Each day can hold newness – a renewal – a creation of positiveness. Making art can reinforce this.
There should be a button for all these news sources that allows us to only receive cheerful, uplifting news. Everyone needs it.
I certainly wish people would learn what the word native means.
A week or so ago, I discovered a French artist who has accomplished that which I wish to – just with different marks. Fabienne Verdier has created marvelous, huge, meditative gestures on canvas that are mesmerizing and a triumph of material. I came across her work through someone’s posting on Facebook and am following the trail of her internet listings. Fabulous! Her verbal, French spirit is also that of a philosopher.
“An artist can show things that other people are
terrified of expressing.”
— Louise Bourgeois
Charleston – We don’t do crap. As open minded and welcoming as we are – STOP.
Has anyone else noticed a leaning towards non-representational art in the galleries? Good thing we have always leaned that direction.