What if…

What if... Every time we mention “climate change” or “political change” or “social change” we replace the words with “art for change” - ? I think this softens the implied goal into something immediately achievable, satisfying and easily shareable. It becomes an action and not a want. It becomes a community verb. It carries its … Continue reading What if…

Dress Rehearsal

I am deeply honored to be a part of an international group of artists who will be exhibiting work at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, this Spring. Within the next few days, I will have more information to share publicly with you. Today, I offer a dress rehearsal of some of my work in … Continue reading Dress Rehearsal

Come to my art opening (February 4)!

Artist Statement Praetervectio: Passage In a time of change, I am called to find a new path, and to go within to find its trailhead. It expresses itself through color, line and light, and merges with my daily rituals: make coffee, start the car, listen to music... go to work, be with my children… cook … Continue reading Come to my art opening (February 4)!

New Boutique & Gallery!

My company, Maia Gilman Architect PLLC, recently completed interior layout design services for a new boutique and gallery in Chatham, NJ, called Scooch A Mi. Check it out! Owner Ellen Eppie has a full range of creative, colorful, culturally-varied and affordable gifts for the holiday season and beyond. I'm thrilled to contribute the thriving of … Continue reading New Boutique & Gallery!

My Art Opening & Book Signing – Tonight!

One of the best moments of this whole art-and-book work came this morning when I went into the Lundt-Glover Gallery before all the lights had been turned on, and my artwork was hung and level on the walls, readied the day before for tonight's art opening. Alone with my art and the diffuse skylight-filtered light... … Continue reading My Art Opening & Book Signing – Tonight!

Getting Personal…

I'm working on a new bio, inspired by Dan Blank. It's taking shape...here it is: I design, write and paint to reveal deeper connecting rivers of light that flow through our problems and carry us to solutions. I am interested in the weave of words, images and form as they fix our focus on what … Continue reading Getting Personal…

March for Science, March for Magnetism

Written in support of science and my adopted home country, with an "Every Day is Earth Day" feeling in mind. Shared with you today. Feel free to click and download, share. The image links to jpeg, pdf and png files of the same. Art and poem by me. ❤ with love, Maia http://www.maiakumarigilman.com