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Call for Artists: “Call and Response SPECIAL EDITION: THE BODY”

Call and Response Round 11: Marthe Aponte and Ibuki Kuramochi “Call and Response SPECIAL EDITION: THE BODY” “Call and Response” is a project organized by the Shoebox Arts team at the beginning of the pandemic. IG and FB @shoeboxarts.la #shoeboxcallandresponse #collaborationatadistance IG @artandcakela @kristineschomaker Drawing on the tradition of Jazz, this project is meant as a way for us to […]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: “Perceive You”

CALL FOR ARTISTS!! Open Call: “Perceive You” An online exhibition through Shoebox Projects Deadline to submit: April 26, 2022 Curated by Kristine Schomaker “Perceive You” is a figurative self-portrait exhibition exploring concepts of identity, vulnerability, empowerment, and perception.  Inspired by Kristine Schomaker’s project “Perceive Me” which focuses on self-worth, validation and the idea that we value our identity based on […]

In the Studio with Ruby Vartan

In the Studio with Ruby Vartan What does a day in your art practice look like?  I wake up looking at my art and I start my day with the inspiration of what comes next with a new day. I close my eyes at night gazing at them that gives me the motivation to move onward for what’s next. Creating […]

In the Studio with Michelle Robinson

In the Studio with Michelle Robinson What is the hardest part of creating your art? There is just never enough time! I have come up with strategies along the way to maximize the time that I do have, but I often feel I don’t have adequate time to develop my ideas fully. What inspires you? I read a lot… fiction, […]

In the Studio with Dave Clark

What does a day in your art practice look like? Heading out to the studio after coffee, the paper and emails… then sorting things out to start something new. Usually, I have an idea from the previous night of not sleeping – something as a start of sorts. Press On for music (I play back randomly 1000 tracks/files to the […]

Call for Artists: “Call and Response SPECIAL EDITION: NATURE”

Call and Response Round 13: Stacie Birky Greene and Michele Wong “Call and Response SPECIAL EDITION: NATURE” “Call and Response” is a project organized by the Shoebox Arts team at the beginning of the pandemic. IG and FB @shoeboxarts.la #shoeboxcallandresponse #collaborationatadistance IG @artandcakela @kristineschomaker Drawing on the tradition of Jazz, this project is meant as a way for us to […]

In the Studio with Alison Woods

What does a day in your art practice look like? I begin the process by researching, collecting, and manipulating digital images. A composite image is completed and transferred to canvas using a wide variety of techniques. Finally, the canvas is approached with poured and spray paint, rollers, stencils, and brushes to complete the image. I search, collect, and catalog digital […]