Artist often derive inspiration from various media. These are a couple painters who were inspired by Jazz.
Artists often derive inspiration from various media. From photography, by Carl Van Vechten, who documented important figures of Jazz culture, to famous painters like Stuart Davis, who used Jazz sounds to inspire his composition. Included are also other homages made by artist to the Gallery.
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Stuart Davis was an American artist who work abstractly. His themes include jazz and he incorporated elements of improvisation within his art, as can be seen in his famous work The Mellow Pad, started in 1945.
Roy DeCarava was an American photographer from the Harlem Renaissance. He captured black and white images of African American Jazz artists in the 1940s and 50s.
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