What Art Is

Last week I had the opportunity to interview Charlie Lucas, an artist from Selma, Alabama, who is exhibiting at MINT Gallery here in Atlanta. (The interview airs on WABE Monday, March 2, at about 10:44 a.m., because of course you want to hear it.) The contrast between talking to him and with other artists over the…

Telling Stories

I’m working with a group of photography students on a ‘day in the life’ project for PBA. So this week I’ll use to get my thoughts in order and write down some of the things I’ve learned over almost two decades of Internet storytelling. Photography is almost 35. (Maybe I should be better at all…

Picturing

I managed to break a bone in my foot last week, and now am looking forward to a few weeks of limited mobility. Thus, a lot of time on the couch, and plenty to wrap up my 2014 family photo album. I grew up on family photo albums and Life magazine, and have been making pictures…

Steph in stars

Almost There

I’m pretty pleased with the latest space-time portrait attempt. Maybe I have run out of mistakes to make, or at least passed through the major ones and learned a little something. This video is intended to loop forever. For best results make full screen, HD, and add the infinity soundtrack of your choice. New Stars from…

Perks and Parts

Although Art Relish is on hiatus, one of the lasting perks is being invited to art previews. A little while ago, with ACP, I interviewed Atlanta Ballet photographer Charlie McCullers. Now the Ballet occasionally invites me to events. Last night we saw excerpts from “Love Stories,” coming up May 10-12 at Cobb Energy Centre.