Halloween Blessing Band NYC- A Blessed Blast!

I love a parade, especially being in one.This Halloween, and with blessings many to come, I joined Mama Donna Henes’ Blessing Band. We led the NYC Halloween Parade (right after the horses) with ritual circle dances, blessing chants, offerings of sage, bubbles and glitter/magic dust. Blessings were given and reciprocated with all the people, sentient beings, and streets of our wonderful city. Pure joy and semi-tired feet.

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Finding Art(ists) On The Block & Following Them to The Subway Station

I am pleased as punch to have a full page color plate of my work in “Art on the Block: Tracking The New York From Soho to The Bowery, Bushwick and Beyond,” by Ann Fensterstock. This groundbreaking book was just released by Palgrave Macmillan. Continue reading

Bushwig 2013

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This gallery contains 41 photos.

Bushwig was phenomenal. Madame Vivien V, Merrie Cherry, and Untitled Queen made me feel rightfully welcomed. At first the gate keepers didn’t accept my outfit as drag. Then I explained this was the first time EVER that I bought and … Continue reading

Woodstock Woodpecker Rap

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PECK PECK PECK PECK PECK PECK!
PECK PECK PECK! PECK PECK PECK!
It’s the Woodstock Woodpecker Rap.

Gorgeous crimson feathered friend rapping away
Exquisite sculptors signaling the final insect feast
A tree becoming dead wood.

Putting final touches on my contribution to the Woodstock Guitar Sculpture Auction:
“Woodstock Woodpecker Rap”
What joy to paint again!

Outside the arbor guys are buzzing away
Can’t take a chance the trees will hit our home in a storm
BUZZ BUZZ BUZZ! BUZZ BUZZ BUZZ! T-I-M-B-EEERRRR!

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Grand Splash: Celebrating Grand Central’s Centenarian Year

Travel back to 1995. I photographed and digitally immersed Grand Central Terminal.
“Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash” was installed at Grand Central Terminal from 1995 -96, enjoyed by millions.

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler's Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96

Meryl Meisler’s Grand Splash installation @ Grand Central Terminal, 1995-96