By Daniel Rigney
True story: In the spring of 2011, a merry band of pranksters at Rice University in Houston mummy-wrapped a campus statue of the university’s founder and purportedly sold it to the city’s Museum of Fine Arts for more than two million dollars. …Continue
Marilyn Monroe is still remembered and still known, fifty years after her death? Why? How come even young 18 year olds think they know her? It is because she created a myth of what the ultimate Aphrodite Woman could be. She…Continue
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in the quite of my workspace
focused on white…Continue
It's that time of year when you walk out into the early dawn in Asheville and you want to breathe deep the cold, clean mountain air. My ordinary routine: drive down to Panera Bread, buy the papers, blog and drink coffee. I throw the I ching say my form of prayer and make a to-do list. It's good to set an agenda for the day. I buy USA Today and the Asheville paper. I must be an odd figure. Often I wear shorts, even on cold days. Maybe I look like an aging hippie.…Continue
Following a morning
of raking leaves…Continue
Even after their passing
the image lingers…Continue
I am happy to announce the birth of two new sculptures in my backyard. I worked hard for two weeks creating these heavy items and I am so happy with them. I want to tell the world just like a proud parent.
I posted my two week diary in Open Salon …Continue