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Archive for March 2010

Kinetic Sculpture: Alien Abduction!(By Jason Dietz)

March 30, 2010

Jason Dietz isn’t a man given to wild flights of fancy, but this image was too much fun to ignore. In one of those half dream-half wake states, Jason’s mind’s eye created a U.F.O. abduction. As a home builder and auto body repair specialist, he often uses an imagined image to create a solid reality. […]

Santa Cruz muralist Elijah Pfotenhauer

March 15, 2010

One of the best things about living here at Santa Cruz’s Artspace Tannery Lofts is the variety and quality of people you interact with daily. For me personally, it’s great because I love painting, cinema, music, books, sculpture and a myriad of other arts. Who do I live with in this community? Writers, filmmakers, dancers, […]

“Art Studio” KUSP: Scott Rasmann interview with Kirby Scudder

March 12, 2010

Hey, last week I spoke with Kirby Scudder about my newest painting series, As the Crow Flies. Kirby has a radio segment that plays every Tuesday at about 4:45pm on KUSP. Here’s a link to the Art Studio archive: Scroll down and you can find two interviews with me. Mr. Scudder is crucial to the […]

“As the Crow Flies” opening at the Mill Gallery, Santa Cruz

March 10, 2010

Here are some photos from the opening of “As the Crow Flies” at the Mill Gallery last Friday. Thanks to Lucas Clark for the swell pics!

Large format painting: Life

March 4, 2010

Here’s one of the first large format paintings I ever did. This spurred on a number of 48X48s, as well as a number of other traits I’m currently painting. The grid first showed up here…I used it to help me divide the canvas into panels that could each feature an idea or theme. The texture […]

Painting Series: As the Crow Flies

March 4, 2010

Tomorrow Friday, March 5th, is the first Friday in March. I’m having an opening at the Mill Gallery in downtown Santa Cruz, As the Crow Flies. It’s a collection of my most recent paintings plus some older ones. Tomorrow’s also First Friday, and many of the shops and galleries will be featuring local artists. Here’s […]