Artist Birthday Quiz for 3/26~

Which artist’s best-known work is his “Bible in Pictures”, a collection of 240 engravings of scenes from the Bible?

Which photographer notably chronicled Paris during the years he lived in a Left Bank guesthouse now remembered as “the Beat Hotel”?

Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/03/26/march-26/

Artist Birthday Quiz for 3/25~

What sculptor, before beginning his most famous monument, worked on a high- relief carving in Georgia which was eventually completed by other artists?

What artist joined forces with Olivier Mosset, Michel Parmentier, and Niele Toroni to form BMPT, a Paris-based late modern art group?

Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/03/25/march-25/

PlatteForum’s Artist Residency

The application process is currently OPEN
Deadline to apply is Monday, April 17th at midnight

Located in a rich urban context, PlatteForum’s dynamic, artist-centered residencies engage this community in the creation of new work where artists, youth, and the public collaborate. Preference will be given to artists whose work addresses the larger questions in our world today such as race, class, social and ecological issues.  In doing this we hope to provoke dialogue that helps shape our public narratives and cultural conversations.
• Residency Schedule: Six-to-eight-week residency between the dates of
September 2017 – August 2018

• Artist Benefits: Six-to-eight-week residency, a weekly stipend ($250)
• Community Engagement: Share ideas with and demonstrate process to a diverse group
of youth in structured workshops (approximately 4-6 hours per week, supported by staff).

Information/Application~ http://platteforum.org/programs/artist-residency/

Artist Birthday Quiz for 3/23~

What illustrator created The Arrow Collar Man, which turned Arrow Shirts into the largest collar/shirt brand in America?

What artist studied mechanical drawing, worked as an illustrator, then went on to develop a personal Cubist style of painting?

Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/03/23/march-23/