Update 2, Evolution Through Art: A Psychological and Aesthetic Journey by Michael Newberry

I hope everyone is doing okay in these early stages of quarantining. Heartbreaking. Around the start of it I came up with the concept to write this book on aesthetics. I am dividing my time painting, writing the book, and, it seems, washing dishes. I am writing my first book: Evolution Through Art. I have …

Before Everything There Was Visual Art

30,000 years before there was religion, before there was writing, and 33,000 years before philosophy there was visual art—the first and most important step in humankind’s evolution. With the pull and roots so deep anyone touched with the art gift feels a calling that only death can extinguish. It is a sacred calling holding the weight of humanity’s wellbeing and hope.

Transparency – A Key to Spatial Depth in Painting Part 1, Black/White

Newberry Art Tutorials Art Tutorial Transparency – A Key to Spatial Depth in Painting Part 1, Black/White This online tutorial is a transcription from a 2002 lecture I gave at the Courage of Your Perceptions Conference (Satellite to the EC’s Vision Scientists’ Conference) in Glasgow, Scotland. We have examples of artworks from 30,000 years ago …