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.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

No. 418 "Grandpa Had Red Lips" for Cugina Andrea

Christine Tarantino, "Grandpa Had Red Lips", laminated enhanced copy of photograph of (Grandfather of the Artist)Pietro Tarantino, c. 1918, Italia.
(Cousin of the Artist)Andrea Mermer Collection, NYC.

No. 417 "AMERICAN WOMEN ARTISTS, As A Tree You Are To Me"

Christine Tarantino, "American Women Artists: As A Tree You Are To Me", laminated collage, 11 x 17 inches, 2012.
Wooden Postcards Exhibit, Post Office Gallery, Stehekin, Washington, USA.

Saturday, January 28, 2012

No. 416 "I of the EYE-FAX"

FAX Transmission Sheet, sent from YESBIZCENTER, Orange, Massachusetts USA.

Christine Tarantino, "I of the EYE-FAX", asemic writing, 2011.
FAX Exhibit, The DeVos Art Museum, Michigan, USA.
Curated by Joao Ribas; co-organized with The Drawing Center, NYC and Independent Curators International, NYC.


Thursday, January 26, 2012


Christine Tarantino, HONEYMOON BOUND, enhanced photograph(1947, NYC) of parents boarding train, 2012.
Photo courtesy of cousins Andrea Mermer, NYC & Concetta Tarantino, Italia

No. 414 Red Lips Performance

Christine TARANTINO Red Lips Performance
Written for and first performed by Matt Taggart.

1. Apply bright red lipstick to audience member.
2. Invite audience member to apply lipstick to another audience member.
3. Hold up sign, "Sometimes you need red lips".

Variations of this are endless, feel free to improvise as needed.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

No. 413 Grandpa Had Red Lips

Christine Tarantino, "Grandpa Had Red Lips", enhanced postcard photo(c. 1918, Italia) of Pietro Tarantino, 2012.
Photo courtesy of Andrea Mermer, NYC(cousin of the Artist)

Sunday, January 22, 2012

No. 412 BETTER TOGETHER: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution

Christine Tarantino, "Better Together: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution", oil pastels with glitter on word collage, 4 drawings, January 22, 2012.
 2012 International Mother Language Day Art Exhibit, Kathmandu, NEPAL 

No. 411 Wooden Postcard

Christine Tarantino, "White Pine" woodburned slab of Eastern White Pine Tree, harvested from studio woodlands, 2012.
Wooden Postcard Mail Art Exhibit, Stehekin, Washington, USA

Friday, January 13, 2012

No. 410 FREED OM for Anne Frank

Christine Tarantino, FREED OM for Anne Frank, laminated word art with glitter and fingerprint, 2011.
Created for International Holocaust Remembrance Day, project of Isabella Branella, Italia.

No. 409 RED LIPS for Dalai Lama

Christine Tarantino, RED LIPS for Dalai Lama, laