The Paris Opéra: Charles Garnier’s Opulent Architectural Masterpiece

By Stephen Gjertson Footnotes are inserted into the text within brackets.

Many are the architectural jewels of Paris. Notable among them are Notre Dame, Versailles and the Louvre. In a city of jewels however, there is none more dazzling than the Opéra Garnier, now more beautiful than ever after […]

Frontiers of Enchantment: The Outdoor Studies of William R. Leigh

Leigh sketching in the Southwest. Leigh Collection, Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa.

By Stephen Gjertson

Buffalo Mother, n.d. Oil on canvas, 36 x 48. Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa.

For some of those interested in art of the American West, the name of William R. Leigh conjures up dramatic images of bucking broncos, buffalo stampedes, […]