The Painter's Eye




Charles Sheeler, Bucks County Barn, 1918, gouache and conté crayon, Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio: Gift of Ferdinand Howald

Michael McEwan reviews 'Bucks County Barn' by Charles Sheeler more

Jul 26, 2017 4:51 PM The Painter's Eye

Hugh Lee-Smith (1915-1999) is one such artist who I think anyone interested in American painting should study. Born in Florida, he has Ohio roots. more

Jun 23, 2017 12:00 AM The Painter's Eye

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Photo by Megan Leigh Barnard

The Painter’s Eye: Anish Kapoor (born 1954) is not bound or identified strictly with one medium. In fact, he is an artist who has a vast array of works in an astonishing array of materials. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM The Painter's Eye


Edgar Degas, After the Bath, 1899, pastel on paper, Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio: Gift of Ferdinand Howald.

Edgar Degas, one of the greatest artists of all time, was something of an anomaly. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM The Painter's Eye


Artemisia Gentileschi, David and Bathsheba, circa 1636-37 (with Viviano Codazzi and Domenico Gargiulo), oil on canvas, 104 ½ x 82 ½ inches, Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio: Museum Purchase, Schumacher Fund

The Painter’s Eye: Featuring David and Bathsheba by Artemisia Gentileschi more

Feb 22, 2017 11:16 PM The Painter's Eye

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Joos van Cleve, Adoration of the Child, circa 1520-1530, Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio. Gift of Ferdinand Howald.

The Painter’s Eye: Nationally renowned painter Michael McEwan reviews Adoration of the Child more

Dec 27, 2016 3:49 PM The Painter's Eye

An architect commissions a landscape artist to paint a landscape. The artist himself has practiced as an architect and proceeds to paint this month’s painting, The Architect’s Dream more

Nov 16, 2016 10:26 AM The Painter's Eye

Nationally-renowned painter Michael McEwan critiques this 1936 American painting more

Oct 26, 2016 12:48 PM The Painter's Eye

This month, I have selected a work from the Columbus Museum of Art’s collection that complements a new exhibition at the Wexner Center for the Arts. more

Aug 24, 2016 10:24 AM The Painter's Eye

The Painter’s Eye: Featuring Untitled (Self-Portrait Walking with Dog) by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson more

Jul 21, 2016 12:00 AM The Painter's Eye