In the Studio With: Kevin Gilmore

In visiting the Charlestown Gallery last summer, I had very little inclination as to what that could lead to besides a pleasant afternoon viewing art to share on this blog. When posting photos of art work, I strive to make sure that artists are attributed properly so that you, dear reader, may find them if you so choose. So when Continue Reading →

Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery

Tonight was the opening reception for Richard Creighton & Barbara Owen at the Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery in Fall River. Both artists had won the 4th All Media Juror’s Choice Award in last year’s exhibition with juror Maria Napolitano. I had never been to this space before and I’m glad that Babs had the opportunity to show her work there as Continue Reading →

Perez Art Museum Miami

The Perez Art Museum Miami resides downtown overlooking the Biscayne Bay with a glorious next door. I walked the perimeter of the park before heading to the museum, stretching my legs after a three hour drive whilst hoping to catch a better glimpse of the city. As I headed up the steps to the museum, I was struck by some Continue Reading →

Toby Sisson: “…and other poems” at Yellow Peril

Once upon a time, at a Yellow Peril Gallery opening, I had the fortune of meeting an artist named Toby Sisson who happened to be attending another artist’s reception. We had a pleasant conversation, though I’m sad to say that I forgot about what we chatted about. However after our talk, she handed me her business card. Now, in some Continue Reading →

Carry That Weight

So tonight at Brown University, the Sarah Doyle Women’s Center and the Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Relationship Abuse sponsored a talk from artist Emma Sulkowicz, whose senior thesis art project at Columbia has made major waves in the discussion of rape in our society. With the performance piece “Carry That Weight”, Sulkowicz must keep with her a mattress like Continue Reading →