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once is never enough

Follow the link…we’re doing again. FORMAL exhibit and INFORMAL blog CREATURE • MAN • NATURE Work of CAROLYN LAVENDER, MONICA AISSA MARTINEZ, AND MARY SHINDELL

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real space = real experience

Carolyn, Sue, Mary and I began the planning of all this over one year ago. The blog and the exhibition are results of a meeting that occurred on February 6, 2010.  A synergy occurred among the four of us to … Continue reading

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at the photo shoot

Last night photographer Dan Delaney / 2D Photography came to the gallery to photograph some of our artworks and the show. Mary met Dan back in November during a photo shoot of her and her work (Luxe Interiors, February issue). … Continue reading

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opening

A small reception last Thursday was followed by a well-attended opening on Friday. Reaction was positive. Mary comments about the many people who loved the blog. They came to the show well-informed and with a better appreciation for the work. … Continue reading

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install-another high light

high light – an important, conspicuous, memorable, or enjoyable event, scene, part. Delivery of artwork to studio and install took place yesterday and today.  All the last-minute stuff that goes on…went on. Sue has to work, she’s not around during … Continue reading

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20 across and 10 down

Carolyn draws. She’s been exploring the portrait, self and with animal, for about a decade. In her new large-scale canvas, she explores animal portraits. She will have you come face to face with 200 pairs of eyes. It’s an intense experience this … Continue reading

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creative structure – I am

The idea began to formulate with this drawing, a few years back.  I can’t recall exact date, it’s been so long.  I was working on other things, so I got this down, if only to hold the thoughts, and then … Continue reading

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