Artist Emily Carr and the Spirit of the Land: A Jungian by Phyllis Marie Jensen

By Phyllis Marie Jensen

Emily Carr, referred to as Canada’s Van Gogh, was once a post-impressionist explorer, artist and author. In Artist Emily Carr and the Spirit of the Land Phyllis Marie Jensen attracts on analytical psychology and the theories of feminism and social constructionism for insights into Carr’s existence within the past due Victorian interval and early 20th century.


Presented in components, the e-book introduces Carr’s émigré English relations and formative years at the "edge of nowhere" and her artwork schooling in San Francisco, London and Paris. Travels within the desolate tract brought her to the totem artwork of the Pacific Northwest coast at a time Aboriginal artwork was once undervalued and believed to be disappearing. Carr vowed to rfile it earlier than turning to lively landscapes of woodland, sea and sky. the second one a part of the e-book offers a Jungian portrait of Carr, together with typology, mental complexes, and archetypal good points of character. An exam the individuation approach and Carr’s embracement of transcendental philosophy unearths the richness of her character and creative genius.


Artist Emily Carr and the Spirit of the Land presents beautiful studying for analytical psychologists, teachers and scholars of Jungian reviews, artwork historical past, health and wellbeing, gender and women’s studies.

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