Sunday, April 29, 2007

More Than Words

Shown at the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art, 'More Than Words' exhibition consists of 58 hand-illustrated letters from such celebrated artists as Alexander Calder, Thomas Eakins, Andy Warhol, and Andrew Wyeth. {more images}

Artists often share models. In this note from sculptor Paul Manship to painter Leon Kroll, the sculptor recommends a model, Miss Miriam McCreedy, and sketches her voluptuous figure.

Eero Saarinen a Finish architect (1910–1961) to his fiancĂ©e - Alice Bernstein, who happen to be an art editor and later critic at The New York Times. via and dailypoetics

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