Monthly Archives: July 2012

What beautiful sculptures!

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Artist of the Day / Eva Hild / Sweden

As someone who had enough difficulty firing flat 12″ clay slabs without breaking or distorting them, Eva’s work is truly amazing. “My sculptures are bodies, exposed to pressure and movements.   On one hand, it is the mass in thin layers, … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Eric Daigh / Traverse City, Michigan

Recently, I’ve been (not consciously) finding artists who push the boundaries of more traditional art materials.  Today it is push pins! “Whether a symptom of corporate and social homogenization, or the four base pairs of DNA, we are products of … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Mark Khaisman, Philadelphia, PA

My previous Artist of the Day, Katina Huston, https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/07/19/artist-of-the-day-katina  uses ink on Mylar.  Mark Khaisman uses brown packing tape on backlit plexiglass! BORN 1958, Kiev, Ukraine.  Studied Art and Architecture in Moscow Architectural Institute, Moscow, Russia.      Lives and works in … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Katina Huston / Bay Area, California

Finding work like Katina’s is what keeps me going at this. “It began with a few drawings. I’d find a shadow and set the mylar underneath and draw what I saw. What I saw was a whole new world, utterly … Continue reading

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A blog to look at / eMORFES

“eMorfes is a photo blog  focused on the unique and bizarre things of the world. Its articles explore a number of different subjects from Art and Design to Technology .  Surf and enjoy!”      http://emorfes.com

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Making It / Suzanna Schlemm / Sao Paulo, Brazil

Suzanna Schlemm, https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/05/09/artist-of-the-day-suzanna-schlemm  has sent me photos of her painting (“Yeamanjá” The godess of the seas…). I love these ‘Making It’ photos, and would ask again that more artists send their work-in-progress photos. “When I paint, I get lost in this … Continue reading

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