A View From The Easel

  A write-up on my studio and practice in Philip Hartigan’s blog A View from the Easel on Hyperallergic.  “My studio is in a small bedroom in the back of the house, and due to the nature of my work, I have to sweep several times daily. Like so many other things in my life, I often just sweep it under the...

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4th Annual 12×12: National Exhibition of Small-Scale Works of Art – Dean’s Award

My entry: Litany of Unintended Consequences #5  (they listed #14 but it was actually #5) was selected for the Liberal Arts – Dean’s Award at the 4th Annual 12×12: A National Exhibition of Small-Scale Works of Art at MTSU.  (Middle Tennessee State University)  It was jurored by Jochen Wierich, Curator of Art at the Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art in Nashville. It came out of the clear blue sky and just about made...

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Lisa Kurts Gallery Group Show July 2012

Up until the end of July at the Lisa Kurts Gallery in Memphis, TN.  The Summer Group Show with work by Carroll Cloar, Marcia Myers, Danny Broadway, Scott Duce, Keiko Gonzales, Judy Nebhut, Jane Goldman, Mary Jo Karimnia, and yes, Greg Larson....

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Arts in the Garden

Ten small pieces, 6″x6″ on display at Morgreens, Friday, April 27, 2012. Memphis artist Mary Jo Karimnia curated the event for the Page Robbins Adult Day Care Center annual Art in the Garden fundraiser at Morgreen Nursery and Landscape, the sponsor of this year’s...

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Sketching at the Brooks: An Artist’s Perspective

From  BEYOND THE FRAME  The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art blog.   Suddenly I had a small audience that burst into applause. On Friday, March 9th, two days before the end of the excellent exhibition Armed + Dangerous: Art of The Arsenal at the Brooks, I went in with my sketch book and trusty 2mm 4B Mechanical Pencil, borrowed a canvas saddle chair from the front desk, and planted myself in front of a 16th century suit of German jousting...

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