Galerie Blue Square is dedicated to celebrating the talents of artists inspired by the principles and philosophies of the Russian avant-garde. Curtis, S.L. (2012). Music therapy and social justice: A personal journey. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 39(3), 209-213. A wet strip of rice paper moulded to and between a number of rounded rocks at the point on a shore where the sand ends and the rocks begin. The piece is in the tradition of earth works where the artist makes use of the natural environment as a component of the work. Here the artist’s intention is to create such a work without modifying or destroying the environment to create the piece. After photographing the scene the paper was retrieved. Roth, Richard. Local Self Portraits. Exh. cat. Hudson, New York: Hudson Opera House, 2010. The Pet Portraits Business: Do you love animals? Here is another angle on the above portraiture theme … Read the rest

In these days of budget cuts and limited resources, it’s often the case that fine arts classes are the first to be cut. Nochlin, Linda. Kelly: Making Abstraction Anew.” Art in America vol. 85, no. 3 (March 1997): 68-79. Williams, Thomas. The Bay Area School: California Artists from the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Farnham, UK: Lund Humphries, 2013. Chilling and powerful. These paintings always leave me in quiet contemplation, they speak volumes of what these people went through. It’s a far cry from the propaganda posters of the time. Truth, as seen by the artist. Great article. Choi, A.N., Lee, M.S., & Lim, H.J. (2008). Effects of group music intervention on depression, anxiety, and relationships in psychiatric patients: A pilot study. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 14(5), 567-570. Tobia, D., Shamos, E., Harper, D., Walch, S., & Currie, J. (1999). The benefits of group music at the 1996 music … Read the rest