What’s a Contemporary Artist to Do?

By Kristie L. Smith Nikitin, freelance writer and art enthusiast Art, it’s everywhere, and yet how often do we really pay attention to it? The industry behind the thought-provoking pretties is a $66 billion (yes, that’s billion with a “b”) behemoth that is traditionally a very exclusive, relationship- driven, face-to-face business. Pieces range in price […]

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Echoes Of Breath

Echoes Of Breath By Kris Gebhardt Mixed media 57″ by 43″ In severe cases of cardiovascular disease and other illnesses, when the heart is weak and the lungs fill with fluid, breathing becomes desperate and shallow. This is a raspy hiss instead of a seamless, white noise. Artist Kris Gebhardt is familiar with this tightrope […]

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Necker Island Painting By Angela Gebhardt Inspired By Trip’s To British Billionaire Sir Richard Branson’s Private Island Paradise

Just sit in front of this mixed media jewel, by artist Angela Gebhardt, for a moment and there is no doubt that her inspiration was tropical. One can almost hear the waves crashing against the shore, the birds calling to each other across treetops and the warm ocean breeze rustling through the palms. Just add […]

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