Home Is Where The Heart Is

November 29, 2010Guest Post, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists, Literary & Language, Organization-Design-Crafts

By Justin I discovered a wonderful book by Isle Crawford a number of weeks ago at the University View’s lobby, called “The Sensual Home: Liberate Your Senses and Change Your Life (www.google.com/products/catalog?cid=5475451924391495172&source=shopper). Since I’ve picked it up, it’s been a guilty pleasure of mine and I haven’t wanted to put it down! The book features … Read More

Check-Ins, Geo-tagging, Business Reviews, and Social Networks…

November 18, 2010Guest Post, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists, Tech & Science

By Justin: So for about a month now I’ve been more focused on understanding the benefits of both business review websites,check-in/geo-tagging social networks and other directory websites. Review websites like like Yelp.com and Google Places versus Check-In/Geo-tagging social networks like Foursquare or Gowalla alongside the new growth of Facebook Places and other directory websites like … Read More

“Something Old, Something New, Something Blue” at Zimstone Gallery

October 3, 2010Guest Post, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists, Photo Galleries

As I sit at an intriguing lecture at Zimstone Gallery for their newest exhibit, “Something Old, Something New, Something Blue,” the space is buzzing with interesting people, interesting ideas, and interesting art. The show features the inspiring work of sculptors from Zimbabye such as Sylvester Mubayi and Edward Chiwawa; gorgeous photography by Henry J. Ferrand; and … Read More

Call for Interns

September 26, 2010Art + Design, Guest Post, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists

CALL FOR INTERNS Design Studio Art Gallery and Riggio Design Consultants 5702 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 301-779-4907 o/f  | 202-446-7373 m www.designstudioartgallery.com | www.riggiodc.com info@designstudioartgallery.com | info@riggiodc.com Design Studio Art Gallery and Riggio Design Consultants, a local art gallery and interior design firm, located in the Hyattsville Arts District is looking for student interns. … Read More

The Stamp Gallery at the University of Maryland Presents: “CLARINA BEZZOLA: STRUCTURE”

September 1, 2010Art + Design, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists

Reception held in the Stamp Gallery, September 2, 5-6:30 & LIVE ARTIST PERFORMANCE at 6:30pm in the Art-Sociology Building’s Atrium. “Clothing is one way to wear a mask. We dress to hide our vulnerable bodies and souls, to fit into a social system and hide our insecurities. Through my wearable sculptures I question and redefine the role of … Read More

Intern Call for DSAG/RDC

August 27, 2010Art + Design, Guest Post, IRL: Place-Locales-Artists

CALL FOR INTERNS Design Studio Art Gallery and Riggio Design Consultants 5702 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 301-779-4907 o/f | 202-446-7373 m Summer Hours: Wed-Fri 11am-7pm, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1pm-5pm | www.riggiodc.com info@designstudioartgallery.com | info@riggiodc.com Design Studio Art Gallery and Riggio Design Consultants, a local art gallery and interior design firm, located in the Hyattsville … Read More

Call For Artist for New Exhibit 3:1 Still Open!!

July 29, 2010Photo Galleries

With the recent tragedy of the Gulf Oil Disaster, we are once again asked to deal with the aftermath of this horrible situation and are reminded of the other two disasters of this decade. We are consistently faced with frustrating circumstances that, in many cases, could have been prevented. As this decade comes to an … Read More