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The Chromatic Circle : A demonstration of a Chromatic Circle, which was used by Robert Henri and Walter Sargent (produced with assistance from Jim Kingston, a fellow artist). George Inness’ Viewfinder : Judith Reeve demonstrates the use of a viewfinder developed by George Inness to create unity of vision. Rabatment Plein Air Practical : Judith … Continue reading “Video Menu”

Robert Henri’s Interest in the Semi-neutrals

When one thinks about the paintings of Robert Henri, one thinks of the vibrancy of his color palette. But Henri’s method was multi-layered. What Henri sought in his images was a balance between high-intensity colors and what he called “grave” colors. Henri felt that the grave colors actually gave the feeling of mystery and “aliveness” … Continue reading “Robert Henri’s Interest in the Semi-neutrals”