Artist Creates Opera on the lake

André Chénier, the most famous work by the Italian composer Umberto Giordano, is brought to life for the ‘Opera on the Lake’ floating stage  of the 2011 Bregenz Opera Festival in Bregenz, Austria by stage designer David Fielding under the artistic direction of David Pountney. The brilliantly vivid historical drama and human tragedy of shattering intensity … Continue reading

Val Exhibiting in MIAD Alumni & Student Show for Gallery Night Oct 20-22

Autumn Girl

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design will be showing the works of 130 Artisans during Gallery Day and Night Oct 20-22

Home Grown Chickens, see how they roost

I was in Virginia at a place called Claymont where they grow most of the food on site for all their visitors. Part of the farm  had all these beautiful chickens on it. I have some images of their home/roost and the beautiful chickens themselves. Another part of the Farm had a great set up … Continue reading

One Week left for Out of the Suitcase VI

There is one week left to see Out of the Suitcase VI at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design Out of the Suitcase IV is a groups of Artisans who have all received grants from the Mary Nohl Foundation Suitcase Fund. The works of all 20 winning artisans will be on display at the … Continue reading