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The May New York Auctions!

The Rockefeller family art collection that will be auctioned this coming...

“The Last Supper”

It is 12:43 AM and it is now April 17 and I am looking at my bed knowing...

“The Quarter” in Montparnasse

My last FB post was a short video of the Saturday night activities at the...

The Mystery of the Côte d’Azur

My 10-day passage from Paris to the south has been dreamlike and as I took...

A Day Full of Intense Emotions with Vincent and Pablo

I started the day by walking from my hotel in Saint Remy to the...

I will Never Understand the Food in Paris

Every time I come to Paris I find myself somehow confused by the food. If...

It’s So Good to be Back in Paris

I am so excited to be back in Paris settled in my favorite neighborhood in...

The Spectacular European Art Fair in Maastricht

I just reread the blogs I wrote about TEFAF in Maastricht over the last two...

Amsterdam Again, But it Never Gets Old

Things are much better now, but I did suffer from a case of what the Dutch...

The Amazing European Art Adventure 2018

It is only one week until another exciting art adventure begins and this one...

Au Revoir Paris

“There are a lot of wonderful beautiful cities in the world and then...

Van Gogh in Auvers and Freddy’s

There is a warm breeze blowing in the open door to my balcony and it is...

“Art Paris Art Fair” the Vernissage in the Grand Palais

“Art Paris Art Fair” returned for its 19th edition in 2017 at...

Out and about in Paris

The best part about an extended stay in Paris is having the time to wander...

Salon Du Dessin

The Salon Du Dessin is an annual event in Paris that is one of the most...

Bonjour Paris!

I took the train from Maastricht to Paris. It was a local from Maastricht to...

TEFAF Tales- Julie Manet and the Cicada

First let me tell you about Julie Manet and that’s Julie with a long sweet...

The Vernissage for TEFAF…WOW!

This is my third year attending the European Fine Art Fair in Maastricht and...

Arriving in Maastricht 2017

Maastricht is considered to be the oldest town in the Netherlands. If you...

The “Golden Age” and the Art of the Dutch

I have long been fascinated with the Dutch Golden Age. It spanned the 17th...

Tot ziens Amstelredam – Good bye for Now Amsterdam

I questioned a few locals as to why a city named after a dam on the Amstel...

Welkom om Amsterdam

When I first planned this basic itinerary for my European journey three...

The Next Great Art Adventure

I am an excited boy sitting in the Albuquerque airport and it looks like...

The Food in Paris

Paris Stories were written during a 2014 visit. My second meal in France was...

The Next Baguette

I am off again to Europe on March 1 and I have been away from this blog so...

The Last Baguette… Au Revoir Paris

I remember when I planned this trip and lamented that it was 8 months away...

The Paris Art Fair and the Politics of Art in France

This was my second visit to “Art Paris” which is the fantastic Art Fair...

Ici C’est Paris-Here Is Paris

Whenever I travel anywhere I look for things to do that might be not be...

The Musée d’Orsay

I have had the opportunity to visit many museums in my life, but I believe...

A Rainy Day in Paris

I woke up this morning to the sound of rain on the window. Most people,...

Paris First Impressions

  I am so sorry about not doing a better job of keeping up with the...

Memories of Maastricht

The last five days at the European Fine Art Fair were very intense. After...

The European Fine Art Fair

It has been a couple of days since I attended the “Vernissage” of the...

Leaving Amsterdam

  It is sad to leave a place like Amsterdam. The week went by so...

The Museums of Amsterdam

I am having an incredible time on the first leg of my journey. Amsterdam is...

The Journey to Amsterdam

I had a great trip from ABQ to ATL to AMS which is Amsterdam’s Schiphol...

The Great Art Adventure

It all started the day I read that article from the February 10, 1958 issue...

Fawn in the Flowers

I took a lot of pictures in my backyard at 710 Camino Militar and this movie...

Opening Night at Photo L A

Photo L A is an international photographic art exposition with over 50...

On the way to Los Angeles for the L A Art Show

I have always loved road trips. Maybe it comes from the old days when my...