2021. My year of EXPLORATION. I love this theme, especially as it applies to art because exploration is a process combining old and new. Explorers visit new places, yet often uncover old artifacts. Exploration brings past and future together into a meaningful present.
I love learning new things. I love delving into history, too. And I love searching, browsing, dusting off old things, following up leads, and seeing how far one idea can take me. I never know quite where I’m going to end up, and that’s what makes exploration such fun.
Because of the pandemic restrictions — and our common-sense practices — I’m not getting out and traveling, although I hope to do that later in the year. So my explorations are online as I dig into old books and magazines, track down famous names from the past, and visit online exhibitions of art.
The focus of my art study…
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