fleurdulys: Walking to a Church - Norman Rockwell 1953
The Caped Crusader paints the Dark Knight on the Batman Triple Knight T-Shirt, giving us a variety of looks for Bruce Wayne’s masked alter-ego through the years. Scott Neilson Concepts gives a Bat-spin to a Norman Rockwell classic, with Batman using his reflection to paint an old-school selfie. In addition to seeing the Adam West, […]
"Peach Crop," American Magazine, 1935 (Courtesy Norman Rockwell Family Agency) Was Norman Rockwell an artist or an illustrator? My initial thought is, "Isn't every illustrator an artist?" Yet the debate continues -- especially when it comes to Norman Rockwell. Show More Summary
Since its inception, the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA has sought to expand its focus from a single artist to a relevant context and then more broadly to illustration in general. In that spirit, the museum, through its associated Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies, has just launched a new web-based project: Illustration History: […]
Last weekend the Norman Rockwell Museum introduced a new illustration history website, which provides an rich resource for fans, collectors, and scholars. The website includes capsule summaries of each period of illustration, starting in the Paleolithic, and going all the way through the 20th century decade by decade. Show More Summary
Norman Rockwell's Boy with Baby Carriage was his first illustration to appear on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post, on 20 May 1916. The Norman Rockwell Museum has launched a new online illustration history resource dedicated to the illustration arts (CLICK).
This weekend Norman Rockwell Museum will debut a new, comprehensive, online resource dedicated to the illustration arts. The Illustration History website will serve as an evolving digital forum, providing greater access to information about the field in which Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) played a seminal role. Show More Summary
During his prosperous six-decade career as an artist, there were several key themes Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) returned to again and again in his paintings. Instantly recognizable, the concepts of humor, heroes, and coming of age were each used by the artist in the service of telling a story through his pictures. Show More Summary
For over fifty years the art of Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) entered the homes of millions of Americans on the covers of the Saturday Evening Post. As one of the most popular American artists of the past century, Rockwell was a man that...Show More Summary
Some people need money; Some people have money; Some people use a $4500 Lanvin coat as a napkin for their baby at the movies—a Norman Rockwell tableau. Read more...
In June 1955, The Saturday Evening Post published what was to become one of Norman Rockwell's most popular covers, The Marriage License: It is a quintessential, romantic, American scene. An attractive couple eagerly signs their marriage license as an avuncular county clerk sits idly by. Show More Summary
Awesome illustrations by artist Ruiz Burgos.
Beyond the legendary status that he had achieved during his lifetime, artist Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) was a masterful visual communicator with a deeply held belief in the imperative of peace, prosperity and basic human rights for all the people of the world. Show More Summary
Anatomy instructor George Bridgman (1865-1943) was famous for drawing directly on the bodies of the models who posed for his figure drawing classes at the Art Students League in New York. According to Norman Rockwell, Bridgman wouldShow More Summary
Over the past 37 years, readers of The New Yorker have been enjoying cartoonist Roz Chast?s signature style and wit. In her humorously poignant 2014 graphic memoir, Can?t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Chast delved into her personal...Show More Summary
In an unprecedented fundraising auction, Norman Rockwell?s Portrait of John F. Kennedy will be auctioned at the National Museum of American Illustration?s 15th Anniversary Gala, on July 30th, 2015, at the Museum?s home, Vernon Court, in Newport, RI. Show More Summary
It's like a small-town scene from Norman Rockwell, updated for the 21st Century. A Latino family strolls leisurely through the park, immersed in conversation. Coming up fast behind is a blonde woman in designer exercise gear and earplugs, intent on maintaining her power-walking pace. Show More Summary
Ami Rasmussen, interior assembly technician. Photo: Deanne Fitzmaurice Some of us remember Norman Rockwell's Rosie the Riveter, her goggles, her uncanny biceps, the larger-than-life rivet gun in her lap. Most of us, however, remember...Show More Summary
Authorities in Florida made two arrests and confiscated a cache of weapons and drugs after receiving a tip that two men were planning to attack a police department, church and youth camp, with a "rocket-propelled grenade launcher." "They...Show More Summary
Norman Rockwell Museum announced today the hiring of Rich Bradway as the Museum?s new Director of Digital Learning and Engagement. Funding for the position was made possible through a grant from the George Lucas Family Foundation to expand and re-imagine the Museum?s educational programming with 21st century learning tools. Show More Summary