Tag: Vision

Blind London, Ont. artist has a unique vision

At the age of 18, Courtney Johnson lost her vision after being diagnosed with a brain condition. “I have a brain condition that acts as a fake brain tumor, so it puts too much pressure on my nerves,” she said. “I never expected to pick up a paintbrush or anything again.” But her impaired vision is not stopping her from putting creativity into action. ...

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‘Through Vincent’s Eyes’ exhibit at Columbus Museum of Art reveals sources of Van Gogh’s vision

10Using real paintings by Vincent Van Gogh and his contemporaries, the Columbus Museum of Art exhibit deconstructs influences that shaped the artist's geniusCOLUMBUS, Ohio — Thanks to the Columbus Museum of Art, Ohioans now have an excellent alternative to the cheesy animated nonsense of the “Immersive Van Gogh’' exhibit that has invaded 20 North American cities including Cleveland and Columbus.The immersive “exhibit’' is a ...

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On Plane Air presents “Mile High Mural Project” by Jim Vision – StreetArtNews

This summer on an airstrip in South Wales an aircraft due for demolition received an unconventional facelift from leading Welsh graffiti artist Jim Vision.‘On Plane Air’ is a creative partnership between EndoftheLine Productions and Plane Reclaimers seeking to give commercial jets a splash of colour before they are dismantled for spare parts and scrapped uniting art and aviation. This visionary concept is a reaction to ...

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Keith Haring Radiant Vision Fenimore Art Museum NY

Cooperstown will be celebrating more than just baseball for the next few months. A new exhibition at the Fenimore Art Museum, entitled “Keith Haring: Radiant Vision” will teach the younger generations about the artists brief, yet prolific body of work. One to which boldly used art as a vessel for activism during the turbulence of the 1980s. The exhibition on display features a private ...

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Blind painter Sargy Mann: Painting with inner vision – BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Sargy Mann has been painting all of his professional life, first as a teacher and later as a professional artist. In his mid-30s he developed cataracts on both eyes, eventually leading to total blindness. He continued to paint.Twenty-five years later, Sargy's work is highly sought-after by collectors with paintings regularly selling for upward of £50,000 (US$80,000). He spoke to BBC ...

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