Tag Archives: creativity

Meet Zen and Stormy

What’s your sign? There was a time when this was an inevitable question, somewhere in my life between “Who’s your favorite band?” and “What kind of work do you do?” Hello, artists! This is me being wildly sympathetic because I … Continue reading

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The Art of Compost: Do you promise to funk?

It began late last August: the campaign to make compost. First, there was a neglected pile of garden stuff, left in a heap all summer long. Greenish and soggy and hard to pull apart, but I did. And it was … Continue reading

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Guest Spot: Samm Cohen

The opening page of Samm Cohen’s website includes this quote from Carl Jung: “There is no coming to consciousness without pain.” Samm brings a distinctive touch – fearless, perceptive, emotional – to multiple media: oil paint on canvas, glass, and … Continue reading

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One Woman’s Trash

Might very well become my treasure. I found these glowing-orange-pink plastic rods wrapped in tape on the street in Manhattan. Irresistible. They’re around six feet long and weigh a ton. Yesterday, I figured out how to display the bundle on … Continue reading

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Bit by Bit

Landing somewhere between discipline and indulgence, I’m bringing it home to essentials. Jettisoned a day’s-worth of permutations, some of them lovely but distracting from the image and the text. Welcome to CatRutgers4art, fresh and deep exploration of artwork, identity, and … Continue reading

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