Category Archives: American Visionary Art Museum

Ernest Shaw at New Beginnings Barber Shop

This past Saturday night, I went to another excellent art opening at New Beginnings Barber Shop. Troy Staton is a barber who loves art and is currently showing,”I Am An African,” the work of Ernest Shaw, a native Baltimore artist. … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, artists, Baltimore, Ernest Shaw, Maryland, New Beginnings Barber Shop, Troy Staton | Leave a comment

>Loring Cornish – Visionary Artist

> Loring Cornish’s mosaic glass house on Parkwood Avenue in Baltimore.Photo © by Bonnie Schupp Artist Loring Cornish standing on glass floor in a room inside his house. Photo © by Bonnie Schupp. When you see Loring Cornish’s art, you … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, art, artist, Baltimore, glass, house, Loring Cornish, Maryland, mosaic | Leave a comment

>American Visionary Art Museum’s Educational Goals

> Funny thing…no mention of standardized testing or standardized learning. Expand the definition of a worthwhile life. Engender respect for and delight in the gifts of others. Increase awareness of the wide variety of choices available in life for all … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, education, learning, Maryland, teaching | Leave a comment

>Evolution of Art

> My friend, Petronio, just completed a collaboration that shows how art is evolving. A blending of art, performing art and technology adds yet another layer to possibilities! Petrônio Bendito, Visual Design, Digital Graffiti, SoftwareDidier Guigue, MusicSolange Caldeira, Choreographer, Experiment … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, dance, Didier Guigue, Federal University of Vicosa, Kinetic Traces, music, Petronio Bendito, Solange Caldeira, technology | Leave a comment

>Baltimore, the City That Creates and Loves

> Photo © Bonnie J. Schupp As the day ended in Baltimore on May 22, 2010, Innovate Love was just beginning. A guest at Innovate Love this past Saturday night studies “The Romancing of Malcolm Chang’s Love (by handsome fox … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, Baltimore Love Project, Bonnie Schupp, Ibrahim Dabo, Innovate Baltimore, Innovate Love, Maryland, Van Holmgren | Leave a comment

>Binary Systems

>For a few days, after visiting the Berlin Wall, the Holocaust Memorial and the Sashenhausen concentration camp, I noticed the composition of my images had changed. I was dividing my photographs in half. Perhaps it was a subconscious influence of … Continue reading

Posted in American Visionary Art Museum, Berlin, Berlin wall, binary system, Bonnie Schupp, empathy, Germany, Holocaust Memorial, Nazi, photography, polarization | Leave a comment