Sheila Hicks: dedicated to experimentation

by Patricia Cassidy

If you attended The Salon at the Park Avenue Armory this past November, it was hard to miss the works of Sheila Hicks brought to you by Demisch Danant Gallery. The Salon at the Park Avenue Armory, Sheila Hicks.Textile Fresco, c. 1969Five panels formed from twisted skeins of linen, silk, cotton118.11 H x 133.86 i... Read More

02/16/17

A Solo Sojourn to Spain

by Patricia Cassidy

This trip happened on a whim, looking for a summer retreat, I booked a ticket to Spain. Spain seemed to fit all my requirements. A country celebrated for its rich history of art and architecture, food and siestas, before I knew it I was on my way.I started my trip in Madrid. Where I spent most of my time hopping f... Read More

07/20/16

Beyond the Dunes: My Trip to the United Arab Emirates

by Patricia Cassidy

Recently, I was invited to a friend’s wedding in Dubai. This would be my first trip to the Middle East, and I wasn’t sure what to expect upon my arrival. I had a feeling my nights would be filled with traditional Pakistani events, but wasn’t sure if I would have time to explore the city in general.The Emirates Pal... Read More

01/14/16