Posted on 29 November 2017. by Julia Couzens   If anyone understands the hugely plastic and seductive physicality of paint, it is Cornelia Schulz.  Troweled slags of cadmium yellow, puckered splots of minty green, and regressive planks of flat black collide, slip, slide, splat, and skid into the chunky-luscious concoctions that constitute Schulz’s new paintings […]

Finley and Noda: Imagination flourishes with small-scale artwork By Kimberly Chun   Published 7:31 pm, Wednesday, May 20, 2015          Small-scale realms — both natural and strange, avian and alien-like — unite two exhibits at Spun Smoke. One focuses on San Francisco artist Jeanne C. Finley’s video work “Protocol,” which captures the birth of […]

PULSE Miami Beach 2017 Ramekon O’Arwisters: Sculpture Markus Linnenbrink: Paintings Exhibition Dates: Thursday, December 7 – Sunday, December 10, 2017 Location: Indian Beach Park, 4601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach Patricia Sweetow Gallery is honored to debut the crocheted fabric sculptures of Ramekon O’Arwisters and the resin paintings of Markus Linnenbrink at PULSE MIAMI 2017, Thursday, December 7 – Sunday, […]

Paint on its own terms. Cornelia Schulz is a venerated abstract artist who taught at UC Davis for three decades, but you wouldn’t know her age from looking at her recent paintings. Sarcastically gloppy and garishly colorful, they are all brag and bluster — grand gesture, stunted by canvases less than a foot square. They […]

MADE AWARE  Ramekon O’Arwisters Crochet Jam: Making Space for Change by Leora Lutz A few years ago, Ramekon O’Arwisters walked away from a civic museum art administration job to devote himself fulltime to engaging with the public in meaningful ways through public art making. He asked himself during this time of reassessment, “How can I […]

With the Wind 2011–13 52″H x 86″W x 9″D Crochet Jam invites participants to communally crochet Spirit Tapestries from shredded rags, harkening back to traditional craft practices of reusing and transforming textiles. In these free, public events, artist RAMEKON O’ARWISTERS offers a public space for nourishing a sense of belonging and connection between strangers, as well […]