Category Archives: Paintings

I’m back

Here I am again. It’s been a busy spring and I have not been able to sit down to write. But it’s my job so here goes… I haven’t left off Don Quixote as a subject, nor have I stopped … Continue reading

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Don Quixote as Hero?

How much of DQ’s timeless appeal has to do with his self-appointment as hero? I have recently been considering Don Quixote in his role as “Hero”.  How much of his timeless appeal has to do with his self-appointment as hero? Nobody … Continue reading

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A few of my favorites so far

                             

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www.michaelbwilson.com

I don’t think I’ve ever said here that my website is: http://www.michaelbwilson.com. The difference between the website and this blog is that the blog is for current work and the website is for historical context. Be sure to check it … Continue reading

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Carrying On

I keep a file of good quotes I come across, and this is one I return to now and again, attributed to John F Kennedy when he was president: “The artist, however faithful to his personal vision of reality, becomes … Continue reading

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Summer exhibit in Maine

For anyone who finds themselves on the coast of central Maine this summer, please stop by Sam Shaw Jewelry: http://www.shawjewelry.com/exhibitions/2014/exhibitions_8_14.html

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3 new cubist portraits

I have not given up Don Quixote as a subject I am expanding my cast of characters. A Queen and a Princess keep popping up, and another gentleman who I don’t think is Don but I can’t quite identify who … Continue reading

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