Brushes, Hammers, Paste and Nails
Some paint with light. Others use words. Stephen Mead does both. A multimedia artist and author known for his color collages and poems, Mead recently added music and sound to give new life to his work. The result is his new CD, Threnody for a Forgotten Plague, a collection of sung poems of lament dealing with the pain, suffering and loss brought by the early days of…Continue
Added by Stephen Mead on April 15, 2015 at 6:36pm — No Comments
Added by Cecil Touchon on March 7, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
We're starting to work on having stuff for sale for raising funds to operate the museum programs (this website included that costs about 250.00 a year) The rents are expensive in Santa Fe and we have a pretty big space, about 2,000 square feet housing and exhibiting the archives containing thousands and thousands of works. The cost is about 2,500.00 a month out of pocket for rent, utilities, internet, etc. (Not very sustainable out of my own pocket.) We'll be running the…Continue
"Crafts: A matter of scale and pace» is an analysis of the future of hand-made design and sustainability, first published in the Prince Claus Fund Journal, « The Future is Handmade », The Hague (2003). Lidewij Edelkoort is one of the founding members of Heartwear, a non-for-profit organisation based in Paris and working principally in Benin, Morocco and India. She…Continue
Added by Sally Herman on January 2, 2015 at 10:40am — No Comments
Threnody for a Forgotten Plague, Christmas…Continue
Added by Stephen Mead on December 26, 2014 at 10:19am — No Comments
have a look
Added by Kathleen Ramboer on December 19, 2014 at 8:39am — No Comments
From a work-in-progress, "Threnody for a Forgotten Plague", work concerned with the early days of the AIDS pandemic. "Researching Plague" is one of the more particularly experimental pieces of the series, dealing with the fracturing of voices which occurs during such an outbreak: the medical, political bureaucracy vs. the…Continue
Added by Stephen Mead on December 1, 2014 at 7:03pm — No Comments
Entries due 8/22. Details: http://nationalcollage.com/entry_forms/juriedform.html
Excited that this show will be in Denver this year -- looking forward to seeing some amazing work!
Added by Maria Roelofsen on July 22, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
Added by Sergio Monteiro on July 22, 2014 at 3:25am — No Comments
Added by Michelle Word on June 30, 2014 at 9:45pm — No Comments
Tired of global abuses against LGBT people?
Please consider sending/posting a
Or feel free to right click on image(s) on this page, & choose "save as".
Further details can still be found at:…
The article starts with a collage painting "De Profundis” by British artist Tony O’Connell, which certainly makes followng the enclosed link well worth the trip!
Merry Christmas to you all!Continue
Added by Paola Borghignoli on December 24, 2013 at 3:42am — No Comments
Added by Susanna Lakner on December 12, 2013 at 4:30am — No Comments
Many of us think that assemblages were first constructed one century ago, when Pablo Picasso
created cubist constructions. Other names, attached to the art form are Marcel Duchamp,
Louise Nevelson, Robert Rauschenberg, Kurt Schwitters and (first using the name of
assemblage) Jean Dubuffet. For a more complete listing of 20th century assemblagists, see
But, looking from a different perspective, assemblages were created…
Added by Drager Meurtant on December 11, 2013 at 12:39pm — No Comments
Paris in October, the Metro, the museums, the flea markets, the antique stores, posters everywhere, some old magazines, an exacto knife, some glue and brushes - you get the picture. Visit the Paris…
Want to send a message of support to the LGBT people of Russia?
Not happy with Vladimir Putin's human rights abuses?
If the enclosed images “strike a chord” with you consider posting or passing on.…Continue