Robert S. Sleicher
- Robert S. Sleicher--at home in the Adirondacks. // Conservationist;May92, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p30
Profiles Robert S. Sleicher, an outdoor artist who draws from inspiration from his native Adirondacks. He has painted Adirondacks for more than 50 years; A true mountain man; Boyhood places; Covers for `The Conservationist' magazine; Honors and prizes won; More.
- Artistic alternations of nature. Hubbard, Guy // Arts & Activities;Jan1994, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p5
Focuses on changes that artists have made to plant and animal shapes. The importance in artistic thinking of modifying the ways in which objects look; Steps in the process of modification; Constructed Head No. 2, by Naum Gabo; Pond lily table lamp, by Tiffany Studios; Chinese textile fragment;...
- The aesthetic appreciation of nature. Budd, Malcolm // British Journal of Aesthetics;Jul96, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p207
Discusses difficulties in aesthetic appreciation of nature. Concept on nature; Qualities of aesthetic response; Clarification on aesthetic appreciation of nature.
- The correct and the appropriate in the appreciation of nature. Stecker, Robert // British Journal of Aesthetics;Oct97, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p393
Looks at arguments concerning the appreciation of nature, focusing on those by Alan Carlson. Reason Carlson claims that certain models for the appreciation of nature are unpromising and inappropriate; Rejection of Carlson's claims; Ways knowledge may enter into the appreciation of nature.
- Spring puts on a silky show. Rinck, Jane // Christian Science Monitor;4/19/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 103, p22
Recounts the author's impressions of spring while on a walk in the forest.
- Natural history illustration. Cuadrado, John // Architectural Digest;May97, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p142
Looks at artwork depicting plant and animal species brought to Europe from the 16th to 20th centuries. Historical background to the art; Color photographs of selected pieces; Information about the art.
- The grandeur of the Grand Canyon. Amsden, Patti // Granite City Press-Record;8/31/2011, Vol. 53 Issue 70, pA5
In this article the author discuses the beauty and the grandeur of the Grand Canyon.
- Does aesthetic appreciation of nature need to be science-based? Rolston III, Holmes // British Journal of Aesthetics;Oct95, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p1
Argues that aesthetics is nothing that science can discover objectively, independently of persons. No one correct aesthetic response; Importance of imaginative play; Participatory experience with respect to natural science; Environmental aesthetics.
- Walking naturally. Ross, Cindy // Women's Sports & Fitness;Sep94, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p40
Suggests some walking trips which highlight nature. Trips in the Alaskan wilderness which feature hiking and rafting; A 38-mile journey over the Monarch Divide in the High Sierra; The rain forests of Costa Rica; Other trips, their prices and contact points.