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Pushin’ the Rock

          Reviews

               How-to's

                    and Rants

Rants

My occasional rants, beginning in 2013, are grouped into this one PDF.

Pushin' the Rock Rants 2013-2018

includes:

I Just Don't Understand… a short comment on band performers' dress and positioning in           First Friday in June 2018


Color photography feeds the emotions, B&W is food for mind and soul. – in           Unified Jazz Ensemble at the Opera House June 2018


Art Arithmetic 101Nan's reaction, though she couldn't agree more: "Oh Lord, Another Soapbox           Rant" April 2018


A Big Giant Raspberrya short rant in response the the question: why B&W… Monday May 22           2017


Virtual vs Real Art – A Caution… meh or yay? – A short note on viewing and reviewing           images of fine art on the internet… In Island Flower and BeeMonday           2017


The Long Slow Demise of The Art Show Continues2016


Mirror, Mirror on the Wall A culture of appreciating, buying and displaying art begins within the art           community itself and spreads from there. If artists don't appreciate the work of other artists enough to buy it,           there's no model, stimulus or reason for anyone else to buy art either…2015


In Defense of Digital Books All change has loss and gain. When the gains outweigh the losses, one           can choose to live in the past, join the minions of heel-draggers in fighting a losing battle or GET OVER IT           and get on with living… 2014


Just Asking  A Dozen Simple Questions for Artists … 2013


The Outdoor Art ShowA History of Insult and Injury…2013