Revisit: A Man And His Grid! Artist Chuck Close!

All images and art copyright Chuck Close.

American Artist Chuck Close is incredible, and his story is even more so. The remarkable career of artist Chuck Close extends beyond his completed works of art. More than just a painter, photographer, and printmaker, Close is a builder who, in his words, builds “painting experiences for the viewer.” Highly renowned as a painter, Close […]

The Beauty of Struggle: The Art of Printmaker Charles Spitzack!

"Workie Work" woodblock print by Charles Spitzack. All rights reserved.

Artist Charles Spitzack is, quite honestly, an amazing guy. When I first met him, I wanted to hate him. He’s only 24 years old, only been doing printmaking for 4 years…and yet he’s currently showing at Davidson Galleries, Seattle’s premier print gallery. A little bit of jealousy perhaps? No, not perhaps…absolutely. But the more time […]

A Man and his Grid! Artist Chuck Close!

All images and art copyright Chuck Close.

American Artist Chuck Close is an incredible artist, and an even more incredible story. The remarkable career of artist Chuck Close extends beyond his completed works of art. More than just a painter, photographer, and printmaker, Close is a builder who, in his words, builds “painting experiences for the viewer.” Highly renowned as a painter, […]

Quick Hits! Ai, The Leons and “Shyd-lee”

Photo by Mario Tama/ Getty Images Ai Weiwei Work Opens in NYC Ai Weiwei’s Artwork “Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads” opened yesterday in NYC despite his absence. He is still missing since his detainment at an airport in Beijing on April 3rd. The work is a representation of the Chinese Zodiac which was inspired by the […]

Definitely Not Like The Other!

Definitely Not Like The Other! What happens when you put an out-of-the-box-thinker, printmaker and painter up against an illustrator, painter and graphic designer? Wouldn’t it be even more interesting if they were brother and sister? Well, you don’t have to wonder any longer. Brother and sister combo, Max and Erin Leon are having their second […]