Category Archives: Introductions & News

Concepts for Main Street

Shown above, my ideas for the Poughkeepsie Gateway, an “art intervention” planned for the Route 9 underpass on Main Street, near the Hudson River. This project is sponsored by Arts Mid-Hudson, O+ and the Poughkeepsie Alliance. Original photos © Tom … Continue reading

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Welcome to CatRutgers4art

“Yes, Transformed” © Catherine Rutgers 2010-2018 Pause here for visual refreshment. CatRutgers4art is an essence: less than everything, much more than a fragment, all original art. A free-floating waltz of undefined tempo, brought to you with love from the boundless … Continue reading

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Behind the Scene (Preparations for an Exhibit)

This time of year, when the hours of daylight here in the northern hemisphere grow longer and longer as they come near to their peak, brings out the best in me. Among the wonderful developments this season, not only will … Continue reading

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“How Technology, Science, and Art Are Changing Our Perception of Time”

Woke up this morning at five o’clock, drawn outside by a particularly bright and full-seeming moon. The sky is clear, the trees still stark. It is bone-chillingly cold, which I’m really, really tired of. Oh, how I long for greenery … Continue reading

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Greetings and Salutations

OK, first a hearty shout-out to all you groovy subscribers and commentators. Much love coming to you from Brooklyn, New York, wherever you may be. Yes, I’ve been in a non-stop job crunch, squeezing my capacity to focus on the … Continue reading

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Dear Dada: A Review of Maintenant 6

Dear Dada, I’m so ambivalent about our relationship. There is laundry that I didn’t do. Tax papers not yet filed. And, heaven help me, work that I should have finished already. Then I start thinking about you, and all I … Continue reading

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Street Smart

Church Avenue is one of those all-time great streets full of every kind of commerce going on. Fresh fruit, flip flops, flowers, fajitas. Fabulous. And that’s a short list. But when you move west toward Coney Island Avenue, the streetscape … Continue reading

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