An exciting, new venture this spring and summer is the PRISM, a new showcase for art on Saturna Island. The opening party is this May 22, 4-6 pm. Come enjoy some wine, cheese, and art in this magical place, a tourist attraction in its own right. FLOW is the title of the opening show, and you can see why here.
As a tourist now in my old home-town, my mission in NYC was to do everything I liked and could manage -- in 5 days. Along with the Met Museum, my perennial favorite, I spent time at the New Museum in the Bowery and the recently built Met Breuer. Mardsden Hartley was the star show, but I especially enjoyed the wide ranging art-as-social-metaphor of Lygia Pape and the art-is-anything-at-hand of Marisa Merz (large charcoal shown).. A friend also introduced me to a surprising ou
I hope you enjoy these columns about art, ideas and travel adventures. I write them from my perspective as a a mixed-media artist and creative life writer with diverse cultural interests. -- Janet Strayer