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Spirited

CheemahMarch 11, 2019  Oakland, CaliforniaDown by Jack London Square there is a bold monument of a young woman holding a torch perhaps riding alongside an eagle, and this sculpture is called “Cheemah, Mother of the Spirit Fire..  She points t… Continue reading

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Sentinel West

General ShermanSequoia National Park, CaliforniaMeet General Sherman!  On a “must see” list, I can introduce you today to the world’s largest tree!Not the oldest, nor the tallest tree ( which resides many miles up north of here ).  We me… Continue reading

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Likeness

The artist Sunyoung KwonatJoy Gallery 498 1/2 West Main StreetRochester, New YorkAt the Joy Gallery,  in the heart of Rochester, New York, there is a new presentation by artist Sunyoung Kwon who studied as a grad student at Rochester Institut… Continue reading

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Rising Stars

Above: Art by Dongyi WuBelow: portrait of Dongyi WuNice to meet and get to know some of the many new faces in the art world, which is now so diverse!  Also good to see one of our students from Rochester Institute of Technology pictured above, who … Continue reading

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Local Color

A Maze, wall mural at R.I.T. Booth Building 7AThis is what it is like starting out in a field as diverse as the visual arts, what are all the turns to expect as you make your way ahead?  Before I get to sleep at night I think about how lucky we ar… Continue reading

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Renewal

Poster at the entrance to Axom GalleryRochester, New YorkAbout the time I was putting the finishing touches on my own show at Axom Gallery here in Rochester, I went out to check on some of my R.I.T. colleagues who now have their own exhibitions in our … Continue reading

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The Nature of Change

“Landscape and the Unbuilt”at Rochester Contemporary Art Center137 East AvenueRochester, NYOf course we are not alone, but our species inflicts un-natural change on our environment – something to think about as we go through periods of difficult climat… Continue reading

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Snow Seen

Snowy scene out my studio windowat the Hungerford Buildingprior to a big snow storm…January, 2019Cold wintry weather was not going to stand in my way, so I am going out to see artworks by some people who have studied with me at Rochester Institute of… Continue reading

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You Have To Be There

Mary Gabriel’s new book published by Little Brown”Ninth Street Women””Ninth Street Women” is a great read and a new big book by Mary Gabriel.  It is big in many ways, but first and foremost it is a story that needs to be told setting the… Continue reading

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Made To Measure

My new painting is underway…Acrylic gouache on gesso boardJanuary, 2, 2019Alan SingerIn preparing for my new solo exhibition here in Rochester presented by the Axom Gallery,  I have written an artist statement about the path I have taken over th… Continue reading

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