Thoughts On Color

Thoughts On Color

Article by Chery Baird Color is probably the most complicated element in art. We all have our preferences in color but that doesn’t always make for a good painting, collage or drawing. I tell my students I want them to be full spectrum painters. That means using the...
show in nyc, 2018!

show in nyc, 2018!

i just found out that the “Kindred Spirits” show curated by Katherine Aimone has been unanimously approved by the board of the Painting Center in NYC! this is a big deal. 6 artists will be in the show. i will definitely travel to nyc for the opening. i...
1980’s flashback

1980’s flashback

in 1983, i decided to give up painting on canvas. the final 3 pieces i did were a series based on African art. i had collected quite a bit of African art by that time, and it was a strong influence on my work. just recently, i sold the last piece from that series to...
Van Der Plas Gallery Opening

Van Der Plas Gallery Opening

I’m glad to be showing in new York city in July. I will be in a juried show at the van der plas gallery on the lower east side. there are eleven artists in the show. one of the artists will be selected for a solo show at a later...