Visual Arts

Participatory Action Research: Experts of Our Experiences

We associate the word “research” with a variety of ideas. Some people think of research…

P.S. 314: Collective Love for Humanity

“I had some concerns when I first took over,” Leslie Fields-Cruz acknowledged. As executive director…

Social Currency and Curation: Should Curation Dethrone Content as King?

In 1996 Bill Gates penned an article posted to the Microsoft website titled “Content is…

Liza Lou Kitchen Artwork

Third Wave Feminism and Liza Lou’s Masterwork – Kitchen

How third-wave feminism influenced and gave way to art installations like Kitchen. So, what is third-wave…

video game controllers

How Artists are Using Animal Crossing in Art Discourse

Nina Simone said it best, “You can’t help it. An artist’s duty, as far as…

woodworking tools

Ron Swanson Quotes on the Arts Offer Insight Into the Unlikely Creative

Ron Swanson is known for his masterful woodworking, love of fine whiskey, and all things breakfast…

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Portrait of My Dead Brother by Dali Remembers His Brother Salvador Dali

How an infectious stomach inflammation led to one of Salvador Dali’s strangest portraits In honor…

Chase Ferguson Sculpture

Raw Art and Talent: Pure Vision Arts is More Than a Studio

Artist Susan Brown shared with me last week that she cannot wait to get back…

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What is Color Theory and Why Does It Matter? From Alberti to Albers

What do Leone Battista Alberti, Leonardo Da Vinci, Issac Newton, and Josef Albers have in…

interior art gallery view

Ongo Gablogian: The Artists behind the Always Sunny Character

“But first allow me to destroy your gallery.” The Always Sunny in Philadelphia character, Ongo…