Robert Heindel was born in Akron Ohio and, with no art training except a correspondence class, worked his way up from tire advertisements in Ohio to car illustrations in Detroit to magazine illustrations in New York, where he became close friends with Bernie Fuchs and Mark English. From there, he single handedly carved out his own specialized niche painting beautiful images of dancers. He made an excellent living selling prints and originals of his paintings in galleries around the world and over the internet. This career path was a remarkable accomplishment. Heindel knew what he wanted to do and invented a career to permit him to do it. His example should be an inspiration to others looking for a career in the visual arts. Robert Heindel passed away in 2005 at age 67.
Tim Hodkinson – Phantom energyI am a stay at home dad in my forties with an interest in algorithmic art. Although I took art in high school and two creative writing classes in university, (more…)
Three Point PerspectivesExercise on Three Point Perspectives. The assignment called for a bird's eye view and a worm's eye view.
Bodies against time – Étienne-Jules MareyIn the last years of the nineteenth century French physiologist Etienne-Jules Marey finds novel ways to record and visualize the motions of the body over time. He's not interested in the person ...