Artists Exhibitions

OpenWall: Cornelia Arts Building

Above image: “Desert Sunset,” 2010, Acrylic on canvas, 20”x20” by JUDY SCHUMACHER Join me for the Opening Reception, this Friday, August 17, from 6:00pm until 8:00pm of an exciting showcase featuring of 47th Ward artists: this exhibition, curated by Committee Member Kelly Stinson, features the work of CAB Studio Artists: Alexandra Quijano Darrell Roberts Judy Schumacher Nancy Charak Jason […]

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The Fine Art of Sales (or, leading a horse to water)

“I don’t care if I sell my work. I just give it away…” Overhearing this statement is like listening to the apartment below me being remodeled, on a Saturday morning, to accompany my slight second-hand cigarette smoke induced headache. I am, at this moment, enjoying the whir of the circular saw. The day is heating […]


Spring Open House at the Cornelia Arts Building

Spring — we set the clocks forward, take the plastic off the windows and blink our eyes at the warm sun as we emerge from our cold-weather cocoons. If you do absolutely nothing else to celebrate the change of seasons (and enjoy this heatwave), you must come to the Cornelia Arts Building, Friday, March 23 from […]

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Burger King (revisited)

A new painting, at last! I had painted this scene about 7 years ago, but cropped and with different figures. It is interesting to revisit the old problems and see how I worked things out before – what changes in importance. It’s still hard to paint circles, by jove. You can see the older Burger […]