Tag: California

World In Motion: Time-Lapse Art

The time-lapse photography of Michael Shainblum is the focus of two exquisite new short films, both released last night, focused on his exploration of southern California landscapes and the bold night sky.  One, a behind-the-scenes documentary, is part eloquent artist statement and part tutorial.  The other is Shainblum’s […]

The Beeswax Art of Penelope Stewart

Montreal-born Penelope Stewart has transformed yet another room – this time in a California gallery – with her extraordinary architecture, covering the walls with succulents, baroque tiles and lotus pods all cast from beeswax.  The installation is part of a tribute to bees in a new exhibition called […]

Jeff Koegel: A Contemporary Edge

Jeff Koegel’s architectural style paintings have an appealing contemporary edginess.  His work draws from a range of models such as Byzantine icon painting, Aboriginal art, American folk art, high modernism, technical schematics, tattoos and Ikebana. (Above: Penthouse) “Making a painting is a process about building, layer over layer,” […]