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Posts Tagged ‘Jean Sibelius’


Finland, Finlandia….

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

 

Hi everyone!

 

After Finaland’s 100 yrs birthay in 6.12.

we celebrate again.

 

8.12. is

Jean Sibelius and Finnish music day.

 

Here’s one of my favorite Sibelius music, Finlandia.

 

 

“Finlandia, Op. 26, is a tone poem by the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.

It was written in 1899 and revised in 1900.“

more in Wikipedia

 

 

My gouache painting was inspired by Sibelius’s music…

 

 

Jean Sibelius and Finnish music day 8.12.

 

Paint Party Friday

 

 

Have a relaxing weekend!

 

 

Sibelius, Kusama and me

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

 

8.12.2016

is composer Jean Sibelius‘s day

(8.12.1865 – 20.9.1057)

I love his music.

 

Finlandia Hymn is mostly sung in Finnish but

these guys sing it quite well in English, right?

 

There are lots of versions of this piece also called ‘A Song of Peace’.

 

 

 

The other day I visited HAMHelsinki

 

Yayoi Kusama’s exhibition made me feel good.

I enjoyed everything: her art, books and film about her,

and most of all bright colors and those million dots.

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-1-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-2-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-3-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-4-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-5-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-6-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

yayoi-kusama-art-7-in-ham-helsinki-2016-by-blogitse

 

 

and last but not least 🙂

my ‘art’

just abstract ink and gouache strokes

 

for

 

Paint Party Friday

 

 

just-abstract-by-blogitse

 

 

Have a relaxing weekend!

 

 

week in pictures

Friday, December 11th, 2015

 

Hi everyone!

 

On Tuesday 8.12. 2015 composer Jean Sibelius

was celebrated for his 150th anniversary.

 

Jean Sibelius by BLOGitse

 

painted with ink and water

 

 

wikipedia -> Jean Sibelius

 

 

Sibelius portrait 1892 by Eero Jaernefelt.jpg
Sibelius portrait 1892 by Eero Jaernefelt” by Eero Järnefelt

 

 

 

This time I post for

 

Paint Party Friday

 

 

a collage of details December’s Theme Month Art ‘music’

 

details of theme art challenge by BLOGitse

Check all 6 paintings here.

 

 

Have a relaxing weekend!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean Sibelius’s birthday, 150th anniversary

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

 

Today 8.12.2015 we’re celebrating

 

150th anniversary of composer Jean Sibelius birth.

 

Cheers!

 

 

8.12.2015 Jean Sibelius 150 by BLOGitse

 

I painted this with ink and water.

 

Jean should look about 35 yrs in this picture….

 

 

Here’s ‘Finlandia’ to enjoy Jean’s music and Finnish nature.

 

 

 

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