The average museum or gallery goer spends less than a minute sizing up a painting. That’s enough time to take in a toothpaste commercial or maybe a movie poster. It certainly isn’t enough to catch the nuances of a painting such as Clarence Hinkle’s “Outdoor Still Life,” a complex composition in the current Laguna Art […]
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One of Laguna Beach’s streets bears his name, like just a few other lanes christened with the monikers of other early fellow artists William Wendt, Frank Cuprien and Rosa Bonheur. Yet despite his early influence, Clarence Hinkle has not been the subject of a major retrospective of his work in more than 50 years. The […]