Posts Tagged ‘Susan Spencer’

      Still getting ready for this show….West Coast Art Assemblage Show here at The Beat Gallery. At the left, is ‘Trustee From The Toolroom,’ from another of our artists, Victoria Roberts, from Sierra Madre. Victoria is highly influenced by the works of Joseph Cornell, and her works show it. The balance and thought put into […]


      March winds are blowing through town today and I figured out one needs to really spred the legs out on the sandwich board if it’s not to blow down and take a small pedestrian with it. The gallery is snug and warm and the back studio is calling with a new assemblage started. The […]


      Here’s one of the favorite small paintings in our gallery. People are quite drawn to it. A surreal oil by Paulo Ferrier. It measures a little 16″ by 8″, and packs a big punch. ‘Tornado Alley’ is offered at $475. This seems a fitting painting today with the forceful spring weather this week. I’ll take my tornados on […]


      Here’s an interesting painting that came in to the gallery last week. It’s unique in that is painted with gouache. I hardly ever see finished work in that medium these days. It’s painted by an A V Stewart. Haven’t found out anything about the artist, yet. It’s well painted and the pools of light […]


   Left: ‘Roy Roger’s Hands ‘   Roger Franklin Photography So, we’ve finally pinned him down. Photographer Roger Franklin will be showing his latest works at The Beat in March! Rog’s veratile style continues to bring artistic depth and fluidity to his medium, and he’s just plain fun to have around. There will be an artist’s reception on Friday, […]


     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.” […]