Inspiring archive for 2017-01-03

Artist Spotlight: Darina Karpov

(3 years ago)
A selection of meticulously detailed work by St. Petersburg-born, Brooklyn-based artist Darina Karpov (previously featured here). See more stunning images below.

10 sec reading: My wife and the burnt light

(3 years ago)
My wife and I were reflecting on the past year, whilst dining at a restaurant. I started to complain about something that hadn’t happened the way I wanted it to. My wife focused her attention on a Christmas tree that someone put there. I thought that she wasn’t interested in the conversation, so I changed […]

Embroidered Portraits by Artist Cayce Zavaglia

(3 years ago)
Another batch of portraits by St. Louis-based artist Cayce Zavaglia (previously featured here). Originally trained as a painter, Zavaglia’s embroideries are all meticulously hand sewn using a personally developed technique that resembles the brushstrokes of classical oil painting. She also creates … Continue reading →

Photographer Spotlight: Alana Paterson

(3 years ago)
A lovely photographic essay by our friend B.C.-based photographer Alana Paterson. “Norwegian XC” captures the culture of competitive cross country skiiing in Norway, a sport taken as seriously there as hockey in Canda or soccer in England. See more beautiful … Continue reading →

Artist Spotlight: Leanne Grimes

(3 years ago)
Artist Leanne Grimes reflects on the passage of time and the strangeness of life in “Unpacking Earthly Delights”, a series based on 6 years of moving (and a total of 14 different addresses) from the time she left Philadelphia in 2009 until her return … Continue reading →