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Studio Visit with Dana Weiser, The Accidental Tourist

Dana Weiser: The Accidental Tourist “I never let myself forget that every single person that I meet is a member of this human race.” ~ Han Kang, Human Acts “The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.” ~ Franz Kafka By Gary Brewer To explore ‘self’ with humor and wit,…

Studio Visit: Fatemeh Burnes, Embracing Chaos

Embracing Chaos, Studio Visit With Fatemeh Burnes “Look at walls splashed with a number of stains…you can see various battles, and lively postures of strange figures, expressions on faces, costumes and infinite number of things…” -Leonardo da Vinci “If you do not know where you are going any road can take you there.” -Lewis Carroll, Alice…

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017

Our Writers Name Their Top 5 Exhibitions of 2017   From Kerry James Marshall to Kim Abeles, Shoshana Wayne to MOAH, women, immigrants and the resistance, Art and Cake asked our art critics to name their favorite 5 shows of 2017. Here is what they had to say: Lorraine Heitzman Kerry James Marshall: Mastry, MOCA Chagall: Fantasies…

Astrid Preston, Between Earth and Silence

Astrid Preston; Between Earth and Silence   “Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson   “…like a night wind in the pines or like the sea in the dark the echo of everything that has ever been spoken still spilling its one syllable between earth and silence” ~W.S. Merwin   By Gary Brewer When words fail…