Stan VanDerBeek: Complexity in Forms

Stan VanDerBeek, (Jan. 6, 1927 – Sept. 19, 1984) lived a successful and inspiring career as an artist in many ways. He graduated from Cooper Union College and then Black Mountain College as an architect, but being deeply influenced by Max Ernst, the Dada and surrealist movements, and the beat generation, he began as an … Continue reading

A Skype Interview with Martha Colburn

Martha Colburn started her artistic career in Baltimore while she was a student at the Maryland Institute College of Art. She finally stayed in the city for then 10 years which she depicts – 13 years after being left – as a place of “paranoid and fear with very talented people.”1 Actually, her decision to … Continue reading