Capturing the Light
Jessica Angel’s Creative Journey
The work of Sara Garden Armstrong.
Small Leaps of Paint
Swimming in the rhythm of life.
Best known as a fine artist, many in the city would be astounded to know that Jürgen Tarrasch is in fact a master in the restoration of frescoes, decorative plasterwork. And that’s just what skill set he is bringing to the restoration and conservation of the Thomas Jefferson Tower.
You might call it a fortuitous accident, or a mistake, but the way Tony Rodio tells it you’ll just laugh.
“Why do you spend so much time on art that is so ugly?” This is not a question you would expect to hear, but artist and educator Lisa Michitti once did—from a student—and she saw it as a teaching opportunity.
A self-described “coastal girl,” Claire Cormany’s artwork is influenced by the surf, the sea, and the sand.
For Birmingham-based record collector and DJ Steve Casey, reggae music has always been a labor of love.
Written By Brett Levine
Photo by Beau Gustafson