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Upcycling Article / Milwaukee Journal / Mike Smith

Upcycling/recycling is becoming more mainstream! Upcyclers give new life to items that might otherwise be tossed. Angela Peterson Michael Smith is an artist who uses re-purposed materials to make pieces of art, such as this little free library at his … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Elisabeth Cummings / Australia

I’ve been looking at some Australian painters that I’ve found at http://paintlater.wordpress.com.   Cummings is the first one I’m posting.

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Artist of the Day / Chris Lawley / Wales

I love Chris’ statement so much that I might have posted it even without the evidence of his interesting work. “Rusting, corroding and disintegrating found metal objects inspire my practice. As the form related to their functions wanes with decay, … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Raoul de Keyser / Deinze, Belgium

“De Keyser was born in 1930 in Deinze, Belgium, where he still lives and works, and attended the Academy of Fine Arts from 1963 to 1964.”  To read more ‘artspeak’ about him, go to the link at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Adriana Petit / Spain

I could find nothing about Adriana except that she is from Spain.  Her images will have to, and do, speak for her. 11s   abrazada   after   apartment   armario   artlibres   bandshot   collar   de   deja   dejo   egypt   el   ese   estaba  esteril   familyarchives   ferrania   finejewelry  … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Albert Oehlen / Germany

  Albert Oehlen describes his paintings as ‘post-non-representational’.             “He offers the canvas as a rudimentary plan, a crude impression of possibility.” “Albert Oehlen combines aspects of figurative sexuality, mechanical distance and painterly abstraction.” “Albert … Continue reading

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A Blog Post to Check Out

Check this out–  http://emorfes.com/2012/07/28/new-world-transparent-specimens

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