Art Spirit

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Basic Books, Mar 6, 2007 - Art - 288 pages
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Embodying the entire system of Robert Henri's teaching, The Art Spirit contains much valuable advice, critical comment, and inspiration to every student of the arts.
  

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A masterful insight. - Goodreads
Encouraging, specific and easy to read. - Goodreads
There's are some golden nuggets of advice in here. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Bob - Goodreads

The Art Spirit was one of those books I discovered around my last year in highschool. I was about to go off to art school. From what I rember this book introduced a new way of seeing the world around ... Read full review

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Incredibly inspiring and insightful book for ANY creative person. Henri is a master painter and tends to focus on that medium (there is a fair amount of technical discussion of paint, brushstrokes ... Read full review

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Page 9 - There are moments in our lives, there are moments in a day, when we seem to see beyond the usual. Such are the moments of our greatest happiness. Such are the moments of our greatest wisdom.

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Robert Henri was born in Cincinnati in 1865 and died in 1929. He led the Ashcan School movement in art, and attracted a large, intensely personal group of followers. His paintings are shown at major museums across the United States.

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