Alive Still

About the Author: Cathy Curtis

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✰ Alive Still  Epub ✶ Author Cathy Curtis –
  • Hardcover
  • 384 pages
  • Alive Still
  • Cathy Curtis
  • 17 November 2017
  • 0190908815

Alive Still Among The Women Artists Who Came To Prominence In The Postwar Era In New York, Painter Nell Blaine Had A Uniquely Hard Won Career In Her Mid Thirties, Her Horizons Seemed Limitless Her Shows Received Glowing Reviews, ARTnews Honored Her With A Lengthy Feature Article, And One Of Her Paintings Hung In The Whitney Museum Then, On A Trip To Greece, Blaine Developed Polio, Rendering Her A Paraplegic Angry At Being Told She Would Never Paint Again, She Taught Herself To Hold A Brush With Her Left Hand And Regained Her Skill In Alive Still, Author Cathy Curtis Tells The Story Of Blaine S Life And Career For The First Time By Investigating The Ways Her Experience Of Illness Colored Her Personality And The Evolving Nature Of Her Work, The Importance Of Her Southern Roots, And The Influence Of Her Bisexuality And, In The Latter Part Of Her Life, Long Term Lesbian Relationships On Her Understanding Of The World.Alive Still Draws Upon Blaine S Unpublished Diaries Her Published Writing Career Spanning Interviews And Reviews And Correspondence To And From Family Members, Lovers, And The Artists, Poets, Publishers, Rescuers In Greece, And Neighbors She Knew In Addition, Curtis Has Conducted Interviews With Surviving Artists And Other Individuals In Blaine S Circle, Including Two Of Her Longtime Lovers.Featuring Illustrations Of Blaine S Work And Snapshots Of Family And Friends, Alive Still Is A Compelling Narrative Of A Leading, Productive, And Passionate Woman Artist Who Overcame The Setbacks Of Disability.