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Mariana Acoasta, an educator inspiring a choir of new voices
Now a professor at Universidad Gestalt de Diseño in Xalapa, Mexican artist Mariana Acosta teaches classes that challenge our perception of waste. In her studio class Precious Waste, The Art of Rubbish Transformation, students…
Added by 2Roses on January 30, 2017 at 5:40pm — No Comments
Something a little different this week - A Trio of Mosaic Artists - 3 Approaches to the Medium
The art of mosaics is often overlooked and stereotyped as a “hobby craft.” However, if you dive headlong into the world of contemporary mosaic art, you’ll be amazed by what’s out there. The colors, compositions, subject matter,…
Added by 2Roses on January 23, 2017 at 12:22pm — No Comments
Marina Dempster - Stride in These Shoes!
Marina Dempster describes her work as sculpture. Her primary technique is a contemporary translation of the pre-Columbian Huichol art of “transformational yarn painting.” She meticulously embeds beads and yarn into her forms with her hands and some…
Orawee Choedamphai - welcome to the fourth-dimension
Orawee Choedamphai deals with the concept of the space “between.” Her woven sculptures are created to be viewed from all angles - both inside and out, front and back. Choedamphai pulls from traditional craft skills (basket weaving and knotting) to create work that…
Added by 2Roses on January 9, 2017 at 6:54pm — No Comments