N.C. Wyeth: New Perspectives at Portland Museum of Art

N.C. Wyeth: New Perspectives at Portland Museum of Art

N.C. Wyeth: New Perspectives at the Portland Museum of Art, open through January 12, 2020 is a luminous show cataloging the development of Wyeth and his craft as an artist. Before arriving at the Portland Museum of Art, N.C. Wyeth: New Perspectives premiered at The Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. The Brandywine River [...]

A conversation with Diana Weymar of The Tiny Pricks Project

A conversation with Diana Weymar of The Tiny Pricks Project

Diana Weymar. Photo Credit: Christine O'Donnell Art and politics often go hand in hand. From portraits of generals from battles of old, to Shepard Fairey's iconic Hope image to Picasso's Guernica, art has always been used to push messages and viewpoints. While one might assume that art related to the presidency of Donald Trump would [...]

Social Justice and Art – Private collecting abroad and its complexities

Social Justice and Art – Private collecting abroad and its complexities

Social Justice and Art - Private collecting abroad and its complexities Collecting Intro When living in Singapore, I had the opportunity to visit a most extraordinary collection of Southeast Asian artifacts in a private home. Janet Stride and her husband, current residents of the Lion City and long-term ex-pats, had traveled extensively and come away [...]