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Clear Seeing Place

By: Brian Rutenberg
Narrated by: Brian Rutenberg
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From the salt marshes and moss-draped live oaks of the South Carolina Lowcountry to the New York art world, Clear Seeing Place takes the listener behind the studio door to explore the making of a painter in intimate detail. Brimming with the joy of process and a love of art history, Brian Rutenberg reveals the places, people, and experiences that led to the paintings for which he is well known today. This book is packed with ideas, observations, techniques, and career advice all thoughtfully arranged into six sections designed to inspire artists of all levels, as well as anyone interested in creativity.

Clear Seeing Place is a companion to the artist's popular YouTube series, Brian Rutenberg Studio Visits, and is a love letter to painting written by a painter.

©2016 Brian Rutenberg (P)2017 Brian Rutenberg

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The Art Book You’ve Been Looking For

I just finished listening to Clear Seeing Place and immediately started it again. This Is the book I’ve been looking for, a handbook for working artists, chock-full of practical, usable straight-forward wisdom and advice. I felt like I was being personally mentored. Thank you Brian Rutenberg for writing this book.