Your art in a museum show? How invented hierarchies keep us fooled. #811

What happens if women begin to make the images of the future? What if we REFUSE the images of oppression, separation and sexism and make our own images and stories? As far as I’m concerned, we have to. It has long been understood that those who control the images and stories control the culture. We…

Curator’s Update on our Living Museum and Community #810

This turning towards what you deeply love, saves you ~ Rumi Red Thread Letter #810 Turning Towards What I Love + Curator’s Update with what is happening at the Museum www.musea.org www.shilohsophia.com Dear Ones, When I think about what really truly lights me up – it is art. Painting, writing, dancing, sculpting, storytelling, theater, music…

Painting: Learning to See in the Light 2010 by Shiloh Sophia

Can ‘Healing’ Make Us Too Tame?

Does our version of healing, tame us into submission? Is our desire for domesticity, over-riding our call to the wild? How can maintaining originality help us navigate the rough terrain of life with innovation? Is our potential for pleasure, and even bliss, being forced into the background in the name of moderation? “Learning to See…

My Teacher (this painting is astonishing)

“Paint like you have all the time in the world” ~ Sue Hoya Sellars ‘Centaur Becoming’ painted by Sue Hoya Sellars for my sister, Shannon Cinnamon McCloud This painting, to me, is astonishing. Just take a moment to pause and look at it. The expression on the horse’s face, the hills, the mist, the hands,…