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Scottie Wilson ; Peddler Turned Painter

By Anthony J Petullo and Katherine M. Murrell. 2004. Petullo Publishing, Milwaukee. 78 pp. illus. The story of a Scottish Jewish working class man  who re-invented himself as an outsider artist. Well illustrated  linear biography of his adventurous life and … Continue reading

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Move Closer; An Intimate Philosophy of Art

John Armstrong, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2000, 196 pp. illus . 0-374-10596-0. *****  A really fine book on looking at art and architecture with a fresh eye. Practical ideas on encouraging reverie, association of ideas, use of the … Continue reading

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