“So Be It, See To It.”

Yesterday’s post on Radio Imagination at the Armory Center for the Arts focused on one artist’s creative interpretation of Octavia Butler’s famous novels, Kindred.  The show also featured digital snapshots of Butler’s papers currently cataloged at the Huntington Library in Pasadena.  Manuscripts, character sketches, childhood stories, and journal entries all provide us with an expositive look into Butler’s creative process including … Continue reading “So Be It, See To It.”

Behind the Painting-A Brief Look at “The Arrangement”

Art will find you when you least expect it.  While shopping in Pasadena today I found a small artist’s studio that invites visitors not to view art, but to become a part of it.  Carly Steward’s “The Arrangement” creates “an ongoing collaborative installation between viewer and artist that explores elements of exhibition design such as lighting, wall … Continue reading Behind the Painting-A Brief Look at “The Arrangement”