Getting in the spirit of the season.
The man who fell to Earth
I should make those pins and put them up all over the office.
Wendell is hands down the greatest homeless fashion designer who ever lived. He makes almost all his clothes from things he finds. I hadn’t seen him in awhile, so I was quite thrilled to walk up on him Tuesday, doing this to a Gandhi statue.
So many things to love about this.
“I feel so unnecessary”, Little Richard Penniman (Happy Birthday)
But it is also true that the public school system of the United States, the richest country in the world, still struggles to educate our citizens about science and to make that education relevant and present in their daily lives. How well we understand science affects almost every aspect of our personal and civic lives: our health, our reproductive choices, our understanding of the news, how and whether we vote, and our interaction with the environment.
The Science of Citizenship by Belle Boggs.
Megan Mosholder was at the Vermont Studio Center last month as a resident. Nice write up on Hi Fructose of her work. Also, she’s smart, and funny, and sweet, and pretty. Total package.
Arnold Kemp is now visiting the Vermont Studio Center, and gave his slide presentation and lecture last night. This is a great conversation with the artist.
Tonight, artist Lorna Ritz presents her work to the staff and residents of the Vermont Studio Center.
Two new paintings. Mixed media on canvas.