Category Archives: mixed media

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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Recycling/upcycling / Robert Rauschenberg / October 22, 1925 – May 12, 2008

I LOVED finding this photo and quote! Blood Orange Summer Glut, 1987_Estate of the Rauschenberg_Dorothy Zeidman From the early days of his career, Rauschenberg exhibited a boundless enthusiasm for using all kinds of materials in which to make his art. … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / SOPHIE ETCHART / Paris, France

Sophie Etchart is primarily a fashion photographer, but I have selected several of her ‘landscape’ photos to start with.  She provides the photos for the collaboration with Sandrine Pagnoux— https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/07/02/artist. http://www.sophieetchart.com

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Artist of the Day / John Clinock / Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

I like John’s work a lot, and he really does ‘work in a wide variety of media’!  He also posts articles on other artists that interest him, on his website: http://johnclinockart.com/ I am a visual artist working in a wide variety … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Tarek Ben Yakhlef / France

To call Tarek’s illustrated books ‘comic books’ is like calling ‘Maus’ a comic book.  They are that, but so much more.  I see Tarek as a sort of Renaissance street artist. “Graduate of the Sorbonne (University Paris I) in medieval history and art history, Tarek released Paris … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Claudio Parentela / Italy

I love the extravagance and exuberance of Claudio’s work.  He also gets my Special Award for the Most Annoying Website I’ve seen, or ever hope to! Born in Catanzaro(1962-Italy) where he lives and works…Claudio Parentela is an illustrator,painter,photographer,mail artist,cartoonist,collagist,journalist free … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Jürgen Kuster / Germany

Jürgen Kuster has a lot of things going on!  Painting, writing, various ‘projects’.  I’ve only scratched the surface with these images.  You must check out his blogs to get a feel for the imagination this artist has. http://issuu.com/search?q=juergenkuester http://www.youtube.com/results?  search_type=videos&search_query=hjkuester&uni=3 … Continue reading

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