended St.Omer for six years then after that when on to do six more years of college. The after that he went to London where he studied law for another six years,then at the age of 26 he went home to Maryland only now he could speak French fluently and was a accomplished horseman. When he got home his dad gave him Carrollton manor that is why he is called Charles Carroll of Carrollton. . Now I would like to talk a little bit about his family.
Capa had originally wanted to become a writer, but after his arrival in Berlin had first found work as a photographer. He later left Germany and moved to France due to the rise in Nazism. He tried to find work as a freelance journalist and it was here that he changed his name to Robert Capa, mainly because he thought it would sound more American. 3. In 1936, after the breakout of the Spanish Civil war, Capa went to Spain and it was here over the next three years that he built his reputation as a war photographer.
“He traveled widely through Europe and the Middle East with his family during the late 1860s and early 1870s, once living with a host family in Germany for five months. In 1876, he entered Harvard College, where he studied a variety of subjects, including German, natural history, zoology, forensics, and composition. He also continued his physical endeavors, taking on boxing and wrestling as new pursuits” ("Theodore Roosevelt: Life Before the Presidency"). As he traveled to those foreign countries, he saw many sights which changed his perspective on the world. During his college years at Harvard, he shifted from wanting to be a scientist, then a lawyer, then finally decided to go into politics, and that was a rewarding final change.
(Simon, 2017) Another one of his masterpiece is the painting ‘The Starry Night’ that he did during his stay in the Asylum in Saint- Rémy, France in 1889 a year before he died. An interesting quote that he wrote to his brother, that explains the painting is, “This morning I saw the countryside from my window a long time before sunrise, with nothing but the morning star, which looked very big”. (Biography.com Editors,
Though he had the desire to become an artist, he followed his family 's wishes and became a lawer from the University of Moscow in 1886. As he worked on the position of Moscow Faculty of Law, he married his cousin Anna Chimyakina in 1892 while managing art printing on the side. In 1896, he had a abrupt change in career once he saw the exhibition of the French Impressionist, especially Monet 's Haystacks at Giverny, which was his favorite piece. After that, he moved to Munich to begin his own art career. In Munich, he was accepted into the Munich Academy of the Arts, even though much of his art was self directed.
Here van Gogh writes to his brother about life and what may lie ahead afterwards. Vincent van Gogh reflects his tumultuous journey to conquer his illness through his state of mind about life and death. The artist shows his ability to express his strongest and deepest emotions through the Starry Night by dwelling into spirituality. Born on 30th March 1853, van Gogh was born in an upper-middle-class family. He spent a good part of his early life working for an art deal firm.