I'm thrilled to write for Art Aesthetics Magazine, a dynamic online art criticism site and vibrant Instagram account founded by Pavan Chaggar in London. As a part of their "Interesting Artworks" editorials, I wrote about The Hunt, a pastel drawing by English draftswoman Laura Footes. It's hypnotic, resplendent ... and gory. Click here to read the full article, and be sure to check out more of Art Aesthetics' content!
As stated on the News page of this website and all over my social media, I received a once-in-a-lifetime chance to review "Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the Blue Review. I'm still a bit gobsmacked. Many thanks as always to Dina Brodsky and Trek Lexington, the masterminds behind the endeavor. Click either of the Medium links below to read my piece:
As my writing endeavors increase, I'm now a part of Medium, an online platform that shares and tailors written content. Many future posts on this page will also be posted there, so please follow @lauren.amalia.redding to keep up-to-date!
Artists on Art publishes my article, "Sacred Harbors: Egg Tempera & Metalpoint in This Contemporary Age," in their December 2017 issue.Read More
Thoughts on what can save us most during this volatile political climate.Read More
My review of the group exhibition "Transmogrification," curated by Tun Myaing and Panos Papamichael, for the Blue Review.Read More
A last-minute poetry reading for the Pen + Brush proves a snug and contented late winter night.Read More
A poetry reading given at the Hartford Art School in Connecticut in July 2016.Read More
Reflections on speaking with my ninety-nine-year old great aunt, Alice.Read More
Musings about things bigger than myself while wandering an old, magical Medici garden.Read More
Musings based on observations and my own wedding regarding a woman's all-too-commonly ornamental role and its corresponding contemporary stigmas.Read More
Details about the publication of my poetry on October 8th, and words from the editor who selected them.Read More
This prose piece about my grandmother and, consequently, my grandparents' remarkable story, was written as part of my Masters of Fine Arts thesis paper in 2011, and feels especially pertinent now with recent changes in U.S.-Cuba relations.Read More
Welcome to my writing page! An introduction to my blog and its origins.Read More
Excerpts from three poems to be published this autumn by the Pen + Brush.Read More