THE IMAGINED IMAGE: Looking with the Inner Eye

Malarcher, Patricia
April 1997
Surface Design Journal;Spring97, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p21
Trade Publication
The article discusses the process by which artists arrive at images that express emotional, psychological, or spiritual experiences. According to the article, when various textile artists were asked about this subject, some artists spoke of images received in dreams or during meditation, while some described strategies they developed in order to access their unconscious pool of images. The article includes a discussion of this issue with artists Michael Olszewski, Rise Nagin, Barbara Lee Smith, and Joyce Marquess Carey.


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