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DBA : New Works!

The original artists from the Doing Business As....Artist Entrepreneurs are doing it again. We will be exhibiting at Gallery 101 in Fort Lauderdale, March 6th through 19th. Our Opening night is March 6th, Refreshments will be served. Opening: Saturday, March 6 from 7-11pm DBA: Doing Business As… Artist Entrepreneurs: New works from Rod Appleton, Susan [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:09-04:00March 4th, 2010|Art Openings|0 Comments

The Artwork and Footwork of Susan Clifton.

Yes, that's me tap dancing. Dancing was my first passion in life. I started when I was 8 years old and never stopped. I rent the dance studio at Art Serve every week and my friend Joan and I tap our hearts out. I created one of the steps, Joan did the other and the [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:09-04:00February 17th, 2010|Miscellaneous|2 Comments

Richard Wright wins the Turner Prize

On December 8th Richard Wright was named the 25th winner of the Turner prize, Britain's most prestigious art award, for his spectacular gold-leaf mural. Those who know me know of my obsession with the mirror image, so I would love a trip to London to see this. Created in gold-leaf makes it hard to photograph. [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:15-04:00December 17th, 2009|Miscellaneous|0 Comments

Get to know Herb & Dorothy Vogel

You don't have to be Rockefeller to collect art. He was a postal clerk and she was a librarian. Of modest means but they managed to build a vast collection of contemporary art. Their story is incredible. They lived on Dorothy's salary and used Herb's salary to buy art.

By |2018-06-12T16:57:46-04:00October 28th, 2009|Miscellaneous|1 Comment

New Exhibit – Art Fusion Gallery – Miami

I'm pleased to announce that I will be represented by Art Fusion Gallery in the Miami Design District. My work will on exhibit the entire months of April, May and June. The second Saturday of each month there will be an opening reception during Art Walk. Art Fusion Gallery is a "Chelsea Style" gallery space [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:15-04:00April 2nd, 2009|Art Openings|1 Comment

Starting off the New Year with a great art show

I have been invited to participate in an Art Show called Doing Business as... Artist Entrepreneurs. It will be held at Gallery 6 in the Ft. Lauderdale Main Library on Andrews Avenue. The exhibit runs January 11 thru February 21st. The opening is Wednesday, January 21st from 5:30 - 8:00 pm. All are welcome. Website: [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:15-04:00January 12th, 2009|Art Openings|0 Comments

A Night at Art Fusion Gallery

This past Saturday night at Art Fusion Gallery was an exciting one. Two of my friends are exhibiting there. The place was packed. The art was fantastic. I love seeing so much talent in South Florida. Charlotte Sundquist (founder of the South Florida Artists Association) and I drove down to Miami with Gisele Haselbarth, one [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:15-04:00July 18th, 2008|Art Openings, Friends|2 Comments

Artist – Len Favara

Many years ago when I first moved to New York City, I met Len Favara. He was an Art Director at Trahey Advertising. Lucky for me he hired me to be his assistant. Trahey Advertising later became Peter Rogers Associates and Len and I continued to work together for 9 years. Back then I was [...]

By |2013-05-10T07:34:38-04:00May 28th, 2008|Friends|0 Comments

Jacklyn Laflamme at Art Fusion Gallery

I'm a little behind in my blogging. I promise to do better.On May 10th a group of us from the South Florida Artist Association went gallery hopping in the Design and Wynwood districts of Miami. Our friend Jacklyn Laflamme shows her work at the Art Fusion Gallery in the Design District. Her work is fun, [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00May 28th, 2008|Art Openings, Friends|0 Comments

abstracts show at ArtServe

The opening reception for "abstracts" at ArtServe was on April 30, 2008. I have two paintings in the show. The exhibit runs through May 23, 2008. The two photos below were taken at the show. That's Jackie Laflamme with me in front of one of my paintings. She also had work in the show.

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00May 1st, 2008|Art Openings|0 Comments

Abstract Gallery Show at ArtServe

Call to artists – Open theme, open media.ArtServe introduces their first Abstract exhibition April 26th thru May 23rd. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, April 30th, 6-8PM. Frederick Schmid will be the judge. Click here to download intake form.Intake: Saturday April 26th, 10am-2pmFor More Info Contact: ArtServe – 954-462-8190

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00April 7th, 2008|Art Openings|0 Comments

12 x 12 collective at Art Serve

Art Serve recently hosted a 12 x 12 Collective that brought 11 art organizations together for a show of works 12" x 12". It included paintings, photography, pastels, watercolor and jewelry. The show ran from March 4th through March 14th. I submitted one of my acrylic abstracts.

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00March 24th, 2008|Art Openings|0 Comments

Seminar At ArtServe

This past weekend I went to a seminar held at ArtServe. The subject was "Thriving as a Studio Professional". Bruce Baker was the speaker and I found him to be informative and entertaining. If you are looking to make money with your art he has the tools you need to be successful. He has three [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00January 29th, 2008|Miscellaneous|0 Comments

Underwater Videos Shot Locally

Some of you may know that my Husband Doug shoots underwater video. His website is Here is his promo video "What's So Great About Diving in South Florida?" currently showing on YouTube. In addition to shooting his own projects, he is available for capturing memories of YOUR next dive adventure! Details are available on [...]

By |2017-01-11T18:30:17-04:00January 23rd, 2008|Miscellaneous|0 Comments
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