“I applied streaks and blobs of colors onto the canvas with a palette knife, and I made them sing with all the intensity I could…“Color provokes a psychic vibration. Color hides a power still unknown but real, which acts on every part of the human body.”~ Wassily Kandinsky “If I create from the heart, nearly […]Read more "THOUGHTS OF ART"
July 20 – August 25, 2017 2015 NEA National Heritage Award Fellowship Artists Please join us for our “First Thursday” opening reception, August 3, 2017, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Upcoming: Seattle Art Fair August 3 – 6 at the CenturyLink Field Event Center. Free passes here: http://seattleartfair.com/tickets/gkucera17-vip The National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellowships […]Read more "Mary Lee Bendolph, Loretta Pettway, and Lucy Mingo"
A recent Seattle Weekly article “Artist on the Brink” defines a major problem facing artist in Seattle and our region. Artists affording the spiral costs of living expenses and the increasing eliminating of affordable housing and work spaces from gentrification, and renovation are forcing displacement and the exit of artistic talent from Seattle causing a […]Read more "ARTIST GHOST TOWN"
In golf the game is developing a strategy of hitting a ball at a target in the most efficient way, and in the fewest attempts of conquering that target. First the fairway strategy and then the green strategy. From the expert’s opinion and the viewers prospective the most exciting shot to watch is when a […]Read more "PULLING THE STRING"
In America particularly on our Independence Day when the words, RED WHITE and BLUE are spoken we all have the flash of our Flag in our mind and its symbolic meaning. Art’s color messages to our consciousness and sensitivities are life’s greatest pleasures. Colors therefore can translate into very different meanings. For example, if you […]Read more "RED WHITE BLUE"
The development of full artificial intelligence (A.I.) could spell the end of the human race. -STEPHAN HAWKING There is a constant barrage of the use and importance of the use of A.I. to better human existence. This revolution motive by mostly financial rewards are directed to medical uses to self-driving cars. The fear is that […]Read more "A.I. verses ART"
Art verse earth, or earth is Art, or earth verse Art or Art is earth…. What is true is, ART is contained in EARTH. The interpretation of all of earths gifts is the pursuit of Art, which is infinite. The discovery of symmetries, spirals, waves, patterns, colors, foams, cracks, and stripes shape the butterfly effect […]Read more "e-ART-H"