Tag Archives: New York City

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 / Paul Jenkins / New York City / (July 12, 1923 – June 9, 2012)

Paul Jenkins is probably only a new discovery to me, and I only found that he had recently died as I was gathering some info for this post. “Art is not an antidote.  Art is fire.  It does something final … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Rebecca Welz / New York City

Welz’ sculptures are some that I would really like to see in person. “Composed of folded sheets of Plexiglas, the sculptures  glow as light passes through them. The mechanics of their making are relatively simple: Welz heats and then folds … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Julia Randall / NYC and Connecticut

I find Julia’s drawings both difficult to look at, and difficult to look away from.  They are all quite large.  Two to three feet on a side. “Julia Randall is in love with drawing, and uses her seductive technique to … Continue reading

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Making It / Paul Barbera / New York City

I’m posting a link to Paul’s site because he has done something like what I’m trying to do with my Making It category.  But, he has been photographing artist’s whole environments, and has had a book published showing these! “Where … Continue reading

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A Great Blog to Look At / http://artstormer.com/

Betsy Wills of Artstormer ‘liked’ a recent post of mine, so I checked out her blog.  It is similar to mine in that it focuses on artists that she personally likes and finds interesting.  I recommend that you look at … Continue reading

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Work Space / Mark Mazurczyk

I think Mark has to get the award for Most Creativity Per Square Foot of Work Space!   New York City. “As you can see, where I live, space is at premium.” http://www.etsy.com/shop/resetdevices https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/03/12/artist-of-the-day-mark-mazurczyk

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