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artTALK: On the Nature of Collecting

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There has been a return to simplicity as our modern life spirals towards being consumed with consuming. But that is to turn your back on our very nature. People collect things. Why? Read More…

artTALK: Studio Visit with Lyell Castonguay

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I have to admit that I was immediately seduced by the charming and quirky bird imagery that Lyell Castonguay puts out. Candy clear colors combine with a variety of textures, Read More…

artTALK: Studio Visit with Wendy Prellwitz

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I visited Wendy Prellwitz in her Somerville studio recently. It is always so much fun to look over a whole body of work and discuss the changes in technique with Read More…

artTALK: Technology and Art

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Artists have always used the latest trends and technology to aid them in attaining their vision. The invention of pre-mixed and packaged paints in 1841 allowed artists to paint “en Read More…

artTALK: Bruce McColl- Studio Visit

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There is no avoiding it. The second you enter Bruce McColl‘s studio is the moment you step from your monochromatic life in Kansas into the colorful Land of Oz. If you are Read More…

artTALK: Amy Goodwin- Studio Visit

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Sarah always says, “It is not a road trip until there is coffee!” I think it’s not a road trip unless there are snacks. Either way, we both agree that Read More…

artTALK: Top 5 Things I’ve Learned in My First Year at McGowan

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by Julie Hamel I may have been one of the luckiest people in New Hampshire to get hired at McGowan Fine Art last year – or at least I know Read More…

artTALK: LL&D, Something for Everyone… Is it Time to Collect?

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‘Love, Lust & Desire IX‘ is up until Valentine’s Day (Tuesday Feb 14th for those last minute shoppers out there!) What better low calorie, original treat for yourself or a Read More…