This catalogue has been published in conjunction with the exhibition, Plein Air: Connecting to the Land,
Paintings of the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County organized by the Pajaro Valley Arts Council... More > Gallery, July 8 - August 15, 2010. Plein air artists from Santa Cruz County painted protected properties of the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County. Proceeds from this book benefit the Pajaro Valley Arts Council (http://www.pvarts.org).< Less
The Catalogue, "Boys" showcases the series of aluminum sculptures made by the Artist Peter Simon Mühlhäußer. The Catalogue includes written essays by Italian gallerist Brad... More > Brubaker, Pietrasanta, international renown collector Daniela Argentero, Turino and Art History professor and sculptor Mark Mennin, from New York.< Less
Young New York-based curator's 2012 year in review. Engaging images and details of artwork from promising international emerging artists.
"As a curator, I create the scene that my artists... More > populate. It evolves conceptually and physically with the addition of each artist. I aim to facilitate the raw direction of their work while we create in pursuit of a common goal. This thread of connectivity amplifies our doing. Then, after the exhibit opens, I focus on progress so the show ends differently than it began.
My exhibits are meant to transcend the viewer past the person they came in as. Whether through thought, feeling or added knowledge, they should walk out changed, questioning their perceptions, status and beliefs."< Less
Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover black & white edition)
American Sculptor Joan W. Patten (1924-2005) lived and traveled extensively throughout Guatemala from... More > 1965-1982. The Guatemalan government granted Joan official, carte blanche permission to make molds, casts and replicas of ancient Preclassic (1500 BC-250 AD) and Classic (250-900 AD) Maya relief sculpture. Her replicas of Maya stelae currently stand in Guatemala’s Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, the National Zoo and at the Museo Popol Vuh gardens at Francisco Marroquín University. In addition to the replicas, she executed hundreds of rubbings in oils on colored fabric. With a sculptor’s touch and infinite patience, she rendered images onto cloth that are remarkably sharp in detail and line. The rubbings include images that preserve an abundance of information about Maya sculptural traditions, iconography, hieroglyphic writing, mythology and history.< Less
Published by the gallery to coincide with the exhibition “Glocal Diptychs” by Carmon Colangelo at Bruno David Gallery. This catalogue includes text Ivy Cooper and afterword by Bruno L.... More > David. (Softcover, 7 x 9 in, 49 pgs, 11 color, April 2013)< Less
This studio course explores advanced problems in interior design with emphasis on design of Food & Beverage spaces in cruise ship hospitality environments with focus on cruise ship facilities.... More > The studio will allow students and instructors to work together to improve students' ability for design architectural Interiors.
This course will use the cruise ship settings to explore issues related to environment and behavior in determining and meeting programmatic goals and designing to create specific experiences of architectural Inferior spaces. The course has a studio structure supplemented by instructional activities such as seminars, lectures, skill building exercises, field trips, and group discussions. By exploring issues related to the human condition and the impact of design.< Less
A collection of various art from failed projects, works in progress, and successful endeavors. Also inside are some useful tips and advice I have collected or learned on the way. This book spans... More > the years spent moving from an aspiring artist to a full time professional in the industry. This is just a fraction of the work produced and lessons I learned, but my goal was to try and condense it to a useful and entertaining package you can hold in your hands.< Less
Quadratics: The Multi-tom Focus is a book geared toward the marching tenor drummer as well as the percussion instructor and composer. The book shines light on subtleties often overlooked by composers... More > such as flow and counter-melodic lines. These ideas will also help behind the drums as the drummer can uncover new capabilities within their skillset. Quadratics is designed specifically for more advanced drummers. This allows the content of the book to merely touch on basics, identifying a starting point, and push forward from there. The flow of the book inclines similarly to a standard drumline warmup structure. Several parallels can be drawn in order to create a complete learning experience.< Less
The tragedy of Lesli Firecracker. A young women whose job it has been to hunt down and kill monsters in space looks in the mirror one day and realizes that she herself has become a monstrous person... More > and follows this thought to it's only logical conclusion.< Less
Crafting Women’s Stories: Lives in Georgian Felt represents a unique cultural collaboration between artists in the Republic of Georgia and the United States. The authors, who are educators and... More > artists at the Center for Book and Paper, Columbia College Chicago’s, travelled to Georgia to lead workshops in the towns of Alvani, Napareuli, Telavi and Akhmeta that combined felting, a regional craft, with exercises in using felt to make expressive, artistic objects, especially one-of-a-kind books.< Less