Seager gray gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery in mill valley, ca near san francisco exhibiting painting, sculpture, works on paper and artists books. It is a slategrey house with lots of books inside and a pond and a gravel drive, down the road from. Dolph smith has never lived more than an hours drive from where he was born in memphis, tennessee. A tribute to dolph smith, which is on view through november 26th at memphis brooks museum of art. A may 22, 2008 interview with tennessee book artist dolph smith, by steve miller before breakfast at paper and book intensive 2008. Longtime memphis artist and educator dolph smiths most recent show at the cotton museum is a testament to this idea. Smarthistorys free, awardwinning digital content unlocks the expertise of hundreds of leading scholars, making the history of art accessible and engaging to more people, in more places, than any other provider. Dolph smith 1933 is an artist born in 1933 along with dolph smith, our clients. This exhibition is built around six examples, and honors him through the inclusion of eleven artists who have worked with and admire him. From the introduction to his interview and feature in the recently published memphis studios.
Dolph smith and friends, featuring the work of smith and thirteen other artists, to celebrate the connections smith has made through his many years as artist and mentor. Artists books,crafts alliance,mo representation vamp and tramp book sellers. Hans lundgren born 3 november 1957, better known as dolph lundgren. I also am an avid reader and pick up every book on books that i can get my hands on. Each art print is produced using archival inks, ships within 48 hours, and comes with a 30day money back guarantee. Born in new york city, smith painted for the federal wpa program in the 1930s and 1940s, and was thought to be an illustrator for the ring boxing magazine. Dolph smith paperback january 1, 1965 by art author see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Ida lundgren and bianca van damme could easily kick your.
Dolph lundgren management contact details name, email, phone number. A visual tour dolph smith is an institution in memphis. The art of the book daniel essig seager gray gallery. Dolph smith is known for regionalist watercolor painting, mixed media, book art, teaching. Memphis college of art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law. Some artists make altered books, taking an existing book and transforming it into something else. His earliest artistic influence came from his maternal grandfather, julian oates, an architectural sculptor. Eight years later he became an apprentice to a carriage painter. Aug 07, 2009 memphis artist dolph smith on why he makes books. Creed ii 2018 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Dolph smiths career began in post war europe as a gi stunned enough by the art and architecture of that world to risk returning to the memphis college of art near his home in western tennessee. Dolph smith, book artist tuesday, feb 19, 2019 thursday. The art of the book show,seager gray gallery,mill valley, california, usa dolph smith is an artist.
Wonderful limited edition, signed and numbered print of the original watercolor campaign, by artist dolph smith. Tucker smith s book is a wonderful representation of the american west featuring paintings by an exceptional artist. A lifelong resident of uvalde, texas, briscoe was first elected to the texas legislature in 1948 and. A tribute to dolph smith, memphis, tn 2016 greenhill, gallery nomads 2016, greensboro, nc 2015 michele tuegel contemporary, welcome to my world, st. Shop for art prints from our community of independent artists and iconic brands. With the vast selection of art for sale online at ebay, you can find something for just about anyone. The son of a dutch parson, he hungarian, canadian, american zoltan szabo was born in hungary where he attended art school before he. Feb 14, 2006 the six founders of women painters of washington were myra albert wiggins 18691956, elizabeth warhanik 18801968, lily norling hardwick 18901944, dorothy dolph jensen 18951977, anna b. Lundgrens breakthrough came in 1985, when he starred in rocky iv as the imposing soviet union boxer ivan drago. Dutch vincent van gogh was an artist whose work is one of the formative influences of 20thcentury art and whose life of suffering has become legendary.
From 18551858, dolph painted portraits for the allen smith jr. Dolph lundgren is a swedish actor, martial artist, producer, director, and screenwriter, born in spanga, sweden on november 3, 1957. It is interesting to note that daniel still relies on the idea of the altered book. Customize your print with hundreds of different frames and mats, if desired. The count boxing painting by wpa artist arthur smith at.
