So much is going this week!   Don’t miss the CLARE ROJAS SHIFTED HORIZONS at Soco Gallery.  SEPTEMBER 18 – NOVEMBER 8, 2019 Opening Reception with the Artist Wednesday, September 18, 6 – 8 PM SOCO Gallery is thrilled to present fourteen new paintings by Clare Rojas. The gallery will host a public opening reception.. read more →

As an art addict there is nothing better than art as a gift. I am particularly fond of original art and supporting local artists.  I want to share just a few of my favorites sources for art. Shop Local: Hidell Brooks Gallery – This is one of the premier galleries in the country. I am.. read more →

This past August, I had the pleasure of visiting the studio of the talented Anne Lemanski on one of my many Penland School of Crafts visits.  It turns our she lives only a short ways from my summer cottage. I was entranced at seeing her intricate process of creating her works and sculptures. I even.. read more →

While the holidays are certainly a time of giving, I am always curious of what people are wanting too. My design pal, friend and creative ingenue, Barrie Benson, inspired this column through her husbands uber specific and fabulous list.  Of course, I create my own lists yet I reached out to my creative friends to.. read more →

Elliott Puckette has long been a favorite and coveted artist. I am so excited to get to see this exhibition and meet the artist this week.  SOCO Gallery is beginning the 2017 fall season with a solo exhibition of new works by New York-based, Tennessee native, Elliott Puckette. Her work is in the permanent collections.. read more →

I am headed out the door to see these beauties… SOCO Gallery is presenting Karine Laval‘s exhibition, Artificial by Nature, opening tonight. I wanted you to share this show, featuring works from her most recent photographic exploration- a series entitled Heterotopia. Artificial by Nature presents a series of chromogenic prints that transform and question our experience of the natural world.   SOCO curators.. read more →

A few weeks ago I was invited to hear David Netto speak at Soco Gallery about his recent publication, François Catroux, and attend a dinner in his honor at the lovely home of gallerist, Chandra Johnson. It was a magical evening to say the least.   David Netto, an author and designer of interiors and furniture, is contributing design editor.. read more →