I'm excited to share with you today the work of my friend Jill Galloway Sherman. The Philadelphia-based artist originally trained as a sculptor and photographer, but counts many mediums in her skill set, including drawing and book design. We spoke recently to discuss her career path, her sources of inspiration, and the direction of her newest work.Read More
Here's a trend I can totally get behind: artist collaborations with major retailers. These relationships can be beneficial to both parties. The store gets some street cred and a breath of new creativity for their line. The artist gets a welcome influx of cash, some publicity, and a far larger reach than he or she would normally enjoy. And really, isn't it better for these stores to embrace artists rather than just bite on their work? Some stores do so without much repercussion, so I'm all for supporting the ones that give creatives their due.
Following are some of my favorite artist/store pairings in stores now.Read More