Art Influencer: Astri Swendsrud

Art Influencer: Astri Swendsrud Embraces Non-Traditional Routes of Art Presentation By Sydney Walters Los Angeles is notorious for a vivacious arts and entertainment scene. Yet it can be daunting for artists as they muse upon the many places that may be a good launch pad for his or her work. Many artists regard Blue Chip…

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…

Studio Visit: Kio Griffith, Between Worlds

Studio Visit: Kio Griffith, Between Worlds By Gary Brewer   “At no time are we ever in such complete possession of a journey, down to its last nook and cranny, as when we are busy with preparations for it. After that, there remains only the journey itself, which is nothing but the process through which…

Studio Visit: Jay Mark Johnson, The Shape of Time

  Studio Visit: Jay Mark Johnson, The Shape of Time By Gary Brewer   “Before the new technologies and ideas, time was a river in which human beings were immersed, moving steadily on the current, never faster than the speeds of nature…Photography appears on this scene as though someone had found a way to freeze…