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Thursday's Three on Art

Posted Thursday's Three on Art, a selection of exhibition catalogues for holiday gift-giving.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/thursdays-three-on-art.html

Happy Thanksgiving! 

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 27, 2014 at 8:48am — No Comments

Monday Muse: A Writer's Courage and Wisdom

Monday Muse posts a video of the wonderful speech writer Ursula K. Le Guin gave on accepting a lifetime achievement award from National Book Awards.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/monday-muse-writers-courage-and-wisdom.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 24, 2014 at 6:53am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.

Among today's spotlights are the multimedia projection by Krzysztof Wodiczk, "Homeless Projection"; a collaborative project "Stay Where You Are", and Belinda Rathbone's "The Boston Raphael".

The roundup highlights exhibitions at Neilson Library at Smith College (Robert Seydel), Katzen Arts Center (Diebenkorn drawings), Oceanside Museum of Art (Dijkstra Collection nudes), and Coral Springs Museum of Art (abstract paintings by…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 21, 2014 at 9:19am — No Comments

New Artist Watch Feature at Escape Into Life

Dorothy Grostern's evocative and expressive works on paper are spotlighted in my new Artist Watch feature at Escape Into Life:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/new-artist-watch-feature-at-escape-into.html

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 20, 2014 at 7:12am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.

In today's spotlights: Christophe Piallat, Arts Council England's funding of on-demand channel for the arts, Marilyn Henrion's new hand-quilted portraits in silk, a Frick Collection app, and a video preview of a Rembrandt exhibition at The National Gallery, London.

The roundup highlights exhibitions at Hudson River Museum (the peacock in art), Museum of Contemporary Art (Cameron's Songs for the Witch Woman), Springville…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 14, 2014 at 8:08am — No Comments

NMWA Exhibition: 'Picturing Mary' in Art

On December 5, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., opens 'Picturing Mary: Woman, Mother, Idea". Go here for information about the show:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/nmwa-exhibition-picturing-mary-in-art.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 13, 2014 at 7:04am — No Comments

Wednesday Wonder: Memorial to Pete Seeger

Posted Wednesday Wonder, featuring an unusual tribute to the late Pete Seeger:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/wednesday-wonder-memorial-to-pete-seeger.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 12, 2014 at 8:10am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Posted Saturday Short, featuring artist Stephen Raw as he paints a work commissioned for a hospital in Japan.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/saturday-short_8.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 8, 2014 at 7:44am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.



Today's spotlights are on book designs by Massimo Vignelli; Tania El Khoury's interactive sound installation "Gardens Speak"; NGAKids Art Zone for iPad; and the trailer for Richard Walsh's "A Thousand Words", a documentary about art and autism.



The roundup features exhibitions at Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art (fiber sculpture), Harn Museum of Art of University of Florida at Gainsville (art, technology, and the natural world),… Continue

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 7, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Silk Artist Wendy Smith-Wood

Today's post features an interview with Alaskan fiber artist Wendy Smith-Wood, who lives "off the grid" more than 100 miles from Anchorage.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/11/silk-artist-wendy-smith-wood.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 6, 2014 at 11:21am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.

Today's spotlights include Nina Morrow's driftwood art; the documentary 'Art and Craft', about art forger Mark Landis (video included); sculptor Karen Gubitz's woven forms; sculptor Alina Szapoczikow; a digital edition of 'The Great War: Art on the Front Line" from Ohio's Toledo Museum of Art; and The Visual Literacy Toolbox: Learning to Read Images.

The roundup highlights exhibitions at American University's Katzen arts…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 31, 2014 at 7:41am — No Comments

Gorgeous Persian Calligraphy

Today's post offers a look at an exhibition at Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of nasta'liq, a Persian calligraphy that is among the most beautiful I've seen.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/gorgeous-persian-calligraphy.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 30, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Wednesday Wonder: Miles and Miles

Posted Wednesday Wonder, a look at the amazing installation, "plexus no. 27", created by artist Gabriel Dawe for "State of the Art", an exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/wednesday-wonder-miles-and-miles.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 29, 2014 at 7:23am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short is a feature about "Common Thread: The Anou Residences", which resulted in a collection of bespoke hand-woven rugs inspired by Berber heritage, surroundings, and personal stories.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/saturday-short_25.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 25, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.

Today's spotlights are on painter-sculptor Hayal Pozanti, Daehyun Kim (a.k.a. Moonassi), a book on physics and art, Guggenheim Museum's addition of art texts to read on the Web, weaver Peggy Osterkamp, and a Matthew Ritchie video.

The roundup highlights exhibitions at Coleman Center for the Arts (sculptor Mary Jane Everett), Princeton University Art Museum (Chigusa and the Art of Tea in Japan), Museum of Contemporary Art…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 24, 2014 at 7:21am — No Comments

Thursday's Three on Art

Thursday's Three today presents a trio of art-related videos on, respectively, Turkish paper marbling, sculptures by Jung Ran Bae, and the restoration of Mark Rothko's 'Black on Maroon':

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/thursdays-three-on-art.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 23, 2014 at 7:09am — No Comments

Testing different book covers

Hey All,

I was really unsure what direction to take the cover of my book, so I did some market testing. The surprising results are in the following infographic.…

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Added by Lorelei Elstrom on October 22, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

On the Street: The Faces of Women

Posted a brief look at Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's ongoing public art project "Stop Telling Women to Smile". Learn how, through this project, women are empowering themselves to respond to gender-based street harassment.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/on-street-faces-of-women.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 22, 2014 at 8:48am — No Comments

All Art Friday

Posted new edition of All Art Friday.

Among the spotlights: All We Art Cultural exChange, the exhibit 'Life Magnified', Maud Taber-Thomas's oils on metro cards, and a Sally Mann video.

The roundup highlights exhibitions at Spelman College Museum of Fine Art (art of women of African Diaspora), Huntsville Museum of Art (Ginny Ruffner's mixed media works in glass), Fralin Museum of Art (prints of Jacques Villon and Stanley William Hayter), Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 17, 2014 at 6:48am — No Comments

New Artist Watch Feature at Escape Into Life

I've posted a new Artist Watch feature at the online arts magazine Escape Into Life. Today, I present the fabulous assemblages of Page Turner.

My introduction is here:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/10/new-artist-watch-feature-at-escape-into.html

Direct Link to EIL: …

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 16, 2014 at 8:11am — No Comments

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