A One-Sided Knife Fight: Collages by Hoop & Stick

Parts of Speech (detail) by Hoop & Stick

Artist’s statement: “Everything is Collage.” You – Your Mom – This Statement Your Ideas – Your Entire Worldview – Society The Universe Itself. Just as quarks come together to form atoms – to form molecules – to form complex structures – to form life, your innermost thoughts – beliefs – ideas are formed from the […]

Collages by Carlyle Baker

Kathmandu (detail) by Carlyle Baker

Artist’s Statement: we are here to go we had to do what we did or we couldn’t do it.

several operatic productions flattening the thinking portion of the tongue

withdrawn from stock (detail) / Irina & Silviu Székely

Artists’ Statement:This series of works is somehow a playful dialogue with art history, perhaps an involuntary attempt to re-evaluate our contemporary attitudes towards the authenticity and “immortality” of what is called a “Work of Art”; to bring into a parallel relationship our joyous and unattainable (mis)understanding of what is Modern and what Walter Benjamin calls […]

Seven Artworks by Gloria Avner

Collage by Gloria Avner

For years Gloria Avner has explored and taught ancient batik painting techniques using ink, wax, and watercolor on delicate Ginwashi ricepaper. Her collages enter a different realm, often focusing on tribal themes evolved from years of travel and study in Asia, Africa, and South America. Forty days ago she embarked on a new series: daily […]

8 More New Pieces by Claudio Parentela

Claudio Parentela

8 New Pieces by Claudio Parentela

Claudio Parentela

13 Collages by Joe Castro

Detail from Servant Suburbia by Joe Castro

Interview with Artist Katie Pfeiffer

Little Miss Sunshine with Flowers, copyright Katie Pfeiffer

Recently I was fortunate to sit down with artist Katie Pfeiffer, and discuss her background, art, inspiration and the connection of spirituality to the creative process. How would you describe your work? My paintings, drawings, collages & designs are a mixture of naive sophistication in a folk/outsider/art brut style. I love children’s art because it […]