Photos from the artist and social media talk at the new heights art symposium

Here are a few photos from my 90 minute presentation on the artist and social media. In addition to covering basic information, I also include an interactive experience. It gets people collaborating with fellow attendees and drives home the social components in new technology. Artists have always been pioneers in exploring the limits of technology.…

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Presenting Getting Social – the artist and social media

I’m excited to have been invited back to speak about social media for artists in Santa Clarita for their artists development series. This are my slides:   In addition to slides and information, I shared my kit of a laptop along with other portable electronics I use for social media and digital art. I shared a creative…

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Discovering David Hockney

​​ Books mentioned in video: Hockney on ‘art’ Hockney paints the stage That’s the way I see it Short bio on David Hockney David Hockney, OM, CH, RA (born 9 July 1937) is an English painter, draughtsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. An important contributor to the pop art movement of the 1960s, he is…

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Announcing Dreams at Underground

Dreams Reception at Underground June 20th FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Santa Barbara, CA – Announcing Dreams, a group show of surreal portraits, by three female artists. The show, Dreams, is on display for the month of June with a reception on June 20th. WHAT:           Dreams Reception with Refreshments & Appetizers WHEN:           June 20th, 5-8:00…

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Opportunity Women in New Media

Technology links everyone and everything in my world. Narrowing down a big topic like technology, to a manageable scale, is what I attempt in the following pages. The goal of the paper is to identify what, if any, special opportunities are available for female artists today. My unique contribution to this subject is based on…

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Tips on Going Viral for Artists

What does it take to go viral on the internet? We all hear stories about the instant success, money and fame that is achieved online when something goes viral. There are TONS of marketing companies out there working the statistics to manufacture viral content. If you are interested in that, searching Pinterest is a good…

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Social Media tips for Artists

[H]uman technology imitates natural technology on the general level of directivity and purposiveness. – Aristotle on Technology What is social media and how can it help artists market and sell their art? This is the topic that will I will be discussing this week at 2 events so I decided to collect my own resources…

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Chalk painting process

This year I had the pleasure of collaborating with several non profit organizations on a public art pieces. This memorial day weekend thousands of people came to the Santa Barbara Mission for the i Madonnari chalk art festival. Talented artists, of all ages and experience levels, worked live on their masterpieces admits the crowds of…

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