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I Love Vincent Van Gogh

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    My Favorite Artist - His take on the world was amazing--I love that he saw all those wildly vibrant shapes and colors in the ordinary scenes around him. Here's my favorite...
    BookNerd BookNerd 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 26, 2008

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    Van Gogh Museum - I've seen his work at the Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam and it is so much more amazing when seeing the original. I think he was such an original in his style.
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M 3 Responses Jan 5, 2011

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    I Think He's Unique - The colors, the forms, the imagination is like nothing else I've seen.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 7, 2008

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    Art - His paintings are truly something. I know during school we had to examine sort copies of his paintings and use them as inspiration for a painting or drawing we were going to...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Feb 11, 2008

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    Just Let Me Be Myself - “Occasionally, in times of worry, I’ve longed to be stylish, but on second thought I say no—just let me be myself—and express rough, yet true things...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2013

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    Magical - His paintings are magical. They draw you in and the colors are fantastic. Somehow they touch me, and not in a perverted way either lol.
    Melody063 Melody063 51-55, F 3 Responses Oct 17, 2011

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    Undergrowth With Two Figures Restoration...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F Mar 14, 2013

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    Painting Emotion - Van Gogh had the ability to paint movement, to paint emotion in a way that no other artist before or since has been able to accomplish. He was amazing. A...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow 31-35, F 7 Responses May 1, 2010

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    Vincent (Starry Starry Night) Don Mclean - This is a great video with a good version of the song and a nice compilation of his art.
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2013

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    Beauty And Suffering - Vincent has a way of expressing loneliness and despair that moves me deeply. His crows above a thickly painted field of wheat, the bare branches of a tree in...
    Koiponder Koiponder 46-50, F Oct 3, 2010

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    His Poetic Descriptions - In a letter to his brother Theo, dated June 30 1890, van Gogh describing his UNDERGROWTH WITH TWO FIGURES Painted during the final weeks before his...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2013

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    Starry Night - On my wall is a small replica of my favorite Van Gogh painting: Starry Night.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F 2 Responses May 7, 2012

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    His Ambition In His Words - “What am I in the eyes of most people — a nonentity, an eccentric, oran unpleasant person — somebody who has no position in society andwill never...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F Mar 16, 2013

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    This world was never meant for one as beautiful as you.
    Bird488 Bird488 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    Love His Impressionist Art - I loved the book about his life, Lust for Life and learning about how his brother Theo helped him and cared for him.  It's so sad that he kind of...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M Aug 2, 2008

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    Even My 3 Year Old Daughter Loves Him - My wife loves the song "Vincent" by Don Maclean. If you are not familiar with it, do yourself a favor and search youtube for the song, as...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 4 Responses Mar 14, 2013

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    This World Was Never Meant For One As Beautiful As You. -  Van Gogh's paintings are thrilling.  I sense he saw movement in everything: the earth, the trees, a still...
    contrast55 contrast55 51-55 Mar 19, 2009

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    The Great Martyr Of Art... - When I think about Van Gogh I cannot help thinking about him as a martyr of the art. Sometimes I get that feeling about some people are born with the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2013

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    Blessed...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 13, 2013

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    Brilliant Colour - Van Gogh led a troubled life but his paintings have so much vivid colour, so much furious energy. I find him a fascinating person and have read a book (Love of...
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 8 Responses Nov 14, 2010

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    I read a biography about him and I completly fell in love with this person. He was a beautiful human being, so full of hurt and lonesomeness and still always so giving and caring...
    starstruckruby starstruckruby 18-21, F Feb 3

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    Am Writing Book About Vincent - I've just started a web site about a book I'm writing called "Van Gogh in Paris".  Wonder if anyone has any comments.  Thanks in...
    VincentFan1 VincentFan1 36-40 1 Response May 10, 2008

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    Good Artist - seen an exhibition of his work- think it is really fantastic and enlightening, find the fact that he chopped off his ear after 10 bottles of absinthe amazing though...
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M Apr 10, 2008

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    His Letters - Today I found a site which features Vincent's letters to Theo. I just wanted to share them with fellow Van Gogh fans. His writing is so interesting. I hope you enjoy...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2013

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