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Artist of the Day / Chris Antemann

These are not your grandma’s small mass produced porcelain figurines! “All works are porcelain with decals and luster, designed and executed by the artist in her studio.” “My primary focus is liberating the figurine from its roots in mass-production by … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Tracey Emin / England

I may be the last person to hear of Tracey Emin.  But, this blog is about my discoveries.  It seems difficult to separate Tracey from her art, since it is so personal.  She’s been a blatant self-promoter (as she would … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Joshua Bronaugh

“Joshua Bronaugh’s sensual paintings engage with a sense of immediacy; gesture and medium are both expression and experience of the sensual. The media used are surprising; oil paint, motor oil, alkyd, and gold float on plastic support. The wolf atop … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Matteo Palmieri / Italy

My Artist of the Day today is a young Italian photographer,  Matteo Palmieri, who uses only an analog camera, for now at least. “In 2007 I held a digital reflex in my hands. Digital lets you learn very quickly and … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Bernhard Handick / Germany

Rather than include some poorly translated German reviews and critiques,  I’ll just invite you to look at Bernhard’s work. http://bernha.com

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Artist of the Day / Sonja Barbaric / Zagreb, Croatia

Sonja’s work is very compelling.  She can, and often does, tell the viewer when she did each painting, and what she was feeling and trying to express.  I also love her last name.  I’d prefer Michael Barbaric to Mike Smith! … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / EVA STENRAM / London

I particularly like her ‘Retouching History’ series, where she has taken photos from her families albums and added more recent photos of herself. The other two series shown, are ‘Drape’, and ‘Landscape With Cameras’. “Eva Stenram was born in Stockholm … Continue reading

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Making It / Honda Motorcycle Wall Lamp / Mike Smith

A friend of mine gave me this Honda motorcycle gas tank about six months ago, and asked me to make some kind of lamp with it.  It’s taken me this long of occasionally looking at it to come up with … 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 / Toilet Floats Mobile / Mike Smith

A friend of mine, who is a plumber, gave me a bucket full of these floats.  This mobile is my second project using them. http://www.etsy.com/shop/destructivetesting https://www.etsy.com/listing/101278426/toilet-floats-mobile-number-two

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