The Best of Mad Swirl : 11.10.18

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“I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can’t see from the center.” Kurt Vonnegut ••• The Mad Gallery ••• They’re Gone – Sharon O’Callaghan Shero This month’s featured artist, Sharon O’Callaghan Shero, brings us photographs that look like they were pulled straight out …

New Featured Artist : Sharon O’Callaghan Shero

by on November 9, 2018 :: 1 comment

They’re Gone – Sharon O’Callaghan Shero This month’s featured artist, Sharon O’Callaghan Shero, brings us photographs that look like they were pulled straight out of a suspense thriller. The way she plays with (little) light and (lots of) dark sets such a mood that you might end up insisting there’s some kind of dark and mysterious backstory to each and every shot. The way …

Notes of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 11.07.18

by on November 8, 2018 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of November (aka 11.07.18) Mad Swirl kicked off our 14th year of mic madness! The Regal Room (at the Independent Bar & Kitchen) was chock filled with all the swirlin’ souls we know AND love! ‘t’was quite the Swirl-abration! HUGE GRATS to all you mad poets, performers, artists and musicians who helped swirl us up a …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 11.03.18

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“When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.” Robert Mapplethorpe ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Big Eye Bug” (above) by featured artist Dan Rodriguez It’s been our pleasure to feature photographer, Dan Rodriguez, in our Mad Gallery. Dan has been a big part of our Mad Swirl world for years, capturing the swirlin’ scene at our …