1,000 Years

A Studio Visit with Claude van Lingen by Kevin Ivester As I approached the front step of Claude van Lingen’s home studio, I could hear one of his totem-like television installations blaring from inside. He opened the door and politely invited me in as the chaotic sounds of our 24-hour news cycle grew louder. Nearly … Continue reading 1,000 Years

VIOLENT CIRCUS

Rachel Wolfson Smith by Rachel Koper Recently, I had a studio visit with the Eyes Got It! winner Rachel Wolfson Smith as she prepared for her prized solo show. I have to say, she’s nailed it. Her exhibit is titled Midas, a reference to myth and humility. I am most interested in her dramatic imagery … Continue reading VIOLENT CIRCUS

Elizabeth McDonald

Leading up to her solo show at grayDUCK Gallery this May, Elizabeth McDonald candidly and thoughtfully shares with our writer Elizabeth Tigar her inspiration, her process and how ritual is everything. What is your earliest memory about art, or painting? Was there a point in your life that either led you or solidified your choice … Continue reading Elizabeth McDonald

A Look East

photo méthode / phō tō mē thō duh / noun: a plethora of photography techniques Tina Weitz opened Photo Méthode Gallery in September 2013. Since then, Weitz – an experienced gallerist and a professional photographer herself – has assembled an impressive group of fine art photographers including Kevin Greenwood, Shelley Wood, and David Johndrow. For … Continue reading A Look East