The Collector

The Collector # 12

April 21, 2020 // 0 Comments

Steven Harvey / Sangram Majumdar and Kyle Staver Conversations with Friends A few months ago I moved into a new home. I’ve had a lot of fun hanging pictures in the rooms of [...]

The Collector # 11

April 12, 2020 // 0 Comments

Sharon Butler / Carl Ostendarp and Gail Fitzgerald Trade deal When I was up in Ithaca in the fall, I traded work with two artists who live up there—Carl Ostendarp and Gail [...]

The Collector # 10

April 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

Su Friedrich / Fred Tomaselli This is about something I didn’t collect, hence the title.* But another thing that got away is my memory, since this account is based on an [...]

The Collector #9

March 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

Barbara Epler / Elaine Arsenault   I have a small painting— The painting itself (though I carefully double-matted and framed it to be quite a bit larger) is the size [...]

The Collector #8

March 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

Cecilia Whittaker-Doe / Rebecca Aidlin Rebecca Aidlin’s small painting hangs on my wall holding its place among various drawings and paintings that conjure visual thoughts [...]

The Collector #7

March 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

Deven Golden / Judith Linhares As someone who has collected art for a bit over 40 years, and who is, to boot, married to a painter, it should not be surprising that I have a [...]

The Collector #6

March 8, 2020 // 0 Comments

Elisabeth Condon / Peter Williams   2015 seems so late when the Trayvon Martin trial date was 2013, his murder 2012. As Black Lives Matter raged on and people wrung [...]

The Collector #5

March 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

Charles Hagen / Andy Grundberg     Why do we look at photographs, or any images? Why do we like to have them around?  Pictures resonate with possible meaning, [...]

The Collector #4

February 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

Diane and Bruce Gregory / Taylor Spence The composition of this fresco fascinates me because my eye is drawn to The Church – Our Church – a solid building conveying a [...]

The Collector #3

February 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

Dave King / Ellen Berkenblit   I went to college with Ellen Berkenblit. We weren’t in any classes together, but we had mutual friends, and I viewed her as the girl who [...]