Part of the Exhibition Proposal I submitted to the Lyndon House a couple of weeks ago included a new concept for installations or groupings of ancillary art around the main #wildwomanportraits. The smaller works would be complimentary to the main portrait or include imagery from the portrait composition, including shrines focusing on the central female … Continue reading #wildwomaninstallation Concept
Happy first of May everyone! Partial Installation for Athena Concept Shown here: Study for Athena and Owl Shrine April has been a very productive month for me in the studio. I have several new projects underway, sent submissions in for an exhibition at The Lyndon House in Athens and to write for Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, … Continue reading May Newsletter 2021
If I'm honest, it hadn't occurred to me that artists wouldn't consider submitting their work for publication or an art prize to be noteworthy. I spent four months of very focused effort on my first conceptual series and felt extremely accomplished upon submission. Not only did I meet a hard deadline early, I focused on my personal conceptual work for the first time outside of college.
When the concept book accompanies the artwork in exhibition, it gives the viewer a clearer understanding of the long hours of research, contemplation, model interviews, and photo shoots that contribute to each piece of art.
This preliminary body of work is as much a glimpse into the artist's private process as it is a presentation of conceptual art investigating the social strata of what it means to be a modern woman. The sketchbook pages included in this collection are an embodiment of the organic process of the artist's journey from … Continue reading Wild Woman Portrait Concepts
Katie @12gagephotography, and I have been getting lots of great feedback and questions about our Launch Event for the #wildwomanportrait concept we have developed. When I'm caught up in my creative element, I forget how awkward and self-conscious I can be in new situations. Some of our ladies voiced the same concerns, so I thought … Continue reading #wildwomanportraits Pre-Launch Concept Shoot