Archive for January, 2012

     I enjoy showing off the interesting artworks that come into The Beat. I also enjoy trying to hunt down information on lesser-known artists. This piece gives me the chance to do both. It really fits the feel of our gallery, seeming rather retro-but actually was painted in 2009. The current owner is downsizing his […]


      Has anyone else noticed this, or am I just subscribing to the wrong magazines? Over the weekend I was having fun on a little project (check out our personal blog http://artassemblage.wordpress.com ) and I needed some magazine images for collaging. I was searching for images I thought would have meaning of “joy” and “happiness.” […]


     New work by Susan this week, at left, “A Slightly Sinister Alphabet” employing paper dolls from Edward Gorey drawings. Funny how this piece sat around half-done for weeks until the Gorey drawings popped up, and how fun it was to finish!  We’ll show it off this friday at the gallery for Art Walk in […]