I hate the sound of my own voice, so interviews are always a slippery slope for me. In the middle of November 2022, I was asked to appear on Artspeak Radio on KKFI.
The Art of Gambling Life is full of gambles, and being an artist has to be one of the biggest. Sometimes you have to bluff, call and raise the stakes and see where you get. October was one of those months. This is a story about the art of gambling.
Coming this winter – a holiday art market in Northeast Kansas City!
Continuing its lineup of jaw dropping shows, the Kansas City Central Library is now exhibiting ‘An Artist At Home in America: Michael Mardikes’ Photographs of Thomas Hart Benton. Lara Kuykendall writings accompany the exhibition. The show is up until May 15, 2022, so find some time to pay a visit! Continuing its lineup of jaw…
In response to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, I’m now offering my painting and drawing lessons as private Skype classes in lieu of in-person classes.
Stumbling Out of the Gate All I wanted to do was to find a cheap flight to Oakland to get away after a few hectic months. I spent some late nights scouring travel sites, my head swelling with possibilities. Then I found a $350 dollar round trip flight to Paris. I ignored it. Slept on…
The big day is coming! The culmination of two and a half years of work will finally debut on November 7, 2019. ‘Don’t You Blow Your Big Top‘ opens at the Foundation Event Space in Kansas City’s West Bottoms.
PeaceWorks Kansas City is holding its 29th Annual UNplaza Art Fair in Southmoreland Park on September 21 -22, 2019. I’ll be one of the artists participating!
This really is a story about Omaha, art and the Joslyn Museum, Just hold tight and let me get there…
One of the many side projects that I’m taking on this year is sending out some mail art to interested friends, family, fans and whomever else signs up to receive some!