• New public art installation combines climate science and 1930's car design
    Wife-husband collaborators and UPenn School of Design faculty Deirdre Murphy and Scott White recently completed a 5 by 25 foot sculpture that was installed last month in the burgeoning Silicon Valley city of Dublin, CA. The installation, titled Warbler Migration, took nearly two years to complete, combining Murphy’s fine arts expertise and climate science research with White’s unique knowledge of digital modeling and 1930’s car design. Murphy and White will be discussing the groundbreaking project at University Arts’ Design Philadelphia event this October, detailing their...
  • Match funded places at Cockpit Arts
    We’ve got three opportunities for talented makers to join our Cockpit Arts community on match-funded places comprising studio space and support for one year. The Cockpit Arts Ceramic Residency will support a ceramicist who has a strong desire to experiment and take risks with their practice. Deadline for applications is 10am, Wednesday 4 October. The Cockpit Arts / Leathersellers’ Award is aimed at talented makers working with leather. Deadline for applications is midday, Tuesday 10 October. The Cockpit Arts / Radcliffe Craft Development Award is intended for a talented maker with a...
  • Nagib Karsan - Cornwall Series
    Nagib Karsan was born in Tanzania and his childhood was split between his home in Dar es Salaam on the Indian Ocean and boarding school in the UK where, as a teenager, he was educated largely in Somerset. Here began his fascination with the West Country and its fishing villages, rugged coastlines and unpredictable weather, a fascination which has continued throughout his life and which has provided much of the inspiration for his paintings in later years. Although he enjoyed drawing and painting from an early age, Nagib was encouraged to pursue a career in business and has only recently...
  • Memorable Moments Juried Online Art Competition
    Focus Point & Shape Online Art Gallery announces their Memorable Moments Juried Online Art Competition for the month of September 2017.  2D artists from around the globe are called upon to make online submissions for inclusion into the Gallery's November 2017 online group Exhibition. The Theme for this competition is Memorable Moments...walking hand in hand on the beach, your first puppy, savoring a chocolate mousse ... This Competition is for Watercolor, Mixed Media, Oils, Acrylic media and Pastel. We encourage entries from artists professional or non-professional,...
  • Susan Kadish & Lauren Rosenblum Exhibition: Fire & Fiber
    Susan Kadish & Lauren Rosenblum: Fire & Fiber September 16-October 26, 2017   Glen Cove, NY--Hersh Fine Art is pleased to announce Fire & Fiber, an exhibition of ceramic sculptures by Susan Kadish and fiber art by Lauren Rosenblum, both of Long Island, NY, on view from September 16 to October 26, 2017.  There will be an artists' reception on September 16 from 6-8pm.   Rosenblum and Kadish have mastery of an indirect process.  They arrive at their work, not through direct visualization of what the outcome will definitely be, but through a skillful...