• Van Gogh Texas-Bound

    2 monthes ago - By Global Traveler

    Killing Vincent cover © Edwind Kobobel
    This spring, the Museum of Fine Arts , Houston will host “Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art.” The retrospective is arranged to lead visitors on a journey beginning with the artist's early sketches on to his most well-known paintings. Van Gogh's foray into life as an artist began at the age of 27, following unsuccessful attempts to launch careers as an art dealer, teacher, bookseller and minister. Mostly self-taught, he was encouraged by his brother Theo to seriously explore his artistic talents - resulting in masterworks, including “Starry Night” and...
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