15 Bad Ass Art World Heroines Over 70 Years Old.
This is the topic I’m interested in. Who hangs in there? I’m not going to tell you it’s easy to be here when you are 20 and 30, but it’s infinitely less road obstructed. By the time you get to this point of middle age, post-middle age, god forbid OLD AGE you’ve made decisions. You’ve made some sacrifices. You are probably by standard terms considered bat shit crazy. And still you make your stuff.
So yes, especially around this town, the fresh new graduates and young kids get the majority of recognition and so on. I’m here to be interested in the rest of us.
By the way, that has got to be the most sedate image of Yoko Ono ever.
I like this animated illustration by Hallie Bateman.
Some wry stuff she makes.
Tracy, (you know her from Twilight Gallery) and I kicked out the jams in Georgetown.
Translation: Tracy got me out of the house and after a few spicy margaritas we attended the closing of Sharon Arnold’s LxWxH Gallery. The work by Jared Bender was compelling and it was great to see Sharon who I haven’t chatted with for a long, long time, which is a time when she did some amazing things. Now she gets to rest a bit.
We’re pulling ourselves back up here in 2015.
New Studio. New Year.
Zinnia Series: (1st one: charcoal, 2nd one: pen and ink)