1. Alison Saar

     Blood Sweat and Tears, 2005 wood, copper, bronze, paint and tar    Lunarseas: Sea of Serenity, 2007 copper, tin and wood   York:Terra Incognita, 2010 cast bronze This is the work of Alison Saar in the exhibition Bound for Glory at Lewis and Clark College in Portland. The main commission was to create […]

  2. Imaging Others Cultural Intersections in the Colonial Period

    Look at this wonderful image! It is a detail of a print by the Japanese artist, Yoshitora in 1860 looking at an American couple who are visiting Japan, probably in order to trade. The artist is carefully depicting their clothes. He has done a wonderful job of observing  details and added his own subtle touch, […]