On This Day…..

On this day….. In 1890:  American artist Man Ray was born.  Born Emmanuel Radnitzkyhe spent most of his career in France. Generally known for his Dada and surrealist creations. He produced major works in a variety of media but considered himself a painter above all. He was best known for his photography, and he was a renowned fashion and portrait photographer. In 1965 Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier died.  A Swiss … Continue reading On This Day…..

On This Day In History

English artist Graham Vivian Sutherland was born in 1903, famous for creating the unpopular portrait of Winston Churchill, Sutherland worked in glass, fabrics and paints.  Sutherland is also known for his harrowing war paintings. Other notable events on this day in history In 1456 the printing of the Gutenberg Bible was completed. In 1932 American pilot Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly across … Continue reading On This Day In History