Botanical Photographs that Celebrate Nature’s Renewal

Dick and Rosanne are multi-talented artists whose healing photographs of nature capture the awe-inspiring beauty and restorative power of nature. Most of their botanical subjects are derived from their own cultivated garden. In this article they share their love for nature and the positive impact that images of nature have on others. Dick and Rosanne …

About The Zen Tov Project

Tracy Ellyn

About The Zen Tov ProjectBy Tracy Ellyn Few things speak to the power of healing like the effect of the arts on physical, emotional, mental, neurological, and spiritual health. It is precisely this outcome that inspired me to found and direct the Zen Tov Project for Healing Through the Arts. Founded in 1996, the Zen …

Lea Weinberg Evokes Healing and Awareness through Sculpture

By Guest Writer 2 Comments Her “MOTHER-SURVIVOR” Series Lea Weinberg is an Israeli-born and raised sculptor now living in White Plains, New York. She has had numerous exhibitions world-wide including a solo show at The Kanner-Kurzon Museum, Beth El Synagogue Center, New Rochelle, NY. Her next solo show MOTHER-SURVIVOR: PERSONAL HISTORY will be held at Manhattanville College. …

Healing Art Project Created One Year After The Tragic Parkland Shooting

Turning Pain into Beauty By Laurie Marshall* Parkland Art ProjectWestglades Middle School in Parkland, Florida coped with the first anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2019. There is nothing more humbling than facing the grief and helplessness that arises from the act of murder of innocent people. The …

The Inspired Art Work of GW Mireles

The Inspired Art Work of GW Mireles   I was fairly new to Instagram when I decided to see who all these people were who “liked” my products.  I came across the name of GW Mireles and clicked on his profile page. What I saw was pretty amazing. This was a photographer extraordinaire and also …

Defining Fine Art Historically and Today

Fine Art

Defining Fine Art Both Historically and Today It appears that the definition of Fine Arts has changed over time, historically breaking it down into narrower, less complex categories than we currently attach to art work.  Basically Art was used to document or represent historical and cultural events.  The Oxford Dictionary defines it as: "1. creative …