I highly recommend this book to anyone who appreciates the wonders of creation and beautiful artwork. Portland public library shows sculpture centered around the book. He speaks about glider flying, hot air balloons, morse code, and sculptural books. Winner of the penland school of crafts 2014 outstanding artist educator award, smith s exhibit includes his final introsp. The cotton museum hosts a reception and artist talk with. A letter from dolph smith artist dolph smith a plea to fund the national endowment for the arts and national endowment of the humanities being excerpts from a letter dolph smith artist and professor emeritus, memphis college of art sent to tn governor bill haslam, us senators lamar alexander and bob corker, us representatives steve cohen and. View dolph lundgren booking agent, manager, publicist contact info. I have found the book arts to be the perfect creative art form, with limitless possibilities for artistic and personal expression.
List of great british artists and index to where their art can be viewed at art museums worldwide. His homestudio of thirty years in midtown and the memphis college of art where he taught for thirty years were only ten minutes from where he was born. Stay in the loop with free email updates on your favorite artists. I love exploring new book forms, structures and bindings. Aug 17, 2017 examples of dolph s oneofakind artists books are featured in by the book. Parting shots and a look back, opening with a reception friday night at the cotton museum, is slated as smiths last exhibition. Whether youre in search of a modern art deco piece, earthy folk art, or landscape photography, ebays wide selection ensures youll be able to find a piece that fits your personal style. He has taught at the visual studies workshop, the school of the art institute of chicago.
Dolph smith paperback january 1, 1965 by author see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Join facebook to connect with dolph smith and others you may know. Others make artists books, whereby they create their own book and give it any number of forms, including foldouts and scrolls. In 2010, the penland gallery hosted the exhibition artist, educator, mentor, rascal. Artist signed and numbered limited edition giclee to 350 on paper and 50 on canvas image size. The exhibits intention is to raise awareness of the book arts traditions and innovations in both book arts communities with the goal of enriching and inspiring each, making connections and lasting ties. Musubu is a crosscultural joint exhibit of book arts pieces between the tokyo bookbinding club and book artist in the san francisco bay area. The group formed in 1930 after several prominent regional women artists attended a class conducted in seattle by the canadian painter frederick horsman varley. Original art days 2431 inktober 2019 comic book ink drawings fantasticadventures.
Smith talks about how images were made and why he made some of the books, placing them into context of place and his personal experiences. Price new from used from paperback, january 1, 1965 please retry. Despite that recently expressed sentiment, smith is retiring in a way, at least from exhibiting his work. Currently on exhibit and for sale, works by local book artist, dolph smith.
View phone numbers, addresses, public records, background check reports and possible arrest records for dolph smith. Marvel at the beauty of dolph smiths sculptural books, the exquisite structure of jim crofts carved wood covers and metal closures, the intricacies of barbara mauriellos handmade boxes and slipcases, and the secrets of carol bartons playful popups. Nov 20, 2011 edition four bao introduction art and lies jeanette winterson impact 7 anna mavromatis sarah bodman ampersand duck claire beynon a word in your shelllike work in progress abigail thomas amanda watsonwill fiona group 5 paper wrestling exhibition finished book project ideas group 3 group 4 artists books letterpress barnacle goose paperworks. Dolph smith tennarkippi book works series we are honored to have works by memphis book artist dolph smith for sale at burkes book store. See the complete profile on linkedin and discover kimberly.
Aug 21, 2014 dolph smiths parting shots at the cotton museum. Smith is a native of ripley, tn, taught art for 30 years at memphis college of art and is a nationally known watercolorist and paper. First as a student and then as a teacher at memphis college of art for 30 years, smith has been influential for generations of artists and for the art community as a whole. This exhibit brings together six of his art books, and also includes the work of eleven artists who have worked with and admire him. Join facebook to connect with ian smith and others you may know. Dolph smith named as penland outstanding artist educator. Dolph smith artist, fine art prices, auction records for.
