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…
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)!
Wishing you all a happy new year from my studio in Chatham, New Jersey, where I am taking a break from ironing out abstractly-painted and huge sheer fabric panels that are coming ready for display at one of my three upcoming art shows... a busy and exciting year of creativity ahead. I launched into the … Continue reading It’s all new!
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!
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!
Have you ever wondered what's happened to the wilderness of the suburbs? Wondered how to reconnect with nature when you're city-based and not feeling mobile to visit lesser-explored lands? Asked for just a few minutes of wonder and stillness, without having to travel too far to find it? That's what I am sharing with … Continue reading A wilderness journey from heart to home
Jump on it! Described by shaman Janet StraightArrow as a journey of awakening and finding positive ways of taking action to assist a world in environmental distress and by architect and AIA Middle East president Raya Ani as a timely and contemporary novel about love and care for the world—The Erenwine Agenda helps us … Continue reading Heading out for the weekend? This Saturday/Sunday only, my books are free!