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My name is Michael Draghi. Tumblr

I love to combine abstract spaces, shapes, and colors with fragmented figurative elements. My drawings and paintings pursue and clarify the marriage and interaction between people and the abstract and the confusing world they inhabit. I view my work as a resolution, a way to manifest my curiosity and accept the mystery…

10 Creative Ways to Introduce Yourself to Your Students

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We once heard of a teacher who dressed up in her best bell bottoms and discoed her way into her classroom on the first day with Gloria Gaynor blasting from the speakers. Elaborate, but memorable—and if you decide to go that route, please send us a video so we can post it on our Facebook page

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Geraldine Gonzalez

A graduate of the Duperre School of Applied Arts ­Ecole Supérieure d’Arts Appliques Duperre (textile section), Geraldine Gonzalez started her career as a shoe designer before becoming a sculptor. In the past her work has been used as illustrations in advertising, the press and children’s books, and shown in both personal and group exhibitions in several Paris museums

She has also worked with Christian Lacroix, Sonia Rykiel, Chantal Thomass, and with Hilton Mc Connico for Hermes, Baccarat, Van Cleef et Arpels and Givenchy. Her most recent creations, imprints of mystery and fragility seem to emerge from an enchanted forest.

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The Fine Art of Japanese Cuisine by Sheharzad Arshad

A homage to Katsushika Hokusai.

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Rebecca Louise Law born 1980 in Cambridge,UK is an installation artist who works with natural materials. She trained in Fine Art at Newcastle University, England. Her work plays with the relationship between the human being and nature. She is best known for her interactive large-scale installations of hanging flowers within site-specific spaces. As well as exhibiting in Public Spaces, Galleries and Museums, Rebecca has made installations for fashion brands such as; Hermes, Salvatore Ferragamo and Gucci.

For the wider community Rebecca has also led Land Art Projects to encourage social change through engaging with nature hands on. She operates out of a studio on Columbia Road, East London.