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Einar de La Torre

Found Objects Art

PRESENTED ON MAR 24, 2015
@ UNITED STATES ARTISTS 2014 ARTISTS ASSEMBLY

Artists Einar and Jamex de La Torre guide us through their baroque world of mixed media assemblage, installation and blown glass sculpture. Active since the mid 90`s they exhibited in Belgium, France, UK, Mexico and USA and are interested in creating dioramas and public installation small and big-scale works using layering of meaning and material.

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Stained Glass

BY EMILY CARLSON
@ VOL 32 ON DEC 02, 2014

Emily Carlson is passionate about making, stained glass and chocolate.  Here she talks about the creation of the centerpiece window for a Chicago temple.

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Objects are Greater than They Appea

BY JUSTIN ENGER
@ VOL 16 ON DEC 04, 2015

Justin Enger is a avid consumer of material culture, who lives in Harrisburg SD with his long suffering husband, Travis, and their three dogs Eva, Otie and Cadet.

 

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Doug Ing Likes To Make Things

BY DOUG ING
@ VOL 25 ON DEC 11, 2015

Doug Ing likes to make things, whether it is a Vine video, a short documentary, a cartoon or an artwork, he enjoys the act of creating. Often times, a random thought occurs during his daytime activities and that will find itself in an artwork. He finds inspiration from random phrases, Facebook, conversations and dreaming.

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I (Don't) Believe in God

BY BRENT SPODEK
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 15, 2016

Rabbi Brent Chaim Spodek uses art and artists to talk about comprehending the ineffible. 

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Objects, Metaphors, Relationships

BY LAURA BOYCE
@ VOL 5 ON MAY 19, 2016

Laura Boyce is a sculptor, educator, part time baker and proud owner of a budding shoe collection. She will be talking about her most recent body of work.

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Objects of Drama

BY LAURA JIM√ČNEZ GALVIS
@ VOL 14 ON SEP 15, 2016

Artist Laura Jiménez Galvis uses photography as a means to make her images, evoking Rembrandt's chiaroscuro whilst conjuring an array of sophisticated, silent sceneries of untold drama.

 

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Creativity Found

BY PAM WILEY
@ VOL 12 ON SEP 26, 2017

Is creativity only for the Shakespeares? The Michaelangelos? The Mozarts? A miniscule slice of humanity? No! It’s for each of us, in each of us. Pam Wiley explores creativity in the ordinary.

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Becoming Cynthia -- Shaking Herself Loose from Another Life

BY CINDY WAGNER
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 17, 2017

Cindy Wagner allows us a glimpse into her art, her life, and how the two have made her the person she is.  

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Posture/Gesture: Paintings of Laurie Lisonbee

BY LAURIE LISONBEE
@ VOL 16 ON SEP 25, 2018

Laurie Lisonbee shows artworks of the human figure in yoga postures as metaphors for states of being. Depictions of bodily contortions and mudras of the hand are crafted into relic-like objects.  From art historical sources, junk piles, and yoga practice, Lisonbee derives a painting process akin to devotional meditation.