Category Archives: Outsider Art

Henry Darger

                   

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Susan Te Kahurangi King

Born in New Zealand in 1951, Susan Te Kahurangi King stopped speaking around age four but drew prolifically through her thirties, when she abruptly stopped. In 2008, almost twenty years later, she resumed her work, picking up where she had … Continue reading

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George Ault

George Ault, Black Night at Russell’s Corners, 1943 George Ault, Bright Lights at Russell’s Corners George Ault, Daylight at Russell’s Corners, 1944 George Ault’s work is in a traveling exhibition beginning at the Smithsonian Art Museum in D.C. and traveling … Continue reading

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Jackson Pollock/Janet Sobel

Janet Sobel, Untitled, Oil and enamel on canvas, 1946 -1948, San Diego Museum of Art I saw my first Janet Sobel painting at the San Diego Museum of Art last month. What is so fascinating is the connection between and … Continue reading

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Jean Dubuffet

For the last few years, I’ve found the work and thought of Dubuffet to be particularly inspiring and enlightening. Dubuffet’s work goes to the very heart of what it is to engage in image making. When I was younger I … Continue reading

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