Bedroom in Arles by Vincent Van Gogh

bedroom in arles vincent van gogh

Acid colors and electricity quiver through objects in Van Gogh’s Bedroom in Arles. With our comfortable distance, it’s a pleasure to bask in Van Gogh’s sickly greens and odd figures. After all, we aren’t stuck in his mind.

Bathers – by Paul Cézanne – 1890

The Bathers - Paul Cézanne

Obsessed with nostalgia, Cézanne painted Bathers from memory. It’s one of his many works that dance between reality and invention. Cézanne creates a tension here that reveres the very past it can’t quite enumerate.

Paris Street; Rainy Day by Gustave Caillebotte

Paris Street Rainy Day Gustave Caillebotte

The painting Paris Street; Rainy Day snapshots a beautiful moment on a typical, even dull, day. French painter, Gustave Caillebotte titled this Rue de Paris Wet Weather – a simple name. Its plainness points to the piece’s subject. He gives us a slice of life.