While much of nature seems to be in a passive, resting state, for many of us this time of year elicits ambitious goals and dreams for the coming months. And so just in time, this issue of Artists on Art brings you inspiration and action-oriented guidance. Learn more . . .
In this exclusive Q&A, artist and teacher McGarren Flack tells us about his artistic path, including how his art has changed over time, and one of his biggest challenges.
“Cancer is a difficult companion and the current treatment protocol is worse, except that it offers the possibility to become cancer-free. But for me, the entire experience has also been a vehicle of marvelous discoveries and I am documenting this challenging journey artistically as I move through the process.” Read more from abstract artist Andrea McIntyre in this guest blog post about her encaustic and mixed-media art.
The landscape paintings of Charlie Hunter are anything but average. In this Q&A, he shares why he calls his style “drippy portraits of rotting American infrastructure,” which landscape elements feel vaguely pornographic, and his palette choices.
Francien Krieg, "Delicate Flesh," 2017, oil on linen, [...]
California Dreaming, 2017, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 60 [...]
Jorg Dubin, "Ronin," 2009-10, oil on linen, 10 x [...]