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Great artists steal … and then there’s fraud

I first became aware of this image appropriation flap ℅ a tweet storm yesterday and todays New York Times is running an article on it. It seems some enterprising artist launched a GoFundMe campaign to paint a community mural and then … Continue reading

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Drawing Critters at the Zoo

A good friend took it upon herself to organize a casual drawing group to do on-site sketching at Woodland Park Zoo this past weekend. How could I resist an event dubbed, ‘Drawing Critters in the Zoo’? We had a fortuitous … Continue reading

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Britches – at Art Share L.A., April 20, ’17

Britches was the name given to a baby macaque monkey who was among the many liberated from an animal research lab in Riverside, California back on April 20 in 1985. The brutal and inhumane nature of the treatment of this … Continue reading

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Camille Paglia at Seattle Public Library

I caught Camille Paglia‘s brief appearance at Seattles Downtown Public Library yesterday evening and enjoyed watching her ping pong around at hyperspeed bouncing between spearing the dismal failure of university administrators to defend college affordability to the singing of a multigenerational community of … Continue reading

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Found – Angry Elephant

My gas station friend who scowls at me whenever I pump gas at the Shell station in Upper Fremont. He seems to have been recently refreshed with new paint and a little cleaning. Thanks goes out to whoever takes care of … Continue reading

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