Autoportrait Day 225~ Hildreth Meière

A random survey of self-portraits created by women through the centuries

American muralist and mosaicist Hildreth Meière (1892-1961)

Self-Portrait, 1943 / Oil on Masonite / National Academy of Design, NYC

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Born January 12~ Evelyn Ackerman

Evelyn Ackerman (January 12, 1924-November 28, 2012)
was a California Midcentury Modern artist and designer.

Obituary, American Craft Council:

Cat and Bird in Tree by Evelyn Ackerman
1963 / Hand-woven wool with dyes / 23 1/4″x44″ / Private collection

Evelyn Ackerman on Artnet:

Further reading:

National Poetry Month~ April 2

Virgil inspired by the muses Clio and Melpomene

Beginning of 3c A.D. / Marble mosaic / Bardo National Museum, Tunis, Tunisia



The Poet Ovidiu at Tomis
by Ion Theodorescu Sion

1916 / Oil on plywood / 14 3/5″x17″ / Private collection


Black History Month in Visual Arts~ February 28

Cypress Trees by Arthello Beck, Jr.

2005 / Mosaic floor medallion / 20-foot diameter / Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, TX

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See also: February 28~ African-American visual artists