Tag Archive | Art Education

Censored! Je suis Charlie!

Recently, I found my art censored for the first time by a person or persons unknown! Even though the show was juried and the theme lent itself to expressing the human condition (Opposites Attract), there was virtually no figurative work in the show and so I was pleased to see that my multimedia assemblage diptych […]

“Best Practice” Lecture @ NAEA in NYC

I’m excited to be presenting a “Best Practice” lecture Thursday morning, March 1st @ the NAEA Convention in NYC! This will be my fourth time presenting over the course of the last six conventions and I will be speaking about a subject dear to my heart. Namely, that being a working artist ┬áis an essential […]

Work @ Centerville Historical Museum

I have a small painting of the dunes on display @ The Centerville Historical Museum now thru November 26th as part of an ongoing exhibit of work by Cape Cod & islands Art Educators. Upcoming shows include the Cultural Center in South Yarmouth and Highfield Hall in Falmouth.

Some thoughts about Art, Politics, and Value[s]

Over the past few weeks I’ve had the chance to speak about the “survival” of the Arts and reflect about the value to our culture of the Arts. In that time, we’ve witnessed the attempt to stifle artistic expression by the Governor of Maine and the willingness on the part of the wealthiest Americans to […]

Panelist @ 4th Annual Creative Collaborative Conference

I’ll be part of a panel focusing on “Attracting Younger Audiences and Support” for the fine and performing arts at this year’s Arts Foundation of Cape Cod fourth annual creative collaborative conference on March 24th @ the Cape Codder in Hyannis, MA. Should be a lively discussion focused on building a new generation of arts […]

Group Show @ CCMA

I expect to have two new paintings in the upcoming group show, “Faculty Spectrum” at the Cape Cod Museum of Art in Dennis. Because of the positive response to the last exhibit by members of the Cape Cod & Islands Art Educator’s Association, the museum is giving us another show that opens January 29 and […]

Honored as “Educator of the Year”

Here’s the “official” announcement: The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod has announced the winners of the Third Annual Creative Community Awards. Arts Foundation of Cape Cod Arts Educator of the Year is Daniel Springer of Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. After receiving his BFA in Illustration from Parsons School of Design in NYC, Springer received a […]