“With art comes empathy…”

“…With art comes empathy. It allows us to look through someone else’s eyes and know their strivings and struggles. It expands the moral imagination and makes it impossible to accept the dehumanization of others. When we are without art, we are a diminished people — myopic, unlearned and cruel.”
(Dave Eggers, NYTimes)

JMN2017 Woman Hugging Boy, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in.

JMN2017 Woman Hugging Boy, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in.

About JMN

I live in Texas and devote much of my time to easel painting on an amateur basis. I stream a lot of music, mostly jazz, throughout the day, and watch Netflix and Prime Video for entertainment. I like to read and memorize poetry.
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