I received a forwarded email from Mt. San Antonio College (MT. SAC) about a series of tile murals based on Karl Benjamin's work.
Here is a copy of the announcement from the Mt. SAC art Dept:
Karl Benjamin Triangle Series Mosaics at the Mt. San Antonio College Art Department. The installation had the enthusiastic blessing of Karl, as he donated the images, spent hours designing and considering the options.
Phase one was actualized in 2014, unfortunately, after hi...
The frame has been distressed and the gauges added. Perhaps there is a little more "elbow grease" to be added.
I like the result of the painting of the truck, but the color was to be the same as the frame. Since I "dirtied up" the frame, it is more green, than the blue of the pickup. I'll need to decide whether to tone the pickup to match or not.
I think I'll get the flounder going and see what the whole thing looks like before I make a decision.
Frye Museum of Art on Friday July 15th. There were three new installations to ponder and explore.
The first was "Chronicles of Solitude: Masterworks by Vilhelm Hammershøi from SMK—The National Gallery of Denmark". Hammershøi was a contemporary and colleague of Edvard Munch. I found his interiors to be most engaging. There were some nice portraits as well.