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January, 2014

  • 19 January

    Remembering Jef Campion – Two Weeks In The Studio of Army Of One

    Written & Photographed by Photojeninc Jennifer Jaimes •  Posted: Jan. 19, 2014 A friend and I had planned to fly from LAX to Miami for Art Basel 2012.  The tickets were bought, and the plans were in place.  Last minute my friend had to cancel due to work in New …

December, 2013

  • 26 December

    Haddon Sundblom, The Father of Modern Father Christmas

    New York City – Thursday, December 26, 2013 Have you ever heard of an artist named Haddon Sundblom? No? Well you’ve seen his work. You could say he’s one of the most famous character designers ever. He created the iconic Santa we know and love. He based him on Clement …

  • 25 December

    Fifteen Iconic Artworld Family Christmas Cards

    Each year at this time I make the trip to my childhood home and stare at a refrigerator full of holiday cards from distant relatives and old family friends. Many of these cards include an annual photo, each year the same people in the same configuration, in front of the …

  • 24 December

    Santa as Visual Art in 7 images

    New York City – Thursday, December 24, 2013 Santa Claus or “Saint Nick” has had many different representations as a visual image. The following list is a collection of 7 different depictions of Santa Claus at different times throughout the tradition of Christmas. 1. “Saint Nicholas” is depicted above; a …

  • 23 December

    GKids Screening Oscar Nominated Animated Films at IFC Center

    GKids is a NYC based distributor… which admittedly doesn’t really sound that impressive until you look at the films it has brought to the United States. The Secret of Kells, Chico & Rita, A Cat in Paris (which by the way were all Best Animated Feature Oscar nominees) — and probably …