Thoughtful Thursday: More than Meets the Eye

“My paintings are multifocal,” the British Op artist Bridget Riley once explained. “Not being fixed to a single focus is very much of our time.” Without a clear point to fix on, the eye involuntarily moves around an image, bringing elements of the picture in and out of focus. This is the idea behind Optical Art, or … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: More than Meets the Eye

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Member News: October 15th, 2017

MFA Members are making the world more creative! MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions weekly on our Blog so the world can follow us. Subscribe to the blog by entering your email in the right sidebar.  MFA Member Richard Weiblinger Weiblinger has two pieces in the juried invitational show "Foodies" at the Photoworks Gallery. The … Continue reading Member News: October 15th, 2017

Artist Opportunities: October 3rd, 2017

Artist Opportunities showcases what is new and happening around the area for artists to get involved in, whether that's workshops, grants, conferences, or shows open for entry. Let us know what you have open for entry by sending an email to membernews@mdfedart.org Open For Entry:   Spin and Sell Print Bazaar Maryland Art Place (MAP) is … Continue reading Artist Opportunities: October 3rd, 2017

Member News: September 17th, 2017

MFA Members are making the world more creative! MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions weekly on our Blog so the world can follow us. Subscribe to the blog by entering your email in the right sidebar.  MFA Member Richard Weiblinger Weiblinger's piece received an Honorable Mention at the Hill Center Galleries Regional Juried Exhibit (921 Pennsylvania … Continue reading Member News: September 17th, 2017

Artist Opportunities: September 12th, 2017

Artist Opportunities showcases what is new and happening around the area for artists to get involved in, whether that's workshops, grants, conferences, or shows open for entry. Let us know what you have open for entry by sending an email to membernews@mdfedart.org Open For Entry:     Spartanburg Art Museum 2018 - 2019 Season Spartanburg Art … Continue reading Artist Opportunities: September 12th, 2017

Member News: September 10th, 2017

MFA Members are making the world more creative! MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions weekly on our Blog so the world can follow us. Subscribe to the blog by entering your email in the right sidebar.  MFA Member Elaine Weiner-Reed Weiner-Reed participated in a two-week Poland and EU sponsored and funded International Artist Residency - … Continue reading Member News: September 10th, 2017

Thoughtful Thursday: A (non) Permanent Mark

Have you ever wanted to get a tattoo and save the art and humanities? Well, now you can! Thanks to Ink for the Arts, a project by Cuseum, you can now decorate yourself in non-permanent righteous activism. They're selling really cool tattoos online for only a dollar, and every dollar (minus shipping and handling) goes straight … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: A (non) Permanent Mark