Category: NICHOLAS HARPER UPDATES

EXHIBITION: DEVIL’S IN THE DETAILS

DEVIL'S IN THE DETAILS

Reading Time: 1 minuteI’ve been dormant for the past couple of weeks while I was painting and prepping the gallery for the newest exhibit which opens tomorrow evening, May 12th. I hope you can make it! For all the deets, visit www.roguebuddha.com or…

DRAWING 101

DRAWING 101

Reading Time: 7 minutesIn the heart of the Seven Corners neighborhood on the West Bank of the U of M campus sat an art supply store called Pad-N-Pallet. With a dilapidated sign that matched its dingy and oft neglected windows, it opened into…

FILM: BELLA DONNA

BELLA DONNA FILM

Reading Time: 1 minuteThis was a short movie I made about three years ago showing the progress of my painting Bella Donna.  If the girl in the dress looks familiar it should, as it was my rendering of a painting by Mark Ryden.…

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MUTTI

Reading Time: 5 minutesMy mom is, well, my mom. She has been many things over the course of her life, a choir director and church cantor, a master gardener, a cellist in the St Anthony community orchestra, a ceramists, a china painter, a…

ZEN (AND THE ART OF TOILET REPAIR)

ZEN AND THE ART OF TOILET REPAIR

Reading Time: 4 minutesMy toilet has been running for about three months. Although I’ve been to Home Depot multiple times during those three months, I have yet to purchase the requisite replacement tank innards, even though it is a simple job. At first…

ART FEATURE: METANOIA

METANOIA BY NICHOLAS HARPER

Reading Time: 2 minutesSince I took the time to post my painting Metanoia while shrouded in bubble wrap, I thought it perhaps prudent to share with you what the painting actually looks like. Also, this might be a good opportunity to share some…

POP LIFE

POP LIFE

Reading Time: 1 minuteMy painting Metanoia went to its new home recently. As I was wrapping her for transport in her Cellophane Bubble Shroud (the name of my next metal band), I couldn’t help but notice she kinda looked neat popping through the…

EVERYTHING IS THEORY

EVERYTHING IS THEORY

Reading Time: 4 minutesIf you’re anything like me, you most likely take a lot of things in this world for granted; the sky is blue, gravity is real, the new Viking’s stadium is the ugliest building ever constructed in all of human history.…