Saturday, July 30, 2011


The New York Times' Steven McElroy wrote about A Book About Death: The Ties That Bind, curated by LuAnn Palazzo in the July 31, 2011 edition.

The featured image is by Joan Harrison, the artist who curated Ray Johnson & A Book About Death at CW Post.

The Ties That Bind opened and welcomes artists to a New Orleans Jazz concert on August 13, 2011.

You can click on the image to read only a part of the article. To read the complete article, click: Visual Meditations on Death.

Friday, July 29, 2011

y así de tantísimo amor nos queremos [159]

y así de tantísimo amor nos queremos...

and like this, with lots of love, we love each other....

Bibiana Padilla Maltos and Devon Endl are the proud parents of a small wonderful person.  Bibiana is one of the ABAD artists who participated in the first NYC exhibition and organized an exhibition in Mexicali.  


Monday, July 25, 2011

LACMA & ABAD [158]

Letter from LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) confirming receipt of A Book About Death in their permanent collection.

Many thanks to Mara Thompson who organized the exhibition at The Otis College of Art and Design, and the gift to LACMA.


A Book About Death: THE TIES THAT BIND

Curated by LuAnn Palazzo

Artists' Reception: 

Saturday, 13 August 2011, 7pm–10pm
Exhibition: 31 July–2 September 2011

The Second Avenue Firehouse Gallery is open Saturdays from 12-4 PM.

Directions: The Second Ave. Firehouse is located in Bay Shore at the corner of Mechanicsville & Second Avenue Southern Pkwy to exit 42S (Fifth Avenue South), left on Union Blvd.,right on Second Avenue, proceed to the corner of Mechanicsville & Second Avenue. Firehouse is on the left.

For more information, please see The Ties That Bind website: 

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Susan Shulman On CUTV [156]

Artist Susan Shulman on Montreal's CUTV talking about her work and the role A Book About Death played in her life and current projects.

See Susan Shulman's work here: