Thomas Kinkade Dead at 54…
As my wife, who has been an artist who associates with professional artists and has for the last 40 years, points out, the death of Thomas Kinkade will stop the production of some of the world’s most awful art.
Things like this:
…which, at best, can be called kitsch, decorate the living rooms of millions of Americans with clear plastic covered couches. Nothing says more for the need for art education in our schools… something the reactionary budget strippers cut first.
Yet, Kinkade made a fortune at it. Who would have guessed?
Posted on April 9, 2012, in Announcement, Art, Arts, Business, creativity, News, Obits, Opinion, Theatre and Art, Word from Bill and tagged Art, California, Death by natural causes, Galleries, Los Gatos California, painting, San Jose Mercury News, Thomas Kinkade, United States, Visual Arts. Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.