Monthly Archives: November 2015

November Offerings – Part XX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Lance Hunter Lance Hunter earned a BFA from Lamar University and an MFA from Stephen F. Austin University. He is an Associate Professor of Art at Northeastern State University in Oklahoma teaching painting … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XIX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Micah Ganske Artist Statement: “What is art for the viewer but a catalyst for inspiration? I want to make work which inspires and engages the viewer in what I truly believe is important … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XVIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Wanda Choate In the words of one writer, “Wanda Choate has exhibited in many shows and received top honors, including OPA Awards of Excellence in 06, 07, 08, Best of Show in the … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XVII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Renee Treml Artist statement: “I seek to capture the subtle details in my paintings – like the delicate weave of a bird’s nest or the curious look of a fledgling bird – things … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XVI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of II: Matthew Davey Matthew Davey has studied art at both Purdue University and the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. A Poem for Today “Silence,” By Billy Collins There is the sudden silence of the crowd … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Carol Lee Thompson Carol Lee Thompson earned an MFA from the Maryland College of Art. “The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence; not in silence, but restraint.” – Marianne Moore, American poet … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XIV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Michele Mitchell-Ostlund In the words of one critic, “Mitchell initially attended the University of Illinois only to realize the study of nature was not offered; nor the study of realism accessible. Expanding her … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Gary Hostallero In the words of one art critic, painter Gary Hostallero has always had “an abiding fascination with samurai stories and legends. As a child he was struck by the heroism and … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Robin Freedenfeld In the words of one writer, “Robin Freedenfeld was raised in Verona, New Jersey. She studied art at Rochester Institute of Technology, graduating in 1973 with a major focus in Etching … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Robin Kimball Artist Statement: “My work can best be described as ‘modern realism’ and is heavily influenced by the artists of the Boston School, the Impressionists, and Contemporary Realists. Although I do work … Continue reading

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