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My Day with Art

I went to The Clark today, having asked for a day off so I could go to the lecture opening the new exhibit there – Drawn from Greatness. There were drawings from the 15th century and up to current times … Continue reading

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Random Quote du Jour From the Quote Box

Then what is good? The obsessive interest in human affairs, plus a certain amount of compassion and moral conviction, that first made the experience of living something that must be translated into pigment or music or bodily movement or poetry … Continue reading

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Helpful Life Hints: How To Respond To Art You Don’t Like

I think anyone who has ever made anything has had someone, sometime, make some flip, off-handedly bashing comment about it. Not always to the maker directly, not even considering that they or someone they know might be nearby to hear … Continue reading

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For the Quote Box

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud. — Emile Zola

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From the Quote Box

My paints are currently ready to board a big plane. (That’s what she said, **rim shot**) In this life, so much of what we cannot control is caustic. The intrusive things we see, hear and smell make their way into … Continue reading

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