The Art Spirit



In This Book Are The Essential Beliefs And Theories Of A Great Teacher And American Artist, Robert Henri While It Embodies The Entire System Of His Teaching, With Much Technical Advice And Critical Comment For The Student, It Also Contains Inspiration For Those To Whom The Happiness To Be Found Through All The Arts Is Important.No Other American Painter Attracted Such A Large, Intensely Personal Group Of Followers As Henri, Whose Death In 1929 Brought To An End A Life That Has Been Completely Devoted To Art He Was An Inspired Artist And Teacher Who Believed That Everyone Is Vitally Concerned In The Happiness And Wisdom To Be Found Through The Arts Many Of His Paintings Have Been Acquired By Museums And Private Collectors Among Them Are The Balti Museum Of Art, The Metropolitan Museum Of Art, The National Gallery Of Art, The Whitney Museum Of American Art, The Wichita Art Museum, And Yale University Art Gallery.The Art Spirit

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Art Spirit book, this is one of the most wanted Robert Henri author readers around the world.

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  • Paperback
  • 284 pages
  • The Art Spirit
  • Robert Henri
  • English
  • 27 July 2017
  • 0064301389

10 thoughts on “The Art Spirit

  1. says:

    This photo says it better than I ever could.

  2. says:

    Loved it Here s what I wrote in my blog about itThere are so many bits of wisdom in Robert Henri s The Art Spirit that it s hard to know what to share I have wow and cool and neat written in red letters in the margins of just about every page But perhaps this is the most important thing Robert Henri talks about creating art as the one true happiness in life A man must become expressive before he can be happy, he writes the italics are mine Henri stresses, again and again Loved it Here s what I wrote in my blog about itThere are so many bits of wisdom in Robert Henri s The Art Spirit that it s hard to know what to share I have wow and cool and neat written in red letters in the margins of just about every page But perhaps this is the most important thing Robert Henri talks about creating art as the one true happiness in life A man must become expressive before he can be happy, he writes the italics are mine Henri stresses, again and again, that we are all artists, or at least, we all have that capacity The urge to create is innate We all have the capacity to experience, to see, to feel, to care Making art is about caring, he says It seems that we get hung about art and who is an artist Maybe this started in high school, when we were either assigned to the science track or the art ...

  3. says:

    I can t do justice to this book, so won t try Only thing I will say is that my copy is held together by rubber bands.

  4. says:

    I did not tear through this book, but savored it Slowly, over a few weeks 10 20 pages at a time.I think any artist or creative person at any stage of their development can benefit from Henri, but I recommend this most for any aspiring, emerging or self taught artist out there who could use a light in the dark What is our...

  5. says:

    I did a lot of drawing as a child and a young adult portraits of children mostly As I aged, my passion for art and the lives of artists increased, yet I kept dropping out of studio art classes as quickly as I enrolled This book helped me understand why Though restless to get started, I had nothing to say that compelled expression, and consequently felt on shaky ground As Henri points out, We are not here to do what already has been done An interest in the subject, something you want to say I did a lot of drawing as a child and a young adult portraits of children mostly As I aged, my passion for art and the lives of artists increased, yet I kept dropping out of studio art classes as quickly as I enrolled This book helped me understand why Though restless to get started, I had nothing to say that compelled expression, and consequently felt on shaky ground As Henri points out, We are not here to do what already has been done An interest in the subject, something you want to say definitely about the subject this is the first condition of a portrait the work is done when that special thing has been said Caricaturists seem to understand this innately they hone in on a feature or gesture of their subject that gives voice to the character and temperament of its owner, as the artist ...

  6. says:

    Here s a quote from The Art Spirit I once met a man who told me that I always had an exaggerated idea of things He said, Look at me, I am never excited I looked at him and he was not exciting For once I did not over appreciate Book includes philosophy of ...

  7. says:

    Amazing to read It fills the well.

  8. says:

    The title of the book is quite accurate The Art Spirit deals with the inner drive of the artist and the pitfalls of art making Probably the most quotable art book I ve ever read, almost every page has some bumper sticker wisdom to dispense, all of it quite remarkable It can get quite recitative in parts and it is very much a product of it s time in it s...

  9. says:

    Writers should never forget that fiction is an art form Henri speaks to the artist inside us all.

  10. says:

    This book has changed me as an artist and as a human being It really opened my mind to what art really is and how to be in that mysterious spiritual space that makes ART inevitable It s not just for artists though It talks a lot about spirituality and human beings in general and how every human being can be an artist it s not always expressed through the painting, drawing, the works It is a way of life, a way of knowing yourself as an individual, and a way of loving yourself the way you are This book has changed me as an artist and as a human being It really opened my mind to what art really is and how to be in that mysterious spiritual space that makes ART inevitable It s not just for artists though It talks a lot about spirituality and human beings in general and how every human being can be an artist it s not always expressed through the painting, drawing, the works...

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