Posts Tagged ‘Summer Art Market’

Walk Right In?

June 2, 2017

Textures and graphic effects are a way of bringing energy to a print composition. A highly detailed texture will attract the eye and demand attention, a subtle one will invite mental rest and contemplation. A heavier, darker texture or a very transparent one will tend to create depth by playing off what’s behind or underneath it. […]

2017 | Landscape, Monotypes, Negative space, Summer Art Market | Tags: , , , , Comments (0)

Summertime Update

June 23, 2016

Sincere thanks, as always, to the folks who came by during the Art Students League Summer Art Market a couple of weekends ago. It’s always a fun show, and this was another successful one. It’s also a lot of work and often comes during the year’s first full-on heat wave, as did this year’s, so […]

2016 | Summer Art Market, Workshops | Tags: , Comments (0)

Drawing a Crowd

May 18, 2015

Unlike past shows, I’m sharing a booth at the #SummerArtMarket2015 with another monotype artist, Taiko Chandler. I’ll post some of her work soon. It has allowed me to dial back the preparation of the small-to-medium-sized prints that usually sell there in favor of some larger work, which I will still need more of to crack […]

2015 | Art Shows, Books, Comics, Music, Summer Art Market | Tags: , , Comments (0)

Street Wise

June 17, 2013

  I talked last time about organizational things that make the Art Students League Summer Art Market a favorite show of mine. Details like this make a show meaningful and worthwhile for both artist and public. But what makes it personal and fun- people. The SAM has retained, throughout its growth, the feel of a neighborhood block […]

2013 | Summer Art Market | Tags: , , Comments (2)

Street People

May 31, 2013

  Art shows of the street fair variety have become popular.They come in a wide range of styles and sizes, but what makes for a good one? Many new show are popping up along with the many that already have long histories. Organizers of art festivals typically charge $4-500 for a booth spot for the opportunity […]

2013 | Art Shows | Tags: , , Comments (0)