Susan Grabel’s recent retrospective at the Staten Island Art Museum offered an exhibition that recognized her 35 plus years of creating art with a social purpose, and brought together works representing the feminist critique of contemporary culture that has brought a larger meaning to her creative work her throughout her career.
Category Archives: Inspiration
Written on June 4, 2012 at 4:24 am, by Helen
Written on May 4, 2012 at 5:32 am, by Helen
Written on March 16, 2012 at 2:44 am, by Helen
Written on December 26, 2011 at 2:34 am, by Helen
Why plein air (open air) paint? If you have never taken the time to sit and stare at where a ridge meets the sky or how a branch attaches to the trunk of a tree, or how a hillside reflects in a lake, I encourage you to put all fear aside and go for it. If you do you could discover that the experience of careful observation is satisfying in itself and that it is aided by trying to record it as a visual memory.
Written on August 1, 2011 at 2:35 am, by Helen
Written on July 22, 2011 at 2:52 am, by Helen
Written on July 18, 2011 at 2:51 am, by Helen
Written on July 14, 2011 at 2:45 am, by Helen
Written on July 12, 2011 at 2:42 am, by Helen
Written on July 11, 2011 at 3:15 am, by Helen