My Body: Contributor Series
Artist Profile / Contributor: Series / Contributors Work / Musings

My Body: Contributor Series

Get to know our authors through the new Contributor Series. A group of short posts from Proximity Arts members. Allow us to share our work and our thoughts on making work with you. For the first instillation Ilene has written a paragraph that speaks to the relationships between still life, landscape and the figure. This poetic … Continue reading

THE EDUCATION of an ARTIST
Arts Education / Inspiration / Philadelphia / Process

THE EDUCATION of an ARTIST

A good creative arts education is essential for learning and the process of making art is an emotionally, intellectually, psychologically, and physically complicated one.  All levels of art education emphasize the value of individual creative exploration, critical thinking and use of imagination.  Aesthetic development begins as soon a the child makes a mark; beauty and … Continue reading