All posts tagged: artists

Grammy Winners 2020

1.27.2020 Good Morning everyone! Last week of January is here and it begins with the Grammys, which aired last night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Alicia Keys hosted the event and just like any awards show, the fashion was one of the interesting parts of the Grammys. Here is the list of winners, thanks to Dave Lewis for the Los Angeles Times. Credit source: LA Times ALBUM OF THE YEAR: “I, I” — Bon Iver “Norman F— Rockwell!” — Lana Del Rey WINNER: “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” “— Billie Eilish “Thank U, Next” — Ariana Grande “I Used to Know Her” — H.E.R. “7″ — Lil Nas X “Cuz I Love You” (Deluxe) — Lizzo “Father of the Bride” — Vampire Weekend   RECORD OF THE YEAR: “Hey, Ma” — Bon Iver WINNER: “Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish “7 Rings” — Ariana Grande “Hard Place” — H.E.R. “Talk” — Khalid “Old Town Road” — Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus “Truth Hurts” — Lizzo “Sunflower” — Post …

Creative Close-Up: For the Artists…

4.30.19 Hello everyone! I found an article from Art Business News that I wanted to share with you today. It’s by Katey Carey titled, How Artists Can Strong Impressions and Forge Relationships with Galleries. I hope you like and learn a few things from this article for those of you who are approaching and researching galleries to showcase your works. How Artists Can Make Strong Impressions and Forge Relationships with Galleries by KATIE CAREY You probably already know the basics of approaching a gallery. You have a solid portfolio of current work. You researched and targeted galleries that show relevant work. You polished your CV and artist statement. Everything has been prepared with care and you are ready to send it off and finally land representation from your target gallery. But, how can you ensure that you are making a strong impression? And what’s more, make sure you foster these important relationships? Here are just a few tips from gallerists, curators and artists on how to put your best foot forward and increase your opportunities in …

Spotlight Artists for October 2015 are……..

October 13, 2015 Hello all! It seems likes it’s been a while. Instead of focusing on one artist, I’ve decided to get four, yep, four artists who specialize in the horror, the grotesque, the disturbing, and the downright creepy…..   Chris Kuchta Featured image also by Chris Kuchta       Michael Whelan       Wayne Barlowe       Joshua Hoffine   I hope these works of art don’t keep you up tonight…..enjoy your Tuesday! Be blessed always!       featured and other images courtesy of,,,,,,,, and

Do You Want To Be the Spotlight Artist? You Can!

March 15, 2015 Here is your chance to become Shadowbox Spotlight Artist. From June till December 2015, Shadowbox is choosing six people to display their artwork. I will be posting this from now until May 25, 2015.  So for those artists, be ready! There is no fee, this is just a foot into the door of letting people know about you, what your all about, and of course you work.  Let the choosing begin. featured image unknown


November 10, 2014 Hello and good morning! Monday has come back around….(blah), but let’s focus not one but several spotlight artists as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Harvey Pratt Elsie Allen Anthony Durand Richard Aitson Judith Lowry Sharron Ahtone Harjo   Edmonia Lewis Richard Ray Whitman Bob Haozous Linda Lomahaftewa Amanda Crowe Marcus Amerman I hope you like these talented works of art by these artists. It’s a great way to celebrate the heritage of being Native American, from Apache, Choctaw, Hopi to Cherokee. All nations! Enjoy your Monday and be blessed. featured image courtesy of Winter Awakening of the O-Khoo-Wak by Helen Hardin. Image credit: Helen Hardin (U.S., Santa Clara, 1943-1984) Winter Awakening of the O-Khoo-Wah, 1972 Acrylic on board, 14 3/4 x 29 1/2 in. Read more:The Gilmer Mirror – University of Oklahoma Announces Fall Celebration of James T Bialac Native American Art Collection photos courtesy of (*),,, (**),,,, and * two photos from wikipedia ** four photos from native arts collective