Raku Ray Gun Sculptures by West Magoon

"I grew up on the Magoon Ranch, outside Lusk, Wyoming, originally homesteaded by my grandfather in 1886. When I was four years old an old sheepherder, by the name of John the Baptist, showed me incredible chains that he carved out of willow. As soon as I saw them I wanted to make them but … Continue reading Raku Ray Gun Sculptures by West Magoon

Artist Showcase: Nicola Stradiotto

This latest artist showcase highlights the work of Nicola Stradiotto When did your interest in art/creating begin? I graduated in 1998 at the art institute of Cittadella, near Padua (not so far from Venice in Italy), art it's part of my life.I can't live without my camera or my pencil case! What is your starting … Continue reading Artist Showcase: Nicola Stradiotto

Changing the way we see success: is outsider art becoming the new mainstream?

Although it has not yet reached the highs achieved by auctions of ‘mainstream’ art, the monetary value of ‘outsider art’ is creeping up. This blog is written in light of the recent Christie’s auction of outsider art from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation which took place earlier this month. I have felt compelled to comment on … Continue reading Changing the way we see success: is outsider art becoming the new mainstream?