Art Central

Art Central

You will find here an informative and inspiring mix of everything from artist interviews to exhibition and even website reviews, as well as art links from around the Web.

Interviews

Ken Collins

Ken Collins

“It is my firm belief that having a film background is a great advantage working in digital photography.” Interview by Jennifer Nelson, WTP Feature Writer Ken Collins is a professional photographer and artist in New York City. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including American Theater, New York Magazine,…
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Artist Sites

Cindy Rinne

Cindy Rinne

Fiberverse: Quilted Paintings By Richard Malinsky, Arts Editor The first paragraph of Cindy Rinne’s artist statement is a quote by Josef Albers: “To experiment is at first more valuable than to produce; free play in the beginning develops courage.” For over thirty years, Cindy Rinne has embraced that philosophy in…
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On Art

The Healing Art of Pottery

The Healing Art of Pottery

“The pottery is my refuge.” By Kate Charlton-Jones, WTP Guest Writer There is intense joy and anticipation in opening a kiln that’s been firing and then cooling for twenty-four hours or more: you never know quite what you will find. Have all the pots made it through, without cracks and…
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Photography

Imaginary Realms

Imaginary Realms

A Photographer’s Exploration of a Crystal By George Fellner See his work in Vol. V #1 As a fine art photographer, stones serve as one of my primary subjects, and I often frequent mineral shops or mineral trade shows, intuitively seeking out visual languages. A stone may trigger the memory…
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The Galleries

Gallery NAGA

Gallery NAGA

Exhibiting and selling contemporary art since 1977, in a neo-Gothic stone church building at 67 Newbury Street, Boston, MA What do you look for in artists when considering representation? Meg White (Director): We need to love the work. Do you promote a particular focus or specialty? White: Gallery NAGA has been exhibiting…
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Bookmarks

Art Papers

Art Papers

November 2018 Featured Bookmarks By Donald Kolberg, Art Bookmarks Editor Monthly highlights of online resources and websites informative and inspiring for artists or art enthusiasts. Most are free. Suggestions are welcomed. Art Papers From their “About” page: “Art Papers is an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization that provides an accessible forum for examining, discussing,…
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The Art Scene

Art Roundup: Los Angeles

Art Roundup: Los Angeles

Winter 2018 Highlights By Emily Nimptsch, WTP Art Correspondent Four times a year, WTP art correspondents from around the country will report back on the previous season, with images from exhibitions you otherwise might have missed, and their own insights into these varied venues. Can history ever truly be put…
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Inside the Studio

Bette Ridgeway

Bette Ridgeway

See Ridgeway’s work in WTP Vol. VII #2 Inside the Studio offers a behind-the scenes peek into the work environments of WTP artists, as well as insight into their creative process within these resonate spaces. By Jennifer Nelson, WTP Feature Writer For the past thirty years, Bette Ridgeway has worked full-time as…
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Featured

Watch artist Bette Ridgeway as she works with her team in a warehouse in Santa Fe, NM, to  create a 15′ x 21′ triptych installed January 12, 2019, at the Boro Tower in Tysons, VA. (The borough is a new district within Tysons being developed by The Meridian Group, The Rockefeller Group, and Gensler.) Patti Reuss, Monika Kaden, Sue Roderick, and Abel Roderick were assistants on the project from April 2018–October 2018. Visit Ridgeway’s website for additional photos and information on the commission.

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