crossconnectmag: " The American Realism of Nigel Van Wieck In the late century art world of noise and clamor, Nigel Van Wieck is a quiet and powerful presence. Raised in England

For nearly two-thirds of his life, Edward Hopper lived and worked in a top floor studio overlooking Washington Square in New York. He didn't have a fridge or a toilet, and regularly hauled coal up ...Edward Hopper's deceptively simple piece holds a lot of secrets. ... Café at Night was exhibited in New York in January of 1942, right as Hopper was working on ... the movie—yet the ...