Immersive experience through the eyes of a historian


SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — I was joined at Past Van Gogh: The Immersive Encounter by Karen Hjalmarson a docent at the Timken Museum, Art Historian, and lecturer on Vincent Van Gogh. We first wander through his offers.

“What am I in the eyes of most persons a non-entity, or an oddity, disagreeable man or woman, a human being who has and will have no placement in society…” Van Gogh Quotation

The terms of the artist straight away remind us Van Gogh did not have success in his daily life.

As we move into the immersive practical experience Van Gogh’s words and phrases and paintings wrap the home in light-weight and color, as they shift and refocus.

Here’s The Night Café, the café in Arles, in the south of France.

He loved the evening…he favored night time to day paintings, When we speak about starry night time…it is really critical to comprehend, he looked at that, and remember he was going via a ton of turmoil then…he wished to locate his put in the cosmos…and he felt that when he seemed at night and looked at the night sky…he saw eternity

The sparkles of Starry Night About the Rhone, and the swirls of The Starry Night fill the room.

And he loved flowers…some coming from his mother’s backyard garden. Van Gogh’s masterpieces consist of Irises and sunflowers, amid other individuals.

He beloved Shakespeare as you know, in sonnet 18 Shakespeare explained attractiveness will very last in a sonnet and attractiveness lasts in a painting…he (Van Gogh) took that to heart. – Karen Hjalmarson

And, the magnificence of the Almond Blossom, his paintings from 1888-1890. They represented awakening and hope to the painter. In the show, the petals swirl close to us in pretty much a frenzy…as if to signify Van Gogh’s mental point out at the time, which was so troubling, he was admitted to an asylum.

That emotional aspect of his lifetime propelled a great deal of great artwork – Karen Hjalmarson.

Van Gogh created 2000 operates of artwork in excess of 10 decades from paintings, drawings, and sketches… several of them in the previous handful of tormented yrs of his life. But Van Gogh only sold one painting in his lifetime.

He is quoted as declaring he was portray for men and women not but born, and on that he was right.

Van Gogh was the genesis for expressionism…German…American…so he really was a genesis for that department of art named expressionism.

Van Gogh’s dying in 1890 was described as suicide.

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