Today on Swackett :: M. C. Escher

M. C. Escher, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers Maurits Cornelis Escher, a Dutch graphic artist who created mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints.  (born June 17)

Better known as M. C. Escher, this gifted artist created intricate mezzotints that featured impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture, and tessellations.

#mcescher #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date:  July 21, 2012

Today on Swackett: Normal Rockwell

Swackett remembers Norman Perceval Rockwell; was a 20th-century American painter and illustrator who produced over 4, 000 original works and was commissioned to illustrate over 40 books including Tom Sayer and Huckleberry Finn.  (born February 3rd)

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date: February 3, 2020

Swackett Peep of the Day :: Mona Lisa

The Mona Lisa is Swackett’s Peep of the Day!

This half-length portrait painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci that has been described as “the best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world.

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #MonaLisa #LeonardoDaVinci #YouBeenPeeped

Certified Swackett Signature Peep Art #signaturepeep

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Broadcast Date:  December 24, 2019