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Morgan Wade longs to break free in stell...

Morgan Wade’s first record on January 28 Reckless will be reissued with six new tracks, including the new single “Run”. Wade gently describes the heaviness of painfully going through another day while wanting to get out of the situation that weighs on her. She contemplates her desire for change, as well as the path that […]

Exhibition with jury by members of the M...

MENDOCINO, CA – The Mendocino Art Center celebrates the creativity of its member artists with the annual Members Jury Exhibit, January 7 through February 26, at the art centre’s three galleries. The selection process leads to an exceptionally creative, high quality and much anticipated gallery showcasing a wide range of new artwork including paintings, ceramics, […]

Art review: “Merge” at Stelo

If I ever find myself thinking about paper or printed art, my mind hardly ever wanders off to ghosts. However, as I browsed through Stelo’s group exhibit, “Coalesce,” I couldn’t get the ghosts out of my mind. On each piece of the show hangs the ubiquitous and disturbing spirit of a pandemic. This makes sense, […]

The exhibition at the Partners Gallery s...

MENDOCINO, CA – On January 6, 2022, the Partners’ Gallery in Mendocino will open its doors for a unique exhibition on the fine arts of letterpress printing featuring three eminent women specializing in different aspects of the art of book. Entitled “Three Letterpress Printers Enter a Hangar: The Renegade Letterpress Work of Felicia Rice, Theresa […]

Bauhaus typography at 100

The Bauhaus School’s graphic design legacy has been extensive, informing tastes of Kamekura Yusaku’s iconic 1964 Tokyo Olympics identity, with his condensed sans-serif font; Malcolm Garrett’s 1977 Orgasm Addict design for Buzzcocks, featuring an upside down photomontage image of Linder Sterling and a font that wraps around a sharp corner; and Neville Brody’s art direction […]

Your guide to the artistic walk of Janua...

There is plenty to do to celebrate the First First Friday of 2022 in downtown Phoenix. Museums like the Heard Museum and the Phoenix Art Museum and the Phoenix Art Museum will offer free admission (or a voluntary donation) to current exhibitions, including “Extractive Landscapes” at PAM and “Remembering the Future” at Heard. . “Generation […]

Sadie Barnette Recovering from her fathe...

Can you describe what goes on at work? It is made up of two pages from the 500-page surveillance file the FBI amassed on my father, Rodney Barnette, who in 1968 founded the Compton Chapter of the Black Panther Party. My family filed a FOIA application in 2011 and about five years later we finally […]

Review: An Australian Alphabet by the So...

what’s new, music-theater-arts, art criticism, An Australian Alphabet The Southern Highlands Printmakers formed in 1993 as a group of printmaking enthusiasts based in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales. Many artists have a national and international influence, others are emerging or simply on the run. They are all technically accomplished in their dedicated printmaking […]

TAMIU’s Laredo mobile typography brings

Traditional letterpress printing has caught on in Laredo with a series of community events hosted by students, faculty, and staff at Texas A&M International University (TAMIU). Together, they have collectively spent the past year creating vibrant works of art made from ancient typographic equipment. During the Spring 2020 semester, TAMIU Assistant Art Professor Jesse Shaw […]