Category Archives: Interesting….

“New and Improved!” (and an excuse to post a cute picture)

Yes, after three years there has been a change.  I’ve revamped my website and it’s now in a format that I’ll be making updates and adding new art to it regularly.  Some new things I threw in there are views … Continue reading

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A Matter of Scale

In Drawing 2 we were going to Portland Opera’s rendition of Tosca (http://www.portlandopera.org/),  in my 3-D design class we were talking about scale and how it relates to sculpture.  Those two concepts collided in gigantically marvelous images I found from … Continue reading

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A Shout Out For Misericords

Fifteen years ago when in Europe for the first time I stumbled onto them in England.  Then in London I had to snag at a museums store the book A Little book of Misericords by Mark Harding.  I ate it … Continue reading

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Marco Brambilla is not a lousy video artist.

The bar doesn’t seem too high in some art in museums out there.  And having taught “Contemporary Art Forms” at the university level for over 12 years now, it’s amazing the volume of bad contemporary art you can find, and … Continue reading

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Radio Lab on Color

If you have yet to have had the pleasure of listening to WNYC’s program “Radio Lab,” may I have the honor of introducing you?  Specifically this week I listened to their program entitled:  “Colors”  Give it a listen:  http://www.radiolab.org/2012/may/21/ Jad … Continue reading

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Showing up for your Genius

An extremely talented dancer and friend recommended this TED talk to me, and I had to pass it on to you.  Elizabeth Gilbert is the author of “Eat Pray Love” but here reflects on creativity itself.  She comes at it … Continue reading

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The Power of Vulnerability

Perhaps you too have enjoyed feeling a little smarter after listening to a TED talk as of late.  I know I have. A good friend of mine Tom, recommended that I check out social worker Brene Brown’s talk, “The Power … Continue reading

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