Beth Markel

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Excellence in your chosen medium…

Posted on September 26, 2013 by Beth Markel

There are some things you just have to experience to appreciate.  Sitting in a room with a Monet, alone, breathing, and just seeing what he saw.  Turning a corner in a museum and seeing a Picasso up close and personal.  It takes your breath away!  Standing in a field, alone, with sculpture towering over you, [...]

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Laumeier, Meijer and Yo-Yo Ma

Posted on September 9, 2013 by Beth Markel

It turns out that music moves me.  Art moves me.  Poetry touches me.  Sculpture speaks to me.  Walking through my first sculpture park must be what heaven looks like (www.laumeiersculpturepark.org).  Walking through the next park in Grand Rapids (www.meijergardens.org) must also be a slice of heaven.  Being exposed to new artists (Isaak Witkin – my [...]

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