Archives for February 2016

Your Art is a Gift

This message is for "art-makers". In our world today, no justification is needed for cultural activities, performances, museums, books, the enjoyment of children’s imaginative play, or the process of the creative act. And for those who ... Read More...

2015 Eastern Regional Exhibition Juror Statement

David Hettinger served as the OPA 2015 Eastern Regional Exhibition Juror of Awards. Enjoy his exhibition comments below. Juror Statement OPA's Eastern Regional was held at Eckert and Ross Gallery in Indianapolis IN. Eckert and Ross did ... Read More...

2015 Salon Show Juror Statement

Calvin Liang served as the OPA 2015 Salon Show Juror of Awards. Enjoy his exhibition comments below. Juror Statement I am honored and so proud to have had the opportunity to be a juror of awards for the 2015 Salon Show at the Beverly ... Read More...

Dear Art Student

Art has long been discouraged as a career choice because parents grew hearing about the “starving artist” label and for good reason. It is simply not easy pursuing art as a career. However, if the artist can make it work where they can pay ... Read More...