Skip Snow, Naked Man, 2017, oil on linen, 48" x 50"

Skip Snow’s “Virtual Reality Trump” and a Call for Entries

I’m still receiving submissions of political art even though the deadline for the exhibition has passed. One in particular, however, I want to share with…
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Thinh Nguyen, Grab Nastay, 2016, digital poster print, detail

Online Exhibition: Politically Inspired Art: Part 2

Thanks to everyone who submitted work for Politically Inspired Art: Part 2. I received three times the number of submissions as I did for Part…
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Politically Inspired Art: Call for Entries Extended

Politically Inspired Art: Call for Entries Extended

Last week’s online political art exhibition was a hit! (Click here to see the exhibition.) However, I failed to put a deadline on the call…
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Dwora Fried, Resist, 2017, mixed media assemblage, 15" x 14.5" x 5"

Online Exhibition: Politically Inspired Art

Welcome to the blog’s first curated online exhibition! The call for entries was for work that had been inspired by recent politics. I’ve selected 12…
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Survey Results and A Call For Entries

Survey Results and A Call For Entries

Thanks to everyone who responded to last week’s survey about how politics is affecting you. According to the survey, a whole lot of us —…
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A Survey About How Politics is Affecting You and a Beautiful Book to Take Your Mind Off It

A Survey About How Politics is Affecting You and a Beautiful Book to Take Your Mind Off It

I want to thank everyone who wrote supporting my political tirade after the inauguration (if you missed it, click here). There were also a few…
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My Brain on Trump

My Brain on Trump

I finally made my first visit to LA’s Broad museum this week. Even though it opened in September, I waited until I could easily get…
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Art and Literature in the News in a Post-11/8 World

Art and Literature in the News in a Post-11/8 World

 Do you feel you are living in some bizarre parallel universe? Is your head spinning, your anxiety spiking? Are you starting to worry you’re on…
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Two Announcements and Two Visually Stunning Books

Two Announcements and Two Visually Stunning Books

Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday and didn’t over-eat as much as I did! I want to start the new year off…
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