Entries tagged with “Art”

Featured Artist: Duy Huynh

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum spoke with Charlotte-based artist Duy Huynh about memory, graphic novels, and being an immigrant and artist.

Featured Artist: Erin Robinson

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum spoke with Brooklyn-based artist Erin Robinson about the corporate world, digital art, and her evolution as an illustrator.

Featured Artist: Estée Preda

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum talked with this issue’s featured artist, Estée Preda, about winters in Québec, her past life filming snowboarding movies, and much more.

Featured Artist: Flora Bowley

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum and Portland-based artist Flora Bowley spoke about teaching, the link between creativity and intuition, and how limitations can create freedom.

Featured Artist: Kim Ferreira

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum spoke with New Hampshire-based artist Kim Ferreira about foxes and racoons, happy paintings, phonographs, and more.

Featured Artist: Lisa Muller

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum spoke with Philadelphia-based Lisa Muller about plateaus, process, and avoiding preciousness.

Featured Artist: Mary Alayne Thomas

S&H editor Ben Nussbaum talked with Portland-based artist Mary Alayne Thomas about Santa Fe, moodiness, querencia, and more.

Film Review: Because I Was a Painter

Because I Was a PainterDirected by Christophe CognetUNIFRANCE FILMSChristophe Cognet’s quiet, almost experimental documentary asks that eternal question, “Can an artistic depiction…

Film Review: Gauguin

Voyage to Tahiti

Forty Years of Healing Music

... And the Grammy that almost was

From Loneliness to Aloneness

An art practice for embracing solitude.

How Doodling Lights Up the Brain

A few years back, I came across an old box that held notebooks from my college courses. As I leafed through the pages, I smiled at my prolific use of the margins as a space for doo…

If You Want To... Bring Out Your Creativity

5 Great Places to Play With Your Inner Artist

Knitting as an Act of Love

The shared act of knitting with a beloved grandmother opens up space, time, and stories.

Mandala Art: Drawing Your Way to Wholeness

“The mandala is an archetypal image whose occurrence is attested throughout the ages. It signifies the wholeness of the Self.” —Carl G. Jung, Memories, Dreams and ReflectionsHave y…

More Than Food: Mushroom Art

In the last part of her five-part series on mushrooms, Leslie Krongold looks at mushroom ... art, including dyes made from mushrooms.

More Than Making

“Creativity is an essential part of being human.” Artist Flora Bowley offers everyday ways to move past “creative wounds” and flex your creative muscles.

My Practice: Picturing the Moment

Learn how this artist starts her day with camera in hand.

Peace Revolution Summit 2016 - Postcards

Paul Sutherland, author and S&H columnist of The Heart of Money recently spoke at a peace conference in Nairobi and handed out six postcards like this.

Poem: Falcon

“How close to human / must the breathed-in air come / before it develops a sense of shame or humor?”