September 2012

Christine A. Tarantino - Hjuler BROTKATZE collaborations on exhibit at FzKKe Gallery, Germany, Sept. 1 - 30, 2012.

With the Blood of a Daylily - Poems & Drawings by the Homeless Poet by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

THESE HANDS PRAY FOR GERONIMO, a visual poem of American Indians, by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

Christine A. Tarantino's ECDYSIS, snake skin artist book exhibited with 99 other book artists in Italy, curated by Maddalena Castegnaro.

Christine A. Tarantino, Sign and Language Group Exhibit, Open Stal, The Netherlands.

Christine A. Tarantino series of 40,"Being Human"
published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #20,

RED LIPS - What is Your Version for Me? by Christine Tarantino is published by Words of Light now available in print or eBook formats. New version includes ALL 42 artists from 13 countries plus additional text and images by Christine Tarantino.

August internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO
features artist STEVE RANDOM.

WORDS OF LIGHT BOOKS, Art Publications By
Contemporary Artists, new blog offering various format books
published by Christine A. Tarantino.

Christine A. Tarantino/Words of Light publishes THE
by Walter Festuccia.

Christine Tarantino, "Instant Person 1 & 2", self-portraits with Polaroid Camera for POLAROID MADNESS, project of Franticham, Ireland. On-line exhibit and exhibition Kassel, Germany during the DOCUMENTA 2012. "INSTANT PEOPLE"250 polaroid self-portraits by 175 artists from 22 countries.11.– 23. Juli 2012 Zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung am Mittwoch, dem 11. Juli 2012 ab 19 Uhr möchten wir Sie und Ihre Freunde herzlich in denKasseler KunstvereinWerner-Hilpert-Straße 2334117 Kassel, einladen.

Christine A. TARANTINO, "Ecdysis" artist book exhibited at Villa Excelsa, Sannicola, Italia. Curator, Maddalena Castegnaro
Opening night:

July internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Anna Banana, Darlene Altschul, & John Mountain.

June 2012
"THESE HANDS" call for entries, newest project from Christine TARANTINO.

June internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Antoni Miró.

"Fear No NewNew Art" artist book published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #19, Ireland.

"E-mail Between the Artist & Her Lover" artist book exhibited Villa Giulia, Italia. Curator Marisa Cortese.

"WHO AM I?" artist book exhibited Mostra Internazionale, Italia. Curator Virginia Milici.

"RED LIPS of Christine Tarantino", art booklet by Bruno Chiarlone published in Italy.

May internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist RYOSUKE COHEN.

Christine TARANTINO, "RED LIPS FOR DALAI LAMA" exhibition @ INviso, Padiglione TIBET, AssociazioneSal Viana frazione Saliana Pianello del Lario (CO)curated by Ruggero Maggi.

April internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artists Daniel C. Boyer and Richard Canard.

Christine Tarantino, "NEWNEW ART Mono-Prints"
published in"Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 18",
Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

DODODADIANI featured this month
in internet art exhibit at Christine Tarantino Collection. Dododadiani
internet art exhibit

RED LIPS Project: What is your
version for me? Send or RED LIPS, Box
121, Wendell, MA 01379 USA
"Sometimes I need red apple. Sometimes I need
red lips."-- Nam June Paik
Your RED LIPS art modification will yield
online documentation, maileddocumentation, and potential publication. Please
include a mailing address with your submission.

Christine Tarantino, "Better Together: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution", International Mother Language Day Art Exhibit, Kathmandu, NEPAL, by invitation of Rafique Sulayman, Curator.

Christine Tarantino, "Flux-USA Gallery of Stars with Lucy Chew Intervention" exhibited in Group Show: Fluxfest Chicago 2012 (Chicago, USA) FROM THE ARCHIVE Mailart and Fluxus from the archives of Fluxus/St. Louis. Opening reception Chicago Art Institute, Joan Flasch Library.

February online art exhibits from 'The Christine Tarantino Collection' features Belgian artists Guido Vermeulen and Gerson Wenglinski.

Christine Tarantino, "RED-BERRY Series" published in "Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 17", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

FAX Exhibit, The DeVos Art Museum, Michigan, USA, curated by Ribas; organized by The Drawing Center and ICI, NYC. TARANTINO "I of the EYE-FAX", asemic writing series:

Wooden Postcard Exhibit, Stehekin Post Office, Stehekin, Washington, USA. Christine Tarantino work:

Christine Tarantino, "PhotoBooth" work published in new book, "Photobooth Performances" by Ginny Lloyd.

