A eulogy, not obituary ---
The big event this week (in my life, anyway) was the death early Friday morning of dear friend Daryn Curtis who finally lost her decade-long battle with cancer. She was 50 years old. Though not very productive in her later years, Daryn embodied the artistic lifestyle. She had a wonderful knack for bringing creative people together for projects, a fabulous entourage of characters who now have enduring friendships. She was the motivating force behind Cathartic Cabaret, a community-oriented amateur theater group which was very inclusive and delighted audiences in
One disturbed artist …
Speaking of local artists, social realist Eli Levin has just published his professional biography Disturbing Art Lessons. Eli has been a fixture in
More disturbing …
As you may know, the old
And WTF happened to The Box Gallery? It was a staple in our daily recommended allowance of visual art, especially on opening nights. Probably something to do with Railyard rents. Any tidbits, dear reader? All things must pass, indeed.