Studio Visit: Chaz Guest, The Hero’s Journey

Studio Visit: Chaz Guest, The Hero’s Journey By Gary Brewer   ”A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: The hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow…

Studio Visit: Dion Johnson, The Curvature of Light…

Studio Visit: Dion Johnson, The Curvature of Light… By Gary Brewer   “Polyphonic painting is superior to music in that there, the time element becomes a spatial element. The notion of simultaneity stands out even more richly” Paul Klee, Polyphonic Painting   “…I see my soul reflected in nature, As I see through a mist,…

Studio Visit: Sarah Awad, A Dialogue with History…

Studio Visit: Sarah Awad, A Dialogue with History… By Gary Brewer   “You have to know how to use the accident, how to recognize it, how to control it, and ways to eliminate it so that the whole surface looks felt and born all at once.” “Every canvas is a journey all its own.” Helen…

Ben Jackel: Beauty, Death and the Heart of Darkness…

Ben Jackel: Beauty, Death and the Heart of Darkness… By Gary Brewer   “We live in the flicker — may it last as long as the old earth keeps rolling! But darkness was here yesterday.” ― Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness   Art is a form of magic. It is the ability we have to create language…