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New Contributor: Bárbara Díaz-Tapia

Bárbara Díaz-Tapia

One of the original Proximity Arts show members, Bárbara’s profile has recently been added to our contributors page. Click here to read more about our other contributors… 176 more words

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Sculptures Pushing Boundaries: Work by Louise Bourgeois and Niki de Saint Phalle

When you think of sculpture, what comes to mind? It’s very likely that images of Michelangelo’s David, or perfect forms sculpted out of marble or bronze come first. 799 more words


Spotlight On: Allie Pohl

If you love art and feminism, you’re going to love Allie Pohl. A conceptual artist, Allie   creates art—from sculpture, video, ceramic, installation to a jewelry line—informed solely by her feminist values. 553 more words


The Modern Era: 1970's + 1980's

A Note on Text Art of the 1970’s and 1980’s:

The 1970’s began, to my way of thinking, the Modern Era of text-based art. The Modern Era’s predominant text work emphasizes (generally speaking) some or all of the following features: 403 more words

The Cross as Tree of Life

The Tree of Life is a vivid symbol in almost every culture. Trees are revered as life-giving, and signify renewal and regeneration. They are beneficent as well as wise. 166 more words


3 Women Artists of the Surrealist Movement

Welcome to a new installment a where we discuss women artists from a particular movement or style. This post will cover some interesting artists from the Surrealist tradition. 1,070 more words