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Musings for August, 2015

“Carole, if the market is made up of art ‘pollution’, then why worry if it becomes worthless? It is not the art that matters, anyway. I have a question though: could you please give examples of contemporary art that you … Continue reading

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Abstraction

We have removed the name of the artist, on the first painting below. I hesitate to criticize any artist, as I do not want any sincere artist to feel rejection, or negative criticism of his or her work. Every artist … Continue reading

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An Icon for your city? An Icon for San Diego?

There are some very fine, distinguished gentlemen, trying to do a good thing for San Diego. When I attended their recent talk, they emphasized that San Diego needed an “Iconic” symbol, that would represent our city, in the way the … Continue reading

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Is Art all over?

Every day I receive a “pile” of e mails from various art news letters, magazines, galleries, artists, and art consultants. I see the same kinds of art everywhere. I see the same art that I’ve been looking at for decades. … Continue reading

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April 21, 2011-MARTHA LONGENECKER

Yesterday I had the pleasure of sharing an afternoon with one of the most gracious, Super Achiever, Artists, of our time: Martha Longenecker. Martha started out as a painter, and back in the ’50s became enamored with Pottery and Ceramics. … Continue reading

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April 8, 2011 LEONARD VEITZER

I had dinner tonight with an accomplished Architect in our city.  He is FAIA, and well respected in this community of one million people.  I was surprised to hear him say that at this end of his life, (he is … Continue reading

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