The Shape of Sound, Michael Brewster at CGU

The Shape of Sound, Michael Brewster Claremont Graduate University East and Peggy Phelps Galleries Until September 28, 2018   By Jenny Begun Michael Brewster dedicated his life to making sculpture with sound. He believed that sculpture “is an inner as well as a visceral awareness that evokes sensations in mind and body.” Indeed, as you walk…

Studio Visit: Roland Reiss, Chromatic Joy

Studio Visit: Roland Reiss, Chromatic Joy By Gary Brewer     “Colors have their own distinctive beauty that you have to preserve, just as in music you try to preserve sounds. It is a question of organization, of finding the arrangement that will keep the beauty and freshness of color.” “There are always flowers for…

Claremont Graduate University MFA Open Studios

Claremont Graduate University MFA Open Studios,  April 30 2017   By Jacqueline Bell Johnson   Open studios are always a lot of fun.  They are the precursor to the much more lucrative and serious art fair… and honestly, they tell a bigger story.  One of process, one of thinking, one of making.  A studio is…