Further art discussions and notifications for the artwork of Sam Thorp

Friday, May 25, 2012


How far is too far....

One of those theoretical questions that come up in art school is something like:  "Are you willing to go to jail for your art?" or "Are you willing to be arrested in the name of art?" "How many rules are you willing to break?"
I may find out very soon. But not in any glorious,  aesthetic way.
I've arranged my life in such a way so that Art is the priority. In doing so, other things have had to go on the back burner. Some things have gone neglected, causing a bit of an unbalance. And it may have caught up with me.
Is this really worth it?

I mean... .there's always the chance that I have no real talent and i've wasted my life.

This Saturday, Artfrom gallery is holding an art benefit show called Motherly Love.
"An event celebrating creation and life!
Proceeds from the art directly benefit families affected by breast cancer. Come and support this cause and the art scene by entering work, attending the event, or purchasing a piece of art for a great cause. Refreshments will be served."
I am offering a portrait drawing in the auction.
bid on a chance to get a drawing done of your mother, for your mother, of your own kids... or however you wish.
The event details are here:

Further on down the line:
June 1st my show opens at Remedy.
It's a bit of a nostalgia show for me, going back to my comic book roots.

June 2nd will be the closing of Curved Light.
This coincides with the Vandergrift Fine Arts Festival, so come out and make a day of it.

And Sunday June 3rd is the Common Wealth Show, downtown at the Gay & Lesbian Community Center.
that's a lot of art in a short period of time... and you may be thinking if I am over extending my self?
maybe.... we'll see how this goes.
Stay tuned for more updates.

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