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Letters Business Day II, 2020
Watercolour on Arches 300 gram Watercolour Paper
22 × 29 9/10 inches
by Jonathan Kwegyir Aggrey (b.1984)

Dear Artist, Yesterday, Jonathan Kwegyir Aggrey of Ghana wrote, “In my society there is no…

Letters My Heart is a Thousand Colours (work in progress), 2021
Acrylic on canvas
57.5 x 180 inches
by Sara Genn (b. 1972)

Dear Artist, After our mother tongue, colour is, perhaps, our second language. Unlike words, though,…

Letters Classical Painting Atelier by Juliette Aristides — Valuable apprenticeship to some of the better historical artists.

Dear Artist, If your intention is to make unique, somewhat abstracted works with a distinctive…

Letters Kitchen, 1991–1996
Beads, plaster, wood and found objects
96 × 132 × 168 inches
by Liza Lou (b. 1969)

Dear Artist, Yesterday, Nancy Hall of Sandy Hook, Manitoba wrote, “As an artist, mother, farmhand,…

Letters Lake O’Hara, Rockies
Oil on wood-pulp board
21.5 x 26.6 cm
by J.E.H. MacDonald (1873-1932)

At a recent soirée of old friends and colleagues there was a politician whose acquaintance I had made back in high school. He was a jerk then and, as far as I can see, he’s a jerk now. I found myself pleasantly moving around the room and not making eye contact with him. As a matter of fact, through the whole party I was blind to his existence. To my last Scotch I successfully avoided the renewal of our acquaintance.

Letters The Convalescent, 1888
Oil on canvas
92 x 107 cm
by Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946)

Dear Artist, In response to a recent comment questioning the validity of an artwork illustrated…

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