Meet The Artist: Christos Hamawi, Painter

On Saturday night, I attended a lovely event at the Arclinea and Rimadesio showroom in Boston. They are currently hosting an art exhibit of oil on canvas works by Christos Hamawi, whose Blue Brick Studios space is located in the SoWa section of Boston’s South End. Arclinea Boston owner Philip Guarino introduces Christos Hamawi Artist … Read more

Meet the Artist: Darlene Bradlee

Scituate, MA based Darlene Bradlee is a multi-dimensional artist whose work in the visual arts includes photography, painting, and mixed media work. I’ve always enjoyed Darlene’s photography for her saturated colors and spirited subjects. I was just introduced to her fantastic mixed media pieces (where have I been to have missed these!!) including these trays … Read more

Meet the Artist: Allison Malinksy

I received an email today from artist Allison Malinsky sharing with me her amazing work – a group of four works titled “Grand Hotels, Quite the Circus”. She is currently profiled on Phillips Art Expert as an Emerging Artist. Click here to read “Quite the Ringmaster” which showcases these pieces inspired by the amazing lobbies … Read more

Meet the Artist: Lucretia Chase – Art Tapestry

A piece about Lucretia Chase in this month’s South Shore Living magazine really caught my eye. Her tapestries, depicting natural landscapes, are made from all natural materials from linen and mohair to dried grasses and shells. Her work hangs in private homes and corporate spaces, including the Xerox corporate offices. These photographs don’t really capture … Read more

Recommended: Craft in America on PBS

Have you seen Craft in America on PBS? If you haven’t had a chance, it’s been running this month and I highly recommend it. Produced in three episodes – Memory, Landscape & Community – the show is also presented in high-definition to capture the fine details of these great American crafts. George Nakashima, Conoid Bench … Read more

Meet The Artist: Thos. Moser Furniture

I’m always astounded by the beauty of Thos. Moser furniture. Founded over 3o years ago in Maine by Tom Moser, the company now has showrooms in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC, Boston, Chicago and Freeport, Maine. They also have a great website and catalogue. The designs are refreshingly fresh and modern, yet traditional and … Read more