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Posted on: August 6th, 2016 by Erika Wood

Austine at the Opening, Polage Art Exhibit

“Mastering the Mysteries of Light”

Springs Preserve, Las Vegas on view through Sept 18, 2016

Interview with Austine and look at her exhibit of Polage Art entitled “Mastering the Mysteries of Light” at Springs Preserve in Las Vegas. The show is being presented in conjunction with a major touring exhibition called “Playing with Light”. The exhibit of Austine’s Polage® Art is both a retrospective and a show of new works. […]

Posted on: July 1st, 2016 by Erika Wood

“Mastering the Mysteries of Light”

Polage® Art Exhibit

Springs Preserve, July 15—Sept 18

More and more, I find the day’s news drives me to seek some refuge. In my art I turn away from harsh and confusing events of the world, toward beauty and understanding. Ever since studying art in the 1960’s, I have made art that rebels against the ugly and the profane. Back then, aesthetically pleasing […]

Posted on: May 9th, 2016 by Erika Wood

Austine at Work on a Commission for the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

 Polage® Art for the Montgomery, AL Museum of Fine Arts In 2012, the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts commissioned Austine to create an interpretation of a large painting in their collection called Cazador de Nubes by Edgar Soberon. This is the second “interpretation” Austine has created for the MMFA.  The video above shows Austine working […]

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by Erika Wood

Interactive Polage Art

Polage Art in the Lahaina Offices of Maui Jim Sunglasses My work is always an act of discovery, both for me and viewers of my artwork. In a sense, my work is completed by those participating in it. That is why, for me, my most rewarding works are the interactive pieces I have created for […]

Posted on: November 5th, 2015 by Erika Wood

Recent Commission

Over the past few months I have been working with wonderful clients, the Hubers, to create a special commission for their house. Dan Huber is a musician and wanted to express the fun and joy of playing in a live venue. I experimented with ways to depict a ballroom mirrored ball to capture the party […]