Experimenting with Methods and Gunpowder

Experimenting with Methods and Gunpowder

For over forty years, Lia Rothstein has been a professional photographer and artist. She has taught digital photography and imaging in colleges and art centers throughout New England, as well as workshops in cold wax painting and encaustics. She directed the award-winning PhotoStop Gallery in White River Junction, VT. Her photographic and mixed media work…

Microscopic Inspiration: The Artist as Scientist

Microscopic Inspiration: The Artist as Scientist

Michal Gavish is a multi-media artist and art writer based in New York City and Washington, DC.She received her MFA in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute and her PhD in Physical Chemistry from the City University of New York. She creates painting installations and videos inspired by her ongoing collaborations with biologists and…

Digital Painting and Different Mediums

Digital Painting and Different Mediums

Edward Lee is an artist and writer from Dublin, Ireland. His paintings and photography have been exhibited widely, while his poetry, short stories, non-fiction have been published in magazines in Ireland, England and America, includingThe Stinging Fly, Skylight 47, Acumen and Smiths Knoll. His recent photography collection includesLying Down With The Dead. He also makes…

Latin America and a Modernist Trilogy

Latin America and a Modernist Trilogy

Rodrigo Valenzuela, who was born in Chile, lives and works in Los Angeles, where he is an assistant professor and head of the photography department at the University California, Los Angeles. Valenzuela works across photography, video, and installation, merging his interest in art history, architecture, the concept of work, and the realities of laborers. He…

Collage: One Artist’s Answer to Writers Block

Collage: One Artist’s Answer to Writers Block

Kim Triedman is a practicing visual artist and an award-winning poet and novelist living in Arlington, MA. She works primarily in collage and mixed media and often uses her own photography in her pieces. Much of her work focuses on issues of gender expectations, historical perceptions of femininity and sexuality, and the weight and challenge…

Paintings Inspired by High and Low Art

Paintings Inspired by High and Low Art

Beverly Kedzior is an American painter in Chicago whose works have been exhibited in numerous solo and group events in the United States. She translates her love of cartoons into abstract works through bulbous images that invade backgrounds, as well as medical illustrations. Kedzior’s artistic process has a lot in common with printmaking, as she…