Contemporary craft by artist veterans the first major exhibition to explore the powerful role craft has played as a channel for creativity, rehabilitation and transformation in the lives of veteran artists since world war ii. Memphis artist dolph smith is recognized for his art in a variety of media, including watercolor and sculpture, but among the finest are his artists books. Art brokerage is the first online fine art brokerage. Another mentor, dolph smith, helped push daniel beyond the simple ethiopian book, to developing his bridge books using the same coptic binding, but with exaggerated elements. Various artists 571 covers and splashes, digital art, medusa gallery, paintings, silverfish gallery sampler, the steven gettis p. Dolph smith tennarkippi highku journal sculptural handmade. Kimberly mccarthy artist kim mccarthy art linkedin. His son, ben smith, chefowner of tsunami restaurant, constructs culinary dishes from scratch. In 1864, he moved to new york city where he started to exhibit his work. Apr 25, 2007 dolph smith we got a press release recently that our own dolph smith will be teaching book binding classes this fall at caifiordi school of art in italy. Dec 04, 2015 the grade 8 students applied pattern, rhythm, contrasting color and value, negative and positive space, and geometric vs. Arthur smith is a listed american painter most famous for his paintings of sporting scenes, particularly boxing. I hope you enjoy this site, and that it inspires your creative muse.
He will teach two separate week long classes, one beginning september 3 and the other september 10th. The exhibition called parting shots because it is also supposedly smiths final show features paintings, drawings, and sculptures that smith pares down into their simplest gestures. I have printed out my story, the fire pole, cut it into lines and wrapped them around a block of wood and suspended it inside the book. Their work was featured in exhibitions at the seager gray gallery and the memphis brooks museum of art. Oct 05, 2009 dolph smith is truly a memphis artist. Dolph smith is recognized for his art in a variety of media, but among the finest works are his artists books. Auction records no auction results available for dolph smith. Veteran artist dolph smith constructs books from scratch. Dolph smith named as penland outstanding artist educator memphis, tenn. Dolph smiths career began in post war europe as a gi stunned enough by the art. Each book in this series is handmade from various materials, with hand sewn bindings.
After a brief run of failed books, i finally nailed this one. Brooks museum honors dolph smith with new exhibition. Stone 18691950, and helen bebb 18781947, who acted as an administrator and was not an active painter. A tribute to dolph smith is built around six of his examples, and honors him through the inclusion of 11 artists who have worked with and admire him. Just like dolph s character in rocky iv, ivan drago, his 21yearold daughter ida was asked to show off her amazing skills on the boxing ring as well. Jul 29, 2014 i made a bad career choice, said artist dolph smith. Mca professor emeritus dolph smith has been named as the 2014 penland outstanding artist educator by the penland school of crafts. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Wonderful watercolor print campaign by dolph smith. An effort to bring 3d illustrations into a 3d vehicle. See more ideas about landscape paintings, landscape art and matt smith. His son, ben smith, chefowner of tsunami restaurant, constructs culinary dishes from.
A merican artist richard schmid was born in chicago, illinois in 1934. Smith taught drawing and painting at memphis college of art for 30 years, developing a curriculum in hand papermaking and an artists book program, the flying. Dolph smiths parting shots at the cotton museum art. Smith has received many distinguished awards for his work, including an arts council award, a lindbury trust artist s award, and the deutscher jugendbuch a lecturer at the chelsea school of art and at exeter art college, he was recently artist inresidence at the university of southampton in the uk. Book arts podcasts page 12 slis the university of alabama. Women painters of washington wpw began as one of the earliest arts organizations in this region and remains among the very few statewide womens arts associations in the country. Search an artist andor an artwork my artists dolph smith 1933 biography. You can purchase an entire film on dolph smith at all proceeds support.1605 1530 1662 12 1380 1441 959 1466 1182 290 210 1336 380 82 617 912 1352 956 1185 119 849 325 551 490 125 638 393 57