Monthly Archives: April, 2021


Dear Artist, In his 1946 essay “Why I Write,” English novelist George Orwell identified four…

Letters Houses of Ypres 
by A.Y. Jackson (1882-1974)
“What to paint was a problem for the war artist… The old heroics, the death and glory stuff, were gone for ever; The impressionist technique I had adopted in painting was now ineffective, for visual impressions were not enough.” (A.Y. Jackson)

Dear Artist, Researchers at the Volen Center for Complex Systems at Brandeis University have taken…