Blurb.com has named Forty Fridas a staff pick! I’m honored by the endorsement, and proud of this 136-page record of the project. The book includes an essay, reproductions of the complete portfolio, and a final segment on process and test-proofs.
What: Forty Fridas
Ambiance: sleek covers, eggshell pages, and my first ISBN
I will never tire of afternoon light at Kala.
This is more panels, more paint, more glue, and more wheels. Operating the freight elevator after 10pm – admittedly a little spooky, but the spectral green light added beauty to the enterprise.
ARC Gallery‘s annual show in which selected artists present their work in 4×4 grids opened this Saturday. I particularly enjoyed the ceramics of Joseph Kowalczyk, which reminded me of a slightly creepier Where the Wild Things Are. His endearing artist statement sealed the deal:
What: Four Squared
Where: ARC Gallery
When: August 23 – September 20, 2014
Ambiance: Sixteen mini-shows in sixteen parts