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Buy Some Damn Art — Jane Schmidt

Jane Schmidt

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Where are you from originally and where do you live now? I am originally from Birmingham, Michigan and now live in Charlotte, NC. Bear-Pitcher-Man How did this series come about? I wanted to explore the theme of narrative illustration. I organized inanimate and organic objects into compositions that could tell a story. I was influenced by the book Arranging Things, A Rhetoric of Object Placement. It's author, Leonard Koren, investigates the selection and placement of objects in a composition and then applies unusual methods for determining the content and meaning of each composition. Like the paintings in Leonard's book each...

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