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…

ROGUE BUDDHA UPDATE: DANKE SCHON

ROGUE BUDDHA GALLERY

Reading Time: 2 minutesFrom the people to the conversation to the art on the wall, last night was magical. I want to thank everyone who was able to attend the opening reception and gave the gallery such a wonderful air of community. Your…

ZEN

ROGUE BUDDHA GALLERY

Reading Time: 2 minutesSitting in a gallery, alone, at night, takes on an air of solemnity. The last vestiges of incense burnt earlier during gallery hours seeps into the stillness of the moment as the eye meanders from one painting to another. There’s…

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…