Lauren Ringelman

Lauren Ringelman’s work is inspired by her love of the natural world, and by the random, ridiculous, and beautiful moments of everyday life. She is detail-oriented, easily amused, and works most often in pen and ink, and mixed media with recycled elements. To find out more, visit her website, or follow her on Instagram or [...]

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Karuna Gutowski

Karuna Gutowski is an abstract artist using primarily water based acrylic paints and mixed media with a focus on spontaneous, unplanned gesture and evocatve expression. Her intuitive process of curiosity, and experimentation, continually calls for an element of not knowing, physical engagement and risk, to bring something fresh and alive onto the surface. She has [...]

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Joan Raspo

I am a California-based multimedia artist who is obsessed by illusion. I strive to “trick” the viewer’s eye to see reality through the lens of magic. I believe art is an opportunity for discourse and engagement—I want you to talk about my work and talk to it. My multi-faceted art practice is crafted to build [...]

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Nanda Currant

I am a fine artist and have a background in art, therapy, and education. I have combined some of those skills as a documentary filmmaker and graduated from the Santa Fe Documentary Film Program in Santa Fe, NM and worked with Lightningwood Pictures in both editing,cinematographer and resource development. In Santa Cruz I was an [...]

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katie vigil

Hello Artisticas and Artisticos! My name is Katie Vigil aka Mumu Goddess creator aka algae geek aka collage enthusiast. “The mumu goddess is a voice for the feminine who are floating in comfort through lifes obstacles.” That being said, my art is ultra feminine with sprinkles of male confetti here and there.  I work with [...]

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Linda Cover

Linda has been involved in the documentary arts for many years.  As a child photographer she documented her back yard and its treasures as only a child’s eye would see. She was always intrigued by the shards and remnants of the natural world that was left around her: weeds along the rail road tracks and [...]

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Ed Penniman

Artist’s Statement When I look at our natural world I am always inspired by its beauty, harmony, variety and am drawn to paint.  My soul is enriched and hopes my art will do that for others. After I have been painting quietly for a while, I love how nature comes alive. The same thing happens [...]

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Scott Mehner

Scott C. Mehner is — in a word — a writer.  With his roots snugly planted in the rich soil of romantic poetry, Scott has been able to branch out in different directions and work creatively with words in a wide variety of mediums. He got his start working as a ghostwriter in the music [...]

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Amy B. Steinberg

      Amy B. Steinberg mixed media artist amyb777.com amy@amyb777.com Santa Cruz, Ca      Combining figurative work, Surrealism, and assemblage in artwork is how I manipulate mixed media into a visual language. Much of my work represents memories of people I connected with along path in the south, the place I called home [...]

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Frederick Liang

My most recent body of work is a photography series from a trip to mainland China and Hong Kong in 2015, where I reclaimed my Chinese heritage as a young adult. I quickly had to acculturate myself to a new environment and begin to familiarize myself with a country where my family once called home. [...]

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