HOW DO WE WELCOME THIS NEW YEAR?

With hope, I think. How else can we go forward in this challenging time? It’s so easy to feel discouraged, or to languish, as The New York Times so aptly phrased it, as we enter yet another year of pandemic. So let’s do our best to stay hopeful, and find a...
Divisible by Tree

Divisible by Tree

Today I hung a new exhibition of 30 images all based on tree forms. Twelve are collage on canvas and all are variations on the same tree. I have been thinking for several years about how does one represent a year? These are part of this inquiry. The other 18 pieces...

APPRECIATING THE SPIDER’S WORK This morning as I was getting ready to head to the studio I noticed two separate sets of neighbors pause on the sidewalk outside my door. Each one stooped with their phone cameras and snapped a picture. One walked on, but the other...

Juggling Jars….

This is a collage titled “Juggling Jars”. It’s Aquarius, the Water Carrier. The water is pouring out of the jars he juggles. The constellation Aquarius is defined by very thin copper...

MEET ME HOME: An Art and Poetry Exhibition

ARTIST: MARSHA PIPPENGER, Dayton, Ohio POET: AIMEE NOEL, Dayton, Ohio INTRODUCTION: This exhibition will hang at The McMillan Gallery in Dayton, Ohio through the spring. Due to coronavirus, the opening was live on Facebook. Collaborating with a talented local poet,...