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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 ...

Horse Race Art Painting Colorful Paintings Oil on Canvas "The Four" By Debra...

Horse Race Art Painting Colorful Paintings Oil on Canvas "The Four" By Debra Hurd

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BATGIRL 35

BATGIRL 35

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AQUAMAN 48

AQUAMAN 48

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MARTIAN MANHUNTER 3

MARTIAN MANHUNTER 3

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NYC's New Vessel Landmark Has a Big Photo Copyright Grab

NYC's New Vessel Landmark Has a Big Photo Copyright Grab

Hudson Yards , the largest private real estate development in the United States just opened to the public in New York City, and the centerpiece of the Yards is a permanent art... Read more ...

Paul Klee - Part 3

Paul Klee - Part 3

1921c Paul Klee photographed by Hugo Erfurth 50.2 x 39.1 cm The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Paul Klee (1879 - 1940) was a Swiss German artist. His highly individual... Read more ...

Wall House / MC Architecture Studio

Wall House / MC Architecture Studio

© Baptiste Marconnet Architects: MC Architecture Studio Location: 15 Hilltop Ln, Mount Pleasant, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand Category: Residential Area: 304.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

House Dans l'Escarpement / YH2 Architecture

House Dans l'Escarpement / YH2 Architecture

© Maxime Brouillet Architects: YH2 Architecture Location: Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré, Canada Category: Houses Interiors Design Team: Marie-Claude Hamelin, Loukas Yiacouvakis, Karl... Read more ...

KODACHROME - 0108

KODACHROME - 0108

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Spring Tulips, New Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Tulips, New Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Tulips12x12 oil on wood I created this in the studio from a set up. The light source was streaming in the window. It is always inspiring to paint from life. I love the... Read more ...