Back to the Wild West: Big Things Are Afoot

It seems that this blog, which started as a log of my everyday thought process, has increasingly replaced regular process and “what’s new” content, with sporadic major announcements. Today, I want to share with you all a big one…

 

After 5 years living and working in Portland Maine and at the Maine College of Art, a brief spell teaching in New Bedford Mass, a semester in residence at UW Madison, and a whole lot of fun times back in the Northeast, it’s time to move along and begin a new journey. Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under art/artists, shameless promotion, teaching, whats new/whats happening

Teachening update

This past week, I taught a week-long workshop for MECA’s continuing studies program. The class was made up of six students, from high school age and up. The only thing this group had in common was their lack of experience with furniture making techniques and woodworking on a finer level. The class, which Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under art/artists, documenting, teaching

BOOOOOOOKS

I want to fill you all in on a little project that I’ve been working on for some time now as a small side project, but is becoming more of a focus of mine right now and moving forward. In 2012, I became co-director, along with friend and Colleague, Daniel Fuller (now curator at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center), of the Portland Maine branch of Publication Studio. Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Back From the Frozen Midwest, Into the Frozen Northeast

my parent's house in Warren Maine, from my recently acquired drone.

my parent’s house in Warren Maine, from my recently acquired drone.

Hello all, and welcome back to SnarkAttack. I haven’t posted much of late because things have been a whirlwind since about midway through my four month stint in Madison Wisconsin as Windgate Artist in Residence in the Furniture Program there. A lot has happened.

P1060874 Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under art/artists, documenting, residencies, thesis and shows, Uncategorized, whats new/whats happening

At Long Last, a ‘Flat Rate Exchange’ Exhibition!

P1060641 Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under documenting, residencies, shameless promotion

Madison Windgate Fellowship Residency: Week 3

IMG_1789.JPG
Madison is on an Isthmus, and that’s where we are. Between two lakes. Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under art/artists, documenting, residencies, shameless promotion, studio, whats new/whats happening

Madison Windgate Fellowship Residency: Week 2

With the first week of settling in and getting situated behind me, I’ve started spending more time in the studio. Classes have started and there are students around working and making things, and this is always a helpful motivator. I’m trying to make sure I don’t jump too quickly into a project, but have started by doing some fun drawings in the studio on this great big drawing board that is mounted to the wall in there. you can see it on the right in this picture…

IMG_1753.JPG
Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized