reviews

Playing To the Gallery, Women and Art, How to Write About Music, and Daily Zen Doodles: My Recent Reviews on Canada Arts Connect

I have a few new reviews up on Canada Arts Connect. From contemporary art to remarkable women artists throughout the centuries, writing about music to zen doodles, be sure to check them all out. Playing To the Gallery: Helping Contemporary Art in It’s Struggle to Be Understood [Book Review] The Story of Women and Art [Documentary / DVD Review] How… Read more →

Girls Love Skulls by Lora Zombie

Big Bang Kiss, Girls Love Skulls // Lora Zombie

Big bang kiss, creator of the Universe. Punks in outer space. Falling angel, out of gravity. Zombie love eating the moon.    Magic garden, adventure time. Space panda, follow the unicorn to kiss a unicorn. Love shock will come to take sadness away. ……….Sleep. ……….Scream. ……….Whatever.   Choose your weapon, bomb rider. ……….The protector. ……….The great escape. ……….War games. ……….Tank and a girl.  … Read more →

explore

Twelve Month Artful Pledge – May: Explore

2015 is the year of the Twelve Month Artful Pledge and it’s time for May’s focus: Explore. May: Explore Now that the weather is getting nicer, let’s commit to exploring some of the great assets that this city has to offer. Each and every Sunday from April-July and September-Mid November, Guelph Arts Council offers historical walking tours that showcase some… Read more →

Desiree O - pop up art

Check Out My Piece in pop up art

Check out my piece “Pay Attention You’re Missing Things (V)” in pop up art, a “one-off, art for art’s sake, not-for-profit publication featuring the works of Guelph visual artists” put together by Jessica Lynn Avolio. Including artists that use a wide range of mediums, the collection is an impressive representation of the inspired art coming out of this amazingly creative city.… Read more →

Cindy Sherman - Me, myself and I

A Play of Selves // Cindy Sherman

“I think people are more apt to believe photographs, especially if it’s something fantastic. They’re willing to be more gullible. Sometimes they want fantasy. Even if they know it’s fake they can believe anything. People are accustomed to being told what to believe in.” – Cindy Sherman   “The Fortune Teller” watch pendant – Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) dinner service – ……….A play… Read more →