Dialogues

Talking Shop with Valerie Hird

"My mind is an evocative jumble of myths, facts, and fictions. I view and articulate my world through narrative."

Talking Shop with Hiba Schahbaz

Whereas miniature painting has a history as a decorative art form that documents history, my work in miniature focuses more on self-expression. I strive to create work that has its own voice, instead of producing a beautiful, yet inaccessible object.

Talking Shop with Jeffrey Wiener

I think digital art is going to take off as art-making software and apps become more commonplace in popular culture and especially in art education.

Catherine Redmond: An Interview

You’re in a cave, it’s pitch dark, you’re holding a silk thread, and you move one inch at a time forward, because the secret you want is deep inside ...

Talking Shop with Gregory Frux

You have to make a choice each time you draw. It is striking how different artists will be attracted to different landscape elements. That is one of the exciting aspects of landscape drawing and painting.

    “[I]t is necessary to have consummate technique in order to hide what one knows.” — Auguste Rodin