Art Spotlight: Jay Kelly

Art Spotlight: Jay Kelly

Small-Scale Sculptures See Jay Kelly’s work in WTP Vol. VI #6 All works are mixed media; various combinations of metal, Japanese paper, gesso, acrylic, and/or wood. Sizes range between 3″ and 12″ Jay Kelly’s small-scale sculptures are recognized for their whimsicality and enigmatic origins. They share a lightness of form and an acute senes of proportion…

Art Spotlight: Michael Kesselman

Art Spotlight: Michael Kesselman

Leo See Michael Kesselman’s work in WTP Vol. VI #6 mixed media 9″ x 9″ x 5″ Simple and accessible, my sculptures portray common objects in unexpected forms that are surprising, intelligent, beautiful, and humorous. Made from incongruous components, they attempt to define the essence of things by disrupting our expectations: is a chair with five…

Art Spotlight: Keiji Shinohara

Art Spotlight: Keiji Shinohara

Twilight See Keiji Shinohara’s work in WTP Vol. VI #5 woodcut 11.13” x 17.13”, ed. of 30 While living in Kyoto, I trained for ten years in the traditional Japanese woodblock printing style known as Ukiyo-e. The technical foundation for my artwork is rooted in that training, accompanied by techniques of contemporary western printmaking. Yet…