CD of the Week
Sonoma Inspired: Landscape
Many artists find inspiration in the landscapes of Sonoma County. Tanya Tolmasoff and the Upside Dance Company create performances that speak to the majestic redwoods and reflect the waterways of the landscape. Bruce Johnson is a sculptor/craftsman t...
Sonoma Inspired: Water
Artists Ned Kahn and Sandy Eastoak create artwork inspired by the waterscapes of Sonoma County. Water often appears in, and influences, their work. Kahn creates environmental sculptures. Eastoak paints images that reflect our interaction with the nat...
Sonoma Inspired: Agriculture
Sonoma County is a place of beauty and agricultural bounty. Photojournalist Erik Castro captures images of this beauty and studies the faces and experiences of the people who work the fields and vineyards. Peter Krohn studies the beauty of agricultur...
Sonoma Inspired: Erik Castro
Erik Castro is a photojournalist that takes beautiful and thought-provoking images of the fields and vineyards of Sonoma County and the people who work in these environments. The photos appreciate the individuals, as well as the place, and inspire Ca...
Sonoma Inspired: Upside Dance Company
Tanya Tolmasoff choreographs contemporary dance inspired by, and performed within, the dramatic landscapes of Sonoma County. The Upside Dance Company's work is defined by the towering redwoods, the meanering streams and waterways and the beauty of th...
Sonoma Inspired: Ned Kahn
Ned Kahn is an environmental artist. He is inspired by natural phenomena, including the waves and water of Sonoma County. Water becomes a changable mirror to what the atmosphere is doing. A response surface. A responsive membrane. It reflects all tha...
Sonoma Inspired: Bruce Johnson
Bruce Johnson is a sculptor/craftsman who works with redwood material. These "elders" of Sonoma County serve as his inspiration for pieces that exude the energy and vitality of the region. These falled trees become masterpieces in the hands of this s...
Sonoma Inspired: Peter Krohn
Peter Krohn is in the forefront of a new artform - "scanography." Using a high quality scanner, Krohn arranges natural material including fruits, vegetables and flowers. These "blessings of the Earth" spring from the soil of Sonoma County and become...
Sonoma Inspired: Jack Stuppin
Jack Stuppin is a painter that thinks of his landscape paintings as an environmental statement. His background in geology brings new insight to his work. He celebrates the beauty of Sonoma County landscapes from the fields and valleys to the dramatic...
Sonoma Inspired: Sandy Eastoak
Sonoma artist, Sandy Eastoak, is inspired by the waterscapes of Sonoma County. The creeks, the Russian River and the Pacific beaches. She is obessed with nature, ecology and how we can be in a more healing relationship with all in nature that is not...