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Painter Spotlight: Cornelia Hernes and ‘The Tapestry of Life’

“The Tapestry of Life,” 2012, by Cornelia Hernes, 70 by 41 inches. Oil on linen. (Courtesy of Cornelia Hernes)
“The Tapestry of Life,” 2012, by Cornelia Hernes, 70 by 41 inches. Oil on linen. (Courtesy of Cornelia Hernes)

Norwegian-born painter Cornelia Hernes spent much of her youth living on three different continents: Europe, Africa, and North America. She studied psychology at university of...


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