Monoprints from Around the World

Monoprints from Around the World

The beauty of this medium is in its spontaneity and its combination of printmaking, painting and drawing.

Broken Ark

Broken Ark

“I had been given the boathouse studio to work in and felt surrounded by water and delighted by a large turtle, two river otters, a beaver and a loon”

Up in Arms: A Response to Guns in America

Up in Arms: A Response to Guns in America

I’ve always been afraid of guns,” says artist Jerilea Zempel. Her recent project is an effort to silence guns and render them invisible.

Facts on the Ground in Israel & Palestine

Facts on the Ground in Israel & Palestine

My aim is to create works of art that raise as many questions as they answer. This project started at BMC before I traveled to Israel and Palestine.

BodyLines: A collaboration across genres, race and age

BodyLines: A collaboration across genres, race and age

Lisa Marie Brimmer and I are creative collaborators hailing from Minneapolis, MN. We are poets… writers… artists… actors… producers… creative placemakers…yogis. One of us has a cat named Hendrix. The other listened to Jimi’s music endlessly, obsessively, all throughout high school.

On the face of it, some might see as an unlikely partnership, separated as we are by age and race. But even if we’d never met in person, if we’d only communicated through words and sound, we’d sing only connection. We’re simpatico. It’s a beautiful truth that within the world of creative practice false boundaries are often transgressed.