Opinion and Commentary

Matt Glenn: Superheroes and Sculptures

  • Feb 18, 2014
  • Matthew Clemente
  • Opinion & Commentary

Matt Glenn did not set out to be a sculptor. An artistic child, he was more interested in drawing pictures of The Incredible Hulk, Flash Gordon, and Batman. His career emerged from that love of heroes, his natural talent, and a chance encounter with a box of clay.…

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Art is what who calls what?

  • Feb 2, 2014
  • Matthew Clemente
  • Opinion & Commentary

I develop a website for artists, so the question, "What is art?" - or - "Is this art?" is a daily occurrence. Marketer/Philosopher/Mr. Clean look-alike Seth Godin proposes a definition of art that raises some questions: "Art is what we call the thing an artist does." Does that even make sense?…

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McCrow: One Less Assault Rifle

  • Dec 10, 2013
  • Matthew Clemente
  • Opinion & Commentary

Use of actual AK-47s serves as the striking foundation for McCrow's artwork. Provocative, controversial, and insightful, he uses the decommissioned assault rifles to explore our often contradictory attitudes towards these weapons.…

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