Maternally Speaking

LOUISE BOURGEOIS Larger-than-life, spindly metal spiders. Yes, these represent to Bourgeois the archetype of the maternal figure, but it’s not what you think. She isn’t looking to represent motherhood like that portrayed through Mommie Dearest, GREAT movie, but something much more sentimental in spite of her work’s seemingly macabre appearance. From the series Maman, L. Bourgeois, […]

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In Focus: The Unit, London

One of the elements that I’m hoping to incorporate through this blog is an exposure to emerging artists. A gallery I’ve found in London has collected a great roster of artists working in a mix of different styles and mediums, each speaking to uniquely approached themes of identity, modern practice rooted in traditional techniques, how […]

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Quotes of the Month

A small list of quotes that I’ve come across that I find especially relevant, inspiring and worth sharing…   “I arrange lines and colors so as to obtain symphonies, harmonies that do not represent a thing that is real, in the vulgar sense of the word, and do not directly express any idea, but are […]

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