Helena Tarn Art

Art history


  • Purple Fields and Pink Skies

    Purple Fields and Pink Skies

    As I’ve written previously, I wanted to write about some of the paintings and painters that inspire me. I am not an art historian, just an art lover. The views here are my own and I’m simply relating why I love a painting and how it relates to my own work and experiences. Hopefully it…


  • Art As An Emotional Response: Wassily Kandinsky

    Art As An Emotional Response: Wassily Kandinsky

    Lend your ears to music, open your eyes to painting, and… stop thinking! Just ask yourself whether the work has enabled you to ‘walk about’ into a hitherto unknown world. If the answer is yes, what more do you want? Wassily Kandinsky I thought it might be nice to have a series of posts about…