Idyllic Acrylic: The Members-Only Painting Class

Over three Saturdays in April, members of the Brooks treated themselves to a day of inspiration, learning, and relaxation! They set up shop in the beautiful outdoors (beautiful to those without major allergies I’ve learned) and explored the fine art of acrylic painting, and even sketching with India ink. With the guidance of Eszter Sziksz, local artist and Memphis College of Art instructor, members delved into a series on landscapes—traditional and abstract, inspired by our exhibition Revealed... Read More
Posted by Karen Davis at Friday, May 25, 2012
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Art Isn’t Easy

“Aren’t you like… Mr. Theatre though?” That’s what my friend immediately replied when I told him of my summer plans- getting away from the yellow cabs and Halal food carts for a 4-month sabbatical to the Memphis home I love so dearly. I will take Huey’s cheese fries over some trendy vegan four-star juice bar any day. New York’s cool and all, but a boy needs a little Southern lovin’ sometimes to keep him in check. “Yeah, but it’s all the arts. If I’m going to run my own theatre... Read More
Posted by Karen Davis at Friday, May 18, 2012
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