Lunch with Theodore Wores

Theodore Wores - Under the California Sun - Triton Museum of Art - photo by Marie Cameron 2018 - Blossomtime, Saratoga, California  detail - 1919 - oil on canvas

What a pleasure to learn more about Theodore Wores, California Impressionist painter (1859-1939) over my bag of almonds at the Triton Museum of Art’s Brown Bag Lunch series conducted by Deputy Director, Preston Metcalf today! The Triton has 47 of his paintings in their permanent collection, a generous gift from his wife, Caroline Bauer. A good number of these pieces were recently cleaned and restored and are included in this exhibit, Under …

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Thinking Outside the Frame – print show at NUMU

Kent Manske - Genetic Garden 5-17-18 - 2018- Installation of screen based monoprints on aluminum - Outside the Frame - NUMU - photo Marie Cameron - 2018 sq

  I was excited to take in the new print show which opened to members last Thursday night at the New Museum Los Gatos! Presented by The California Society of Printmakers, Thinking Outside the Box was juried by Cathy Kimball,  Executive Director and Chief Curator of The San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, bringing together fascinating prints, which employed a wide variety of processes, mediums, materials and methods of presentation, …

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Saving the Earth by Changing Art – Art Ark

Saving the Earth by Changing Art - Danielle Siembieda - Art Ark - photo Marie Cameron 2018 sm

Shannon Amidon, the curator of Arousing Biophilia invited the Art Inspector, Danielle Siembieda, to give a very interesting presentation, Saving the Earth by Changing Art at Art Ark in San Jose yesterday. She spoke about how we should be cognisant of our own carbon footprint in the art world. “We” meaning  everyone from hobbyists, manufactures, retailers, artists, teachers, institutions, curators, museums, conservators, collectors as well as government and non-governmental organizations. There …

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