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Use By 2002: My First Art Exhibition

In Australia, Art by tony1 Comment

Featured image: Use By Invitation, 2002    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  6 October 2015 Accidental artist We came back to Canberra from Brisbane in April 2000. My job in Brisbane had come to an end and I was in no hurry to work. I began looking for an icon that represented the late twentieth century and part of my lifetime. …

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Hieronymus Bosch painter, 1450-1516

In Art, The Netherlands by tony1 Comment

    The featured image is The Garden of Earthly Delights 1500-05 Triptych: Central panel 220×195 cm; wings each 220×97 cm, Madrid    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony  7 July 2015     Introduction and biography    My interest in Hieronymus Bosch (1450-1516) is primarily as an artist. I have used his grotesque human beings, nightmare visions, strange beasts and creatures of evil …

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Postcard from Vienna: Michaelerplatz sculpture

In Austria, Travel, Art by tonyLeave a Comment

   Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony  28 June 2015 (Other Postcards are from: Boudhanath Stupa, Dubai, Rock of Cashel, Lake Tabourie.) Trip to Europe 7 September to 8 December 2007    Going back to Vienna in 2007 seems like a time capsule to me, and it’s not long ago. I’d read John Irving’s first novel Setting free the bears years ago …