Art in Context

On My Bookshelf

As I thought about which books are most important to me and my development as an artist, it gradually dawned on me that it would not be a reading list.

The Studio Project II: Rodolfo Edwards

My studio is a huge warehouse with splendid view in Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY, which I share spaces with five other artists. I’ve been living in New York almost four years now, and discovered the area from other groups of artists who worked there.

Ten Books Every Artist Should Have—and Know Well

We carry on conversations with great books over the years, and as we change, the works change with us.

The Studio Project: Matthew G. Beall

You can never have enough space, right? Yet, the more space you have, the more stuff you seem to collect.

The Studio Project II: Yoshihiro Kishimoto

I think an artist needs nature, rather than a city, to focus, create, and make art.

    For an artist to be interesting to us he must have been interesting to himself. He must have been capable of intense feeling, and capable of profound contemplation. — Robert Henri