Author: Rogue Buddhism

EXHIBITION: SWEET ENDINGS/LOVELY BEGINNINGS

Original art by Whittney A Streeter

Reading Time: 3 minutesLast weekend marked the finale of Deep Cuts, an exhibit that bore witness to the artwork of Jonny Kelson and Matt Franzen. Born just over a year ago in a spirit of collaboration between the two artists, Deep Cuts came…

FILM: FAIRLY SPOOKY

Minnesota State Fairgrounds

Reading Time: 2 minutesI had a fairly strange experience at the state fair yesterday afternoon. I dropped off a number of paintings to sell at the Cream of the Crop Artist Gallery in the West End Market. This was at exactly 3pm. Keep…

FAIR ENOUGH

Oil painting by Nicholas Harper titled Sophie depicting a woman with big hair holding an owl that has been blindfolded

Reading Time: 6 minutesI was about 20 years old the first time I entered a painting into the Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Competition. It didn’t get accepted. Fair enough (pun), the painting sucked. In fact, the oil paint might have still been…

EXHIBIT: PROLOGUE NO.1

poster for prologue solo exhibit featuring Nicholas Harper

Reading Time: 1 minutePROLOGUE No. 1 Featuring Nicholas Harper Runs thru Sept 2nd, 2017 A prologue is a separate introductory section of a literary or musical work. In the context of my paintings, this exhibit represents the start of something, although of what…

EXHIBIT: BOB SHOW

poster for bob Show pop art exhibit at Rogue Buddha Gallery, picture of doll heads with exhibit details

Reading Time: 1 minutebob SHOW is now in it’s third week at the Rogue Buddha Gallery!  bob SHOW features 7 artists that each exhibit a unique take on contemporary Pop Art. This exhibit is curated by Boxy Mouse and is really something special!…

ART FEATURE: PRELUDE #3

graphite drawing of a woman with a halo by Nicholas Harper entitled prelude

Reading Time: 1 minuteTitle: Prelude no. 3 Process/medium: Watercolor stained archival paper, doodled upon with graphite, tickled by the flame of a vintage red candle and submerged in near boiling temperature wax.

EVENT: ARTIST TALK FRIDAY NIGHT

Inside the Rogue Buddha Gallery

Reading Time: 1 minutePlease join us on Friday the 9th at 7pm for a special artist talk featuring Alex Kuno, Rudy Fig, Michael Thomsen and Nicholas Harper. If you missed the opening or Art A Ahirl, this is the perfect chance to see…

ART FEATURE: PRELUDE #2

Prelude # 2 by Nicholas Harper

Reading Time: 1 minuteTitle: Prelude no. 2 Process/medium: Watercolor stained archival paper, doodled upon with graphite, tickled by the flame of a vintage red candle and submerged in near boiling temperature wax.

VIDEO: IMPROMPTU PIANO CONCERT

Inside the Rogue Buddha Gallery

Reading Time: 1 minuteLate night Saturday evenings at the Rogue Buddha can be quite magical as last night proved to be. I was minding my own business when a group of awesome people from Green Bay Wisconsin stopped by for a visit. They…