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Artist Feature: Katherine Vondy

Posted by on July 07, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

Katherine Vondy is currently working out of Los Angeles. She writes literature and writes and directs film and theater. We asked her some questions about her life as a career artist and this is what she had to say. 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now?  I’m currently directing a one-woman show […]

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Artist Feature: Rebecca Wallis

Posted by on June 14, 2016 in blog | 0 Comments

Rebecca Wallis is currently based in Auckland, New Zealand. Her largely abstract pieces are mostly acrylic and gesso. We asked her about her work and life and here’s how she answered us: 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now? I’m involved in a few projects, aside from creating some exciting works to apply for the […]

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Artist Feature: TORREJA

Posted by on June 01, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

TORREJA is based in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Her work includes mixed media pieces which are often executed with a surrealist approach. We asked her some questions about her recent work and her life as an artist and here’s how she answered us: 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now?  Right now I am headed to Tokyo’s […]

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Instagram for Artists (and How to Approach a Gallery)

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in blog | 0 Comments

As some of you may know, a little while back, we took a poll in our Starry Night Facebook group to find out what kinds of content you would want to see from us. And we heard you.  So, in the coming weeks we’ll be developing more helpful content around how artists can make a living and a life. For starters, here are […]

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Artist Feature: Stu Chait

Posted by on May 03, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

Stu Chait is based in Rochester, NY. His work includes mulit-tych, watercolor, abstract paintings. We asked him some questions about his work and life, and here is what came of the conversation… What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now? I am working on a large multi-tych painting (114″ x 114″) that is scheduled to […]

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Weekly Update

Posted by on April 26, 2016 in blog | 0 Comments

This Spring has been busy  for all of us at Starry Night. Between Residency applications going up for New Mexico AND Italy (check out our call for artists here and the application here for more information), leading the Spring guided session of ART School, and all of the new content we’ve been planning to put out, we certainly haven’t been lacking for something to do. Lately we’ve […]

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Portal

Portal Portal is an aquatic lighting art installation in the Rio Grande river, created by Monika Proffitt. Glowing strands of light trail off the dock at River Bend Hot Springs in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.         Portal is a light based installation, created with submerged fiber optic cables, PVC, and enamel.   Meet the Artist Monika […]

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How I Paved a New Path (episode 5)

This is part five in a series about how I went went from emerging artist and residency director, to bringing countless of artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs around the world, while giving them the best professional practices to show up confident. It may sound like a quick success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. […]

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The Art of Demystifying Success (episode 4)

This is part four in a series about how I went went from emerging artist and residency director, to bringing countless of artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs around the world, while giving them the best professional practices to show up confident. It may sound like a quick success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. […]

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Overcoming Barriers in a Messed Up System (episode 3)

This is part three in a series about how I went went from emerging artist and residency director, to bringing countless of artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs around the world, while giving them the best professional practices to show up confident. It may sound like a quick success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. […]