Body adornment has always included body painting, tattooing, and other kinds of body art, this has been the case over the ages; but in recent times, body art has become more varied and endlessly creative. Levinge, A. (1990). The use of I and me: Music therapy with an autistic child. British Journal of Music Therapy, 4(2), 15-17. Hofmann designed mosaic murals for the lobby of New York’s William Kaufmann Building in 1956. In 1963 he held the ‘Hans Hofmann and his Students’ exhibition in US and Canada also agreed to donate 45 paintings to the University of California. Hofmann was awarded many honorary degrees and doctorates by various universities in Europe and the US. Glenn, Constance W. The Reductive Impulse.” Graphic Abstraction in America – A View from the First Century. Exh. cat. University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, 1998: 17-19. Thomas Nozkowski: Sculpture, Nobé Gallery, New York, … Read the rest

Jean Arp, also known as Hans Arp, was a German-French painter, sculptor, and poet. Kertess, Klaus. 00: Drawings 2000 at Barbara Gladstone Gallery. Exh. cat. New York: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, 2000: 50. Nicholls, T. (2002). ‘Could I Play a Different Role?’: Group Music Therapy with Severely Learning Disabled Adolescents. In A. Davies & E. Richards (Eds.), Music Therapy and Group Work: Sound Company (pp. 231-246). London: Jessica Kingsley. Rattemeyer, Christian. Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection. Exh. cat. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2009: 15-29, 80-81. An entirely different haiga , with a photograph, is based on a haiku by John Wills , a recently deceased American poet. I think it exemplifies how a haiga can be exponentially more than the sum of its parts. If you click on Wills’s name, you’ll see he wrote other haiku that may be more striking, … Read the rest