People and PlacesBy: - Mar 29th, 2014
Taking the pulse of people and places while out and about in London. Catching the vibrant rhythms and social flavors of a great city.
Nesto Gallery at Milton AcademyBy: - Mar 25th, 2014
The Nesto Gallery at Milton Academy presents "We the People" by Chawky Frenn. The opening words of the Constitution of the United States, We the People, have inspired visual reflections on the history, principles, visions, costs, and challenges confronting our democratic ideals and values since the founding of our republic.
Renowned Still Life PainterBy: - Mar 23rd, 2014
An exhibition by the still life painter Elizabeth Johansson is always a notable occasion. The Clark Gallery, in Lincoln, Mass is presenting a selection of exquisite, meticulously observed and rendered drawings and paintings. The works will be on view through March 29.
Recelty Shown at Boston SculptorsBy: - Jun 29th, 2010
The work I am doing now has everything to do with those early interactions between my hands, my being, and the exterior world. My hands and thoughts have been the bridge between the worlds, even the fact that I still prefer to write on this white page with a soft lead pencil is evidence of the same basic tendency. Whenever I was sick, lying in bed with the Book of Knowledge encyclopedia spread about me, cutting paper into smaller pieces and stapling them together to make small books into which I would transcribe drawings of monkeys, etc. Hours spent happily reading or making art are still primary pleasures for me.
Portfolio of Digitially Derived ImagesBy: - Feb 27th, 2009
It has taken several years for the Berkshire based artist, Robert Henriquez, to create a series of images, involving some twenty to thirty layers, developed entirely as digital vector files. There is no photography or scanning involved in creating these works of art. Because of the unique technique images may be blown up to billboard scale with no loss of resolution. Henriquez was formerly the associate producer for the CBS Cultural and Religious Unit.
North Adams Painter Showing at Cup and SaucerBy: - Jan 06th, 2009
The North Adams based painter, Thor Wickstrom, is showing through January at the popular Main Street artist's hangount Cup and Saucer. His works range from imaginative exprssionist figurative paintings through views of Paris and the Berkshires.
Projects Added to the 1933 Cinema Since 2002By: - Apr 29th, 2008
Over the past 6 years, design elements and details have been added to the now grand Art Deco Coolidge Corner Theatre. This is a case of certainly getting better rather than just getting older.
Soundsuits Evoke Magic and RitualBy: - Mar 06th, 2008
The Chicago based artist and fashion designer, Nick Cave, a former dancer in the Alvin Ailey Company, creates elaborate costumes from found materials which are activated in ritual performances. This Profile is presented in collaboration with United States Artists (USA) and the film company City Projects.
Enpsychophilia, Hexsexus Series 2004 - ?By: - Mar 06th, 2008
Enpsychophilia is a contrived encyclopedia composed of random, unrelated, personal, historical, factual and fantasy images imbedded in or on a two dimensional plain. This project, like others, is ongoing and will take approximately 10 years to produce encompassing a large body of diverse drawings.
Global Yawning and Conceptual WitBy: - Feb 14th, 2008
The Provincetown based artist, Jay Critchley, whose work is currently on view in the Mills Gallery of the Boston Center for the Arts, combines social and environmental concerns with originality and humor. He gets us to laugh and think about issues that aren't all that funny. Critchley is represented by artSTRAND in Provincetown.