Visual Art

“I had to live my life as I saw it.”

COMING OF AGE IN MISSISSIPPI, Anne Moody

You Burst My Balloon

You Burst My Balloon

You Burst My Balloon A mixed media collage depicting a doll-like woman with her chest like that of a cabinet, where her heart rests, which is as delicate as a balloon. As soon as she exposes her love, she causes herself despair. Balloons make frightful noises and...
Brian Building a Man

Brian Building a Man

Brian Building A Man Julia Leslie Guarch believes that everything is connected, and he aspires to explore those connections through her creative pursuits. “Brian Building A Man” is part of a series called “Creation.” In “Creation,” Julia Leslie Guarch investigates the...
Blandscape

Blandscape

Blandscape Blandscape is a huge acrylic painting depicting the final scene of the free world Sandra Bland ever saw.  It was painted from a still of the police video footage on the day she was pulled over, harassed, assaulted, and arrested.  The calmness and serenity...
Anonymous Trampers

Anonymous Trampers

Anonymous Trampers Collage and embroidery thread on canvas. 8”x8”. In my work, I examine the concept of identity as an assemblage of influences, challenging conventions in popular culture from a woman’s perspective. My paintings are portraits and parts of the face...
KKK USA

KKK USA

KKK USA “KKK USA” was a direct response to the Trump Presidency.  I had a hard time imagining the majority of the country would actually vote for a man associated with hate groups, so my feeling was that this country is still sadly very sympathetic and...
State of Mind

State of Mind

State of Mind Oil on canvas. 24” x 30” Allison is most intrigued to explore the vast area of strange in our identity. She has long been fascinated with the concept of identity and how we are an accumulation of our experiences and surroundings. Her work seeks to deepen...