Lillie Turner is in love with clay – not a guy named Clay, as her husband’s name is Jeremy, but clay, as in pottery clay. Lillie’s first exposure to pottery was in 2015, at a community club taking 6 nights of wheel throwing classes. Throwing on the wheel did not come easy and is still a struggle somedays to center the clay, pull up the wall, and make pieces that match in shape and size, but she does not give up easily!      The community pottery club in town allowed potters 24 hours access to the studio which was great for a newbie who was very enthusiastic. Many hours were spent at the wheel- but Lillie had a keen interest in learning all aspects of pottery, so she volunteered to load kilns, maintain kilns, which gave her great experience early on. The next big step was to learn about glazes, with … Read the rest

Muriel Barclay was born in Glasgow. Butler, Cornelia H. Walkaround Time: Dance and Drawing in the Twentieth Century.” On Line Drawing Through the Twentieth Century. Exh. cat. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2010: 146-147, 220. It is often said that art galleries today are the new cathedrals – places that people visit to replenish the spirit in a secular age. But for many centuries, cathedrals functioned in the manner of art galleries. Walk into any cathedral in Western Europe, and you will discover countless examples of beautiful art works, from intricate wooden carvings and metalwork to moving marble sculptures and exquisite painted altarpieces. Catriona Millar paints in the rural isolation of the Scottish countryside. Surrounding her are portraits of relatives, teachers and neighbours – who are often the inspiration of her paintings. Catriona Millar does not use a paintbrush. She prefers to use a palette knife, which enables … Read the rest

Pieter Cornelis Mondrian Jr. (Piet Mondrian) was born in the Amersfoort area of Netherlands on the 7th of March, 1872. Standley, J.M., & Whipple, J. (2003). Music Therapy for Premature Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Health and Developmental Benefits. In S. Robb (Ed.), Music Therapy in Pediatric Healthcare: Research and Evidence-Based Practice (pp. 19-30). Silver Spring, MD: American Music Therapy Association. Drawing the Line Against Aids. Exh. cat. New York: American Foundation for Aids Research (AMFAR), 1993. Collecting Ideas: Modern & Contemporary Works from the Polly and Mark Addison Collection. Nancy B. Tieken. Denver Art Museum, 2013. Considered to be the world’s best Body Painter and Make-Up Artist, Joanne Gair is one of the most accomplished Artists in her field and whose work I have admired and respected for many years. Ockelford, A. (2012). Songs Without Words: Exploring How Music Can Serve as a Proxy Language in Social … Read the rest

Figurative art, alternatively known as figurativism, is a style in art forms -predominantly in paintings and sculptures. Deep Canvas is a 3D painting and rendering technique that allows artists to produce CGI background that looks like a traditional painting. The software keeps track of brushstrokes applied in 3D space. Provides comfort. Music therapy has also been used to help enhance communication, coping, and expression of feelings such as fear, loneliness, and anger in patients who have a serious illness, and who are in end-of-life care. Schoolmaster of the Abstract” (includes artist’s statements). Time 87, no. 8 (25 February 1966): pp. 78, 83. D.onovan, M.olly Ellsworth Kelly.” Twentieth-century American Art: The Ebsworth Collection. Exh. cat. Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1999: 152-154. Geldzahler, Henry and Ellsworth Kelly. Interview with Ellsworth Kelly.” Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings by Ellsworth Kelly. Exh. cat. Washington, D.C.: Gallery of Modern Art, 1963. Foreword by Adelyn D. … Read the rest

During my 1978 Artist-in-residency at the University of Adelaide I wrote to black hole physicists around the world pointing out that when Einstein’s mathematical theories were subjected to the universal forces obeying the law of equal and opposite reaction, then later his worldview of physics reality would have to be rewritten. We use your data to respond to your enquiries and provide you with information that we believe you would like to receive about the gallery, our artists, available artworks and our events (the lawful basis for this is legitimate interest”). Themes Some themes which lend themselves to these techniques include designed objects such as clothing, decorative or functional items; the built environment; elements from the natural environment or virtually any idea that can be reasonably carried out in this medium. Students should be cautioned that these techniques take quite a bit of time to execute, therefore, images should be … Read the rest