artists · Deacon · Uncategorized

Richard Deacon, or The Awesome Wooden Slinky

I was so thrilled to jump-start my Winter Session of Museum Masters with an artist I admire greatly. Richard Deacon, a Welsh-born artist, writer and sculptor, has created, in my opinion, some of the most beautiful and compelling pieces of sculptural art in the world. Deacon’s sculptures are abstract and often constructed of everyday materials… Continue reading Richard Deacon, or The Awesome Wooden Slinky

artists · michelangelo

“nobody’s perfect…and i like that”

oh, how i love self-portraits. i love how each child always seems to find that one little detail about themselves that truly brings their portrait to life. for some it’s just the right shade of eye color, for others it’s the perfect hair accessory. but for yesterday’s “museum masters” students, the details went beyond the… Continue reading “nobody’s perfect…and i like that”