Category Archive: Phoenix Art Community

Nov 10

A Book Signing Celebration

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A Book Signing Celebration         at Capture 12 Gallery  Saturday November 22nd  4:00 to  8:00 p.m.  417 East Roosevelt St. Phoenix AZ 85004  (602) 819-1480   C. L. Gillmore is debuting her second novel, A Friend Request, that tells the story of Rose Allison and Jake Richardson’s coming-of-age in Midwestern America during the late …

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Aug 18

Remakes of Famous Paintings

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 We all probably know these beloved Western art masterpieces, but not like this! Here are a few great examples of famous paintings that have been reproduced creatively by a few very creative art lovers with photo cameras. “The Girl With The Pearl Earring” by Johannes Vermeer Image credits: unknown It all began when booooom.com partnered with Adobe to create the …

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Aug 08

RAW!

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What is RAW?     RAW:natural born artists is an independent arts organization, for artists, by artists. We’re an international community made up of creative individuals across the globe. Their mission is to provide independent artists within the first 10 years of their career with the tools, resources and exposure needed to inspire and cultivate creativity. …

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Jul 29

Garry Winogrand

Garry Winogrand

 Garry Winogrand Exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art The first retrospective in twenty-five years of work by Garry Winogrand (1928–1984)—the renowned photographer of New York City and of American life from the 1950s through the early 1980s—this exhibition brings together more than 175 of the artist’s most iconic images, a trove of unseen prints, …

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Jul 27

A Blur of Feathers Right Before Your Eyes

A Blur of Feathers Right Before Your Eyes

Hummingbirds are notorious for flapping their wings so incredibly fast that they create an audible hum and appear as a blur of feathers right before your eyes.     To inspect the beauty of such a tiny creature is near impossible when the birds are zipping quickly through the air. However, during a trip to …

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Jul 18

Third Friday – Featuring Capture 12

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  “Third Friday is what First Friday was 10 years ago.” – Anonymous   While similar in programming, the Third “cousin” of First Friday takes a different approach to the arts experience – and Vive le différence! Many arts destinations and businesses are open on this night, but the visiting crowds are decidedly more arts …

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Jul 08

Perfectly Balanced Stones Suspended in Mid-Air

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For many years, Australian-based artist Ken Unsworth has made viewers hold their breath with his timeless work entitled Suspended Stone Circle II.     The installation was first completed in 1974 and produced again in 1988, and is awe-inspiring in both its fragility and volume. Unsworth used 103 river stones each weighing about 33 pounds …

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Jun 25

Creations by German artist Cornelia Konrads

Creations by German artist Cornelia Konrads

Gasp-Worthy Creations by German artist Cornelia Konrads! LostAtEMinor.com published an article a out German artist Cornelia Konrads titled Gravity Defying 3D Environmental Art That Is Simply Surreal.  In this article they explain that she is dedicated to creating my eyes-are-playing-tricks-on-me installations within open spaces, public parks and private gardens aroud the world, and in countries …

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Jun 17

Bottled Emotions

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Therapists (and mothers) around the world have touted the old adage that it’s unhealthy to bottle up emotions.   For Tennessee-based artist Taylor Kinser, bottling emotions is just one of the ways she is able to express her creativity, according to an article in Huffington Post titled This Artist is Literally Bottling Up Our Emotions …

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Jun 11

Murrine

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Murrine (or Murrina when pluralized) is an Italian term for colored patterns or images made in a glass cane (long rods of glass) that are revealed when cut in cross-sections (like a loaf of bread).     A post on Twisted Sifter, titled This is Murrine.  It’s Made of Glass and Can Be Sliced Like …

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