Christine Tarantino, Mail Art and Video Performance at Galleriea Terre Rare, Bologna, Italy, January 28 - February 8, 2012. Project of Maurizio Follin, Italia.

Christine Tarantino, RED LIPS for Dalai Lama, collage exhibited at Venice Biennial Tibet Pavilion – Palazzo delle Esposizioni Sala Nervi - Torino, project of Ruggero Maggi, Milan, Italy.

Christine Tarantino exhibited at Foundation IK New Year Celebration Exhibit "I WISH", The Netherlands, by invitation of Ko de Jonge.

The Christine Tarantino Collection, newest Christine Tarantino art blog started on January 1, 2012. Showcasing selected works from my 20 year collection of works on paper from artists around the globe.

Christine Tarantino-Hjuler BROTKATZE Collaboration exhibited at GALERIE "Offenes Atelier D.U. Design", Austria, Barbara Rapp, Curator.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

No. 392 "Write/Right Words"

Christine Tarantino, "Write/Right Words", oil pastels on foamboard, 28 x 38 inches, visual poem, 2011.
WRITE NOW Visual Poetry Exhibit, The Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Fall 2011.
 Write Now: Artists and Letterforms
September 30, 2011 – April 29, 2012
Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago Rooms
This exhibition presents recent works using letters and text in painting, printmaking, sculpture and video. Included in this exhibition is a Fluxus project with international submissions of mail art and concrete poetry.
9/30/2011, 5:30-7:30 p.m.: Opening Reception

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

No. 391 Remedy for Healing

Christine Tarantino, "Remedy for Healing", hand-written visual poem, 8/10, signed Christar, 2001.
David-Baptiste Chirot Collection

No. 390 I Am Free

Christine Tarantino, "I Am Free", hand-written visual poem with ellipse, 2001, signed Christar.

David-Baptiste Chirot Collection

No. 389 "Nature/Nurture"

Christine Tarantino, "Nature/Nurture", collage on black plastic, 2011.

John Martone Collection

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

No. 388 Tell Truth Not Secrets, 2

Christine Tarantino, "Tell Truth Not Secrets, 2", visio-textual work with white craypas, red-stamped ink, and glitter, July 12, 2011.
Created in protest for upcoming continuing exhibition of Tell Me Tell Me Secrets, The Secret Exchange at National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea, via Terry Reid.

No. 387 Tell Truth Not Secrets, 1

Christine Tarantino, "Tell Truth Not Secrets, 1", visio-textual work with white craypas, red-stamped ink and glitter, July 12, 2011.
Created in protest of ongoing exhibition, Tell Me Tell Me Secrets, The Secret Exchange Project, forthcoming show at Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia, via Terry Reid.
Additional venue exhibitions: National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul; National Art School, Sydney.

No. 386 Non Art for Hesse

Christine Tarantino, Non Art for Hesse, collage with photo and text, July 2011.

Created for 'Non Art / Anti Art', project of Thierry Tillier, Belgium.

No. 385 Live/Love for Bulls

Christine Tarantino, Live/Love for Bulls, collage with self-portrait, July 2011.

Created for 'Bulls in Seville', mail art project of Miguel Jimenez, SPAIN.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

No. 384 "16 Marks with Eyes Closed"

"16 Marks with Eyes Closed", Christine Tarantino, self-portrait with black ink, glittered, dated, fingerprinted, July 10, 2011.

Created for The StereoCollab Painting Project of Gregory Fitzsimmons, USA

To be mailed to Reed Altemus to complete the Collab, then on to Fitzsimmons for publication.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

No. 383 20 Years of MAIL ART

Mail artists, thank you for twenty years of your exchanges and the phrase "prepare to be perplexed"! It's been amazing.

Monday, July 4, 2011

No. 382 W,X,Y,Z collage

Christine Tarantino, W,X,Y,Z, collage with text, splatters, glitter, and oil pastels, 2011.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

No. 381 PhotoBooth Book Performance

Christine Tarantino, PhotoBooth Book Performance, collaged photostrip, 2011.
Created for PhotBooth Book project of Ginny Lloyd, Florida