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Arguing for a Long Look at Emily Dickinson

ARGUING FOR A LONG LOOK AT EMILY DICKINSON

I came across an article on Agnes Martin and Gertrude Stein. Since they are my heroes, I stopped everything I was doing - working on...

"thou Bride of Awe"

"THOU BRIDE OF AWE"

I have been working through artistic responses to Emily Dickinson's altered books and life... I have an altered book work at The Marin...

 
 
 
Essex Art Association, and How Do We Judge Art, Anyway?

ESSEX ART ASSOCIATION, AND HOW DO WE JUDGE ART, ANYWAY?

An artist friend of mine and I have been talking about how to view and judge a work of art. She feels that if the work demonstrates...

The Line Between the Abstract and the Figurative, at The Greene Art Gallery

THE LINE BETWEEN THE ABSTRACT AND THE FIGURATIVE, AT THE GREENE ART GALLERY

The Boston Post Road through Guilford, Madison, and Clinton, Connecticut is filled with elegant 18 th- and 19 th -century houses, many...

 
 
 
Rhys Davies at Hope and Feathers: "When All My Five and Country Senses See"

RHYS DAVIES AT HOPE AND FEATHERS: "WHEN ALL MY FIVE AND COUNTRY SENSES SEE"

Rhys Davies is the exhibiting artist in a rather unusual “residency” at Hope and Feathers Gallery in Amherst, Massachusetts. Davies'...

What a Thing Is, Until It Isn't: Nava Grunfeld and The New Still Life

WHAT A THING IS, UNTIL IT ISN'T: NAVA GRUNFELD AND THE NEW STILL LIFE

In a letter to T.W. Higginson written in August 1862, Emily Dickinson wrote: I think you would like the Chestnut Tree, I met in my...

 
 
 
Je Suis En Terrasse xox

JE SUIS EN TERRASSE XOX

Judith Barbour Osborne: "Synchronized with. head and heart"

JUDITH BARBOUR OSBORNE: "SYNCHRONIZED WITH. HEAD AND HEART"

“A really good picture looks as if it's happened at once. It's an immediate image... one really beautiful wrist motion that is synchronized...

 
 
 
Gallery One, Connecticut: To See and Be Seen

GALLERY ONE, CONNECTICUT: TO SEE AND BE SEEN

The artists of Gallery One: ten artists, working without their own gallery space, but working, as one of their members says, “with...

Artist Statements in 4" x 6"

ARTIST STATEMENTS IN 4" X 6"

We drove south on backroads on a whim; we needed to see art, but saw two disappointing sets of artworks and felt defeated. One more...

 
 
 
Charles Tarlton and the Changing Nature of Ekphrasis

CHARLES TARLTON AND THE CHANGING NATURE OF EKPHRASIS

Ekphrasis may have started with Homer, describing the "mighty and peerless" Achilles in The Iliad, Book XVIII, 1- 617. At this moment,...

CHARLES TARLTON: "A ROCK IN A JAR"

While I work on my next artistic post, I am posting another poem by my husband, this one otherwise unpublished. I think it relates...

 
 
 
I have no words, Orlando

I HAVE NO WORDS, ORLANDO

This is the Tapigami flag created for San Francisco's PRIDE, draped over the balcony at City Hall. The artists create their work from...

Istanbul, Istanbul

ISTANBUL, ISTANBUL

When I was 16, I went to Athens, Greece and from there, by boat and bus, to Istanbul. The bazaar was overwhelming. But, really, it...

 
 
 
Charles Tarlton and the Changing Nature of Ekphrasis

CHARLES TARLTON AND THE CHANGING NATURE OF EKPHRASIS

Ekphrasis may have started with Homer, describing the "mighty and peerless" Achilles in The Iliad, Book XVIII, 1- 617. At this moment,...

CHARLES TARLTON: "A ROCK IN A JAR"

While I work on my next artistic post, I am posting another poem by my husband, this one otherwise unpublished. I think it relates...

 
 
 
I have no words, Orlando

I HAVE NO WORDS, ORLANDO

This is the Tapigami flag created for San Francisco's PRIDE, draped over the balcony at City Hall. The artists create their work from...

Istanbul, Istanbul

ISTANBUL, ISTANBUL

When I was 16, I went to Athens, Greece and from there, by boat and bus, to Istanbul. The bazaar was overwhelming. But, really, it...

 
 
 
Paintings for the Gallery One artists' group exhibition at the Elle Design Studio

PAINTINGS FOR THE GALLERY ONE ARTISTS' GROUP EXHIBITION AT THE ELLE DESIGN STUDIO

It has been a crazy, busy summer! But I am in the studio again... and also framing some favorites! Elle Design Studio in Chester, Connecticut...

Saratoga Arts and The Laffer Gallery: The Real Upstate New York

SARATOGA ARTS AND THE LAFFER GALLERY: THE REAL UPSTATE NEW YORK

Not Bedford, not Poughkeepsie. People who really live UPstate want you to know that there's beauty along with that deeper snow. Drive...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Jungle house / CplusC Architectural Workshop

Jungle house / CplusC Architectural Workshop

© Michael Lassman Architects: CplusC Architectural Workshop Location: Darlington, Australia Category: Houses Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Michael Lassman , Ryan Ng Read more ...

Abstract Contemporary Art Painting “STARRY NIGHT II“ by Santa Fe...

Abstract Contemporary Art Painting “STARRY NIGHT II“ by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

This painting was created for an article I wrote for Acrylic Artist magazine on textures. 13"x13"x2" Acrylic on Panel/Available Read more ...

Foster + Partners Reveal Timber Boathouse for non-profit Row New York in Harlem

Foster + Partners Reveal Timber Boathouse for non-profit Row New York in Harlem

Harlem Boathouse. Image Courtesy of Foster + Partners Foster + Partners have revealed a new design for a timber boathouse on the Harlem River in New York. Sited in Sherman... Read more ...

Tatersal Amador Aguiar Farm Complex / brro arquitetos

Tatersal Amador Aguiar Farm Complex / brro arquitetos

© André Scarpa Architects: brro arquitetos Location: Lins, State of São Paulo, Brazil Category: Other Structures Autor: Bruno Rossi Area: 550.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Canyon Colors” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Growing right out of the rocks, these old juniper trees seemed to magnify the redness of Ute Canyon. The bark and pine needles they shed decompose over time, creating a little... Read more ...

Contemporary Female Figurative Fine Art Painting,Vacation, Blue Hat "TAKING...

Contemporary Female Figurative Fine Art Painting,Vacation, Blue Hat "TAKING A BREAK" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

10"x20"Acrylic on Canvas/Framed $750.00 Read more ...

Marmalade Lane Cohousing Development / Mole Architects

Marmalade Lane Cohousing Development / Mole Architects

© David Butler Architects: Mole Architects Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom Category: Apartments Area: 4300.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: David Butler Read more ...

Beacon of Light Building / FaulknerBrowns Architects

Beacon of Light Building / FaulknerBrowns Architects

© Jill Tate Architects: FaulknerBrowns Architects Location: Sunderland, United Kingdom Category: Community Area: 11222.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Jill Tate Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Canyon Colors” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Growing right out of the rocks, these old juniper trees seemed to magnify the redness of Ute Canyon. The bark and pine needles they shed decompose over time, creating a little... Read more ...

Bayside House / Adam Kane Architects

Bayside House / Adam Kane Architects

© Tom Blachford Architects: Adam Kane Architects Location: Melbourne, Australia Category: Sustainability Lead Architects: Adam Kane Architects Design Team: Adam Kane Area... Read more ...