Artists I Know: Mindy Bray

From a resort’s “desert oasis” to gardens inside modern office buildings, the natural world is integrated into our urban environments. Denver-based artist Mindy Bray turns her attention to these spaces, creating elegant paintings and site specific works that explore how we manipulate nature in urban settings. Focusing on the concepts of “absence and presence,” Bray … More Artists I Know: Mindy Bray

The Rain Studies

Why did I ever not want to create limited edition prints of my work? Honestly, I cannot remember. I think it was looked down upon, but now it is cool. So when I got the opportunity to create my own edition of prints from my original watercolors, I was thrilled. The process was challenging. First … More The Rain Studies

Harnessing Chaos

Life is what happens while you’re busy making other plans. ~ John Lennon For the past month or so, I have been wrestling with a painting. I tried all my usual tricks- sneaking up on it with white paint to “cover up” the parts that were not working, simplifying it, making it more colorful, making … More Harnessing Chaos