The Blue Period (Free E–pub) á Luke Jerod Kummer

Annual Editions: Technologies, Social Media, and Society eFashionable and fancy neighborhood it has become in the present I loved reading about old Barcelona about the Catalansndless to this date internal conflict with Spain A subject as old as back when the Borgias ruled Italy and as fresh as reading today s news I felt Pablo s hunger and cold struggle with poverty His conflictive relationship with his father the infinite drive to succeed regardless of the obstacles he faced I mourned the death of Carles Casagemas with him One has to really see the Blue Period artwork to feel the sadness and despair he xperienced during that time It seems as if he always knew there was something different about him He called it Duende in the book and it is a difficult xpression to translate Some kind of magic within himself I wonder if at any time in his older years as he was a wealthy and renown artist if he reminisced about these times and if he did what he made out of it From unknown starving artist to icon in a long lifetime I would have read this book in one sitting but I found myself doing my own research and spending hours on museums websites and reading multiple articles linked to this story I have been so rewarded by finding information about most of the people mentioned in The Book And Being book and being to look at the artwork referred to in the story with new yes and seeing Picasso not just as the father of Cubism but as a human being I always thought this was a strange painting that did not make any sense I can see now that it makes all the was a strange painting that did not make any sense I can see now that it makes all the and perfectly summarizes the life changing xperiences Of His Youth Picasso La Vie 1903 his youth Picasso La Vie 1903 very informative and beautifully written book by Luke Jerod Kummer Great insight into the beginnings of Picasso s genius and successful career a must read I was really hoping this story would immerse me in the art world of Picasso but it really just focused on all his whoring around I kept reading hoping I would get to a part that would draw me in but I m finally calling it uits DNF One look at my book list would reveal I love books about artists Not this one I found the writing style clumsy and the story seedy and uninspiring I finally gave up about 40% into the book It may have been free as an Prime First Read but the cost in time of finishing it is just too high. Maine will lead to a devastating turn Amid soul searching and despair however Picasso discovers a color palette in which to render his demons and paint himself into lasting historyBringing the Black Heart, Red Ruby exuberance of thera vividly to life this richly imagined portrait of Picasso’s coming of age intertwines the love death lust and friendships that inspired the immortal works of a defiant mast. New Plant Parent: Learn the Ways of Plant Parenthood early years as he struggled tostablish himself as an artist and chronicles his friendship wait Casagemas and the two men s tempestuous relationship with Germaine and the tragic outcome The book managed to convey Picasso s Dreaming Me: An African-American Woman's Buddhist Journey emotional turmoil and demonstrates how this manifested itself in his art in particular that time we know now as the Blue Period The author has obviously done his research and the novel felt authentic and convincing There are plenty of books about Picasso and I feel this one can justifiably take its place amongst them in giving another perspective on Picasso s coming of age I find the idea of historical fiction with a real life person to be pretty interesting And this one was about young Picasso during his time in Paris So pretty fascinatingBut itnded up being pretty disappointing It was so incredibly boring I didn t feel like much was happening I didn t feel the personality and connections of the characters I didn t feel the atmosphere And this again with almost no actual story I have a feeling that an actual biography of Picasso could be much interesting if written in a better way And in this case I wonder why write a novel if it doesn t add anything to the character in itI give it an xtra point just because it seemed to be well researched and makes me want to read about the artist and time period An amazing rideTo be uite honest I m not a fan of Picasso s work for the most part I respect his talent it jus Remarkable I have to say when I first began reading this book I wasn t uite sure that I would be much interested in finishing it but I am thrilled that I did This book reads like The Paris Wife but unlike the fore mentioned book The Blue Period Offers The Reader A True Insight To Pablo Period offers the reader a true insight to Pablo s arly life and his struggles to make a name for himself Description throughout the book is written superbly drawing the reader deeper into this historical fiction I had to stop pause for a moment to remember that A riveting novel about the tragic romance that nearly destroyed a young Pablo Picasso while granting him his first flight of creative genius From rowdy Barcelona barrooms to the incandescent streets of turn of the century Paris Pablo Picasso xperiences the sumptuous highs and seedy lows of bohemian life alongside his rebellious poet friend with a shadowy past Carles CasagemasFleeing T was actually fiction as one starts to truly believe that you re there witnessing what s taking place Having visited Barcelona and the Picasso museum I have a much greater appreciation of the artist work and the deeper meanings behind his arlier pieces It makes me want to revisit Barcelona and view the city through the bugeyes term used in the book of Pablo What an unexpected and truly good read that I stumbled upon I had mixed feelings about reading this book After viewing an xhibit of Picasso s painting I came away with admiration of his skill and artistry but also apalledd wlth his apparent hatred of women He used and abused Women In His Life The in his life The is a good informative read of his young life as he found his fortune in Spain and Paris It treats him as a person not an icon Recommenced for all who like to read about the awakening and flourishing of the art process Broken and DepressedThis book teaches about the seedier side of Paris than about Picasso Too much sex including prostitutes models ach

and the prevalence of syphilis I personally wanted or needed to know I gave this a 3 star rating instead of the 2 star rating I wanted to originally give this book simply because it did tell about many intimate social issues of that time The Blue period was very much about the the plight of a starving artist 4 5 I wish it would have included photos or The Lost Art of Reading Natures Signs excerpts of the letters referenced in the workThis book was my June s selection of First Reads From the moment I saw the cover I knew I had to read it What I didn t know was how fascinating the story would be Even though it is historical fiction the author discusses at thend of the book his Moreno extensive research to develop this story I have always know who Picasso was and I knew about his different periods but I didn t know why the blue period happened The tragic andmotional story behind the ndless cerulean and cobalt blue strokes There is no way to say there are spoilers in this review as one can just read about it online Picasso s life is well documented after all It was the way the story was revealed and carefully laborated what made it special to me I felt as if I was back in 1901 Paris when Montmartre was considered the poor and red district of Paris instead of the. Amily misfortune and their parents’ A Spark of Light: the fearless new novel from the Number One bestselling author expectations the two young artists seek their creative outlet while chasing inspiration in drugs decadence and the liberated women of Montmartre creatures far different from the veiled ones back homeThe new life feels like bliss and nothing can come between themuntil a dark hairednigmatic muse nters the picture The two artists’ passion for Ger. The Blue Period