Category: Arts & Culture

The Art and the Artist

Trish Biddle,  a native of Minnesota, has published over 40 works that are in corporate and private collections throughout the world. “Art Deco”, derived from the “International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Art” in Paris in 1925, is the…

December’s Featured Artist

This month Featured Artist is Nicole Charbonnet, and she cannot be described as “emerging” in the usual sense of the word; her reputation as a leading contemporary artist has already been made. What does continue to emerge, however, is Nicole’s…

The Cover Art and the Artist

A native of Ontario, Canada, Maureen Shelleau exudes a passion for horses that dates back to her riding school mount “Rocky” at the age of eight. Learning that he was for sale, her parents purchased the horse, and thus Maureen…

Book Review of ‘Ruffian’

RUFFIAN: A RACETRACK ROMANCE  By William Nack, ESPN books, Spring 2007 After his serendipitous entrance into racing journalism – precipitated by his recital of every Kentucky Derby winner while standing on a desk at a Newsday Christmas party – William…