Along my travels this week, I bumped into Pat Martin Bates, Artist, and former Irish Rover and artist, Will Millar. I remember Pat from my visual arts days at the University of Victoria, and Will mostly through his music and performances. It's interesting to hear the variety of experiences that helps shape an artists creation, [...]
Carollyne Yardley with Noah Becker, Artist, Jazz Musician, and Editor-in-Chief of Whitehot Magazine Noah Becker:Â http://noahbeckerart.com/ Whitehot Magazine: http://www.whitehotmagazine.com/
Um, I love studio tours! Noah Becker Studio (Visual Artist, Critic, Jazz Musician) Today, I travelled with a few art collectors and art lovers (including Alexander Kaiser of Silly Hats Only) to Noah Becker's studio. While Noah's team of contributing writers, editors and photographers are busy over at Whitehot Magazine interviewing artists such as John Mellencamp [...]
Carollyne Yardley and Ernest Marza (home and studio visit, May 14, 2012) Back in March 2009, I first experienced a visit to the magical world of Ernie Marza. Â He describes it as his little world of art nouveau. Today, I popped over there again, and was overwhelmed. Except this time - my eyes [...]
Carollyne Yardley and Dale Roberts I visited the studio of artist Dale Roberts back in December 2011 (last month), and was blown away at the vast, awesomeness of it all. Â His studio is a combination of museum and gallery sculpture /artworks, and a festival of photos and fashion sure to be coveted by [...]
Steve Chmilar is showing his work along with Brad Pasutti (love), Horst Loewel and Haren Vakil. What: Art of the delightfully Absurd Where: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria When: Saturday, October 15, 2011 | 2:00-4:00pm In the historic Massey Gallery. Artists in attendance.
New York City Squirrels, Tony Bennett, Nick Cave, Noah Becker w/ Jim Dâ€™Amato, Salomon Contemporary, +++ all during UN week New York 2011.
Our trip to New York City started out with a bang; an exhilarating cab ride w/ a mid-trip, hit-and-run accident involving another car. It sounds terrible, but as a result of this fast paced, and irresponsible driving maneuver, I immediately fell in love with NYC. I'm not sure if there was any extra chaos since [...]
Now that I'm an artist, I've decided to get out there an meet as many artists as I can. Whether it be at art shows, studios, referral introductions, or by happenstance. I am blogging about these experiences when I have time, because I have a blog, and with a title like, The Art of Consumption, [...]
My friend Elena gave me a tourist guide for Santa Fe about 3 years ago. The one gallery that stood out in my mind, which I bookmarked and linked from my blogroll was the Pop Gallery Santa Fe. CJ Metzger Dead Love-Muertos in the Forest, 2009 MIXED MEDIA original [...]
Our trip to Maui in February was much less jam packed with adventure than usual. My vacation itineraries usually role out like a minute by minute logistical report with marching bands and scheduled time for rest. But this trip saw lots of swimming, snorkeling, and reading. Wash, rinse, repeat. We did, however, manage to see [...]