"Celebrity Pumpkins (Part 2)":
The horror, the horror!
I love that they took the sign off the top, it was originally designed not to have a sign.
Great article, and right on about what makes Dave's work at H&B stand out -- design sense + willingness and ability to work with the full range of available technologies. Thanks for shining some well-deserved light on his work specifically, and this kind of work in general.
Big thanks to Brian Howe and The Indy for the article.
I did want to let folks know the Upfront Gallery is open EVERY Thursday and Friday from 11am–2pm if people are interested in checking out our work or the guest artist exhibits — and we will be open the next two Saturdays, Oct 11 and 18, from 9am-Noon.
Also, I will be giving an show and share talk at the downtown Durham County Library on Thursday, Dec 4 at 7:00pm and will have many books available for handling.
Dave Wofford | Horse & Buggy Press
I enjoyed reading this article for the information about the printing process and our local artisian who is up to his inky finger nails in doing it his way, but i also was pleased and often amused by the writer of the article, or maybe it was really a story. I dunno.
Please put something back on the top of the building. It looks incomplete without something on top........maybe a rooftop bar surrounding a sphere?
So, did I miss the public meeting to be called by Caktus group? No? Did they ever intend to have one? A question for the intrepid reporters at the Indy...
The information on the reception is in the info box directly below Watanabe's photo.
There is a public reception for Hiroshi Watanabe's exhibition opening at Daylight on Friday, Sept. 26, 6-9pm. Daylight is located at 121 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC 27278 (downtown, next to the public library).
Despite decades of theater-going, including four separate full productions of Love's Labour's Lost (for some reason), this is my first time seeing Hamlet on stage. I knew I could count on LGP to knock it out of the park, which they did. Congratulation to all!
Nice Byron. Scuttles is a word I have missed and is invariably misused. Congratulations to all for rolling on and up.
Thanks Stacie and Sam. There is way too much going on in the Triangle to cover everything here (which is why living here is great), so the more events the merrier in the comments section.
the Bull's Head bookshop in Chapel Hill also has readings: i've posted a link to some of them here i hope that's okay.
... and Scott Westerfeld (Sep 24) and Jason Mott (Oct 1) ...
Fantastic coverage of the great bookstores we have here. And totally awesome that Gibson is coming back to Durham for his new book!
Between now and the fall, some more excellent goings-on for bookish folks: Lev Grossman (Thursday Aug 28), John Scalzi (Aug 28 and Aug 29), Stuart Rojstaczer (Sep 11), Kim Harrison (Sep 12), John Darnielle (Sep 18 and 22), ...
That's corrected now, above. Thanks, Devra.
Minor correction, please: The Common Ground Theatre fundraiser will be held Saturday, September 13th. Not the 3rd as listed in the article. Thanks.
It was as bright and shining night...couldn't feel any better about being there!!
So glad I saw this show at the Eno. Some of the work made my jaw drop because it was so powerful; all of it was inspirational to this artist. Far too long ago I was one of Mr. Saltzman's students. Looking back on those student years, I believe he was one of two two-dimensional art profs who deserved to be there (granted, there were a couple profs I never had), and in fact were the reason we all enrolled there. His teaching was solid and he worked closely with those who wanted extra help. Yet the clearest picture of him I have in my mind from those days is him brandishing a double-sided razor bade and free-handedly cutting a mat in one swift stroke. The angels are still singing the beauty of that.
The story itself is incomplete. Our story, The Story, is being lived now. The Painted Bird is not an end unto itself. It is a symbol of hope renewed, magic revived, and balance recognized as a thing worth working toward. We point out that bridges need to be built, not that we have built them. No, unfortunately the Painted Bird will not save us from ourselves, we'll have to be the ones who do that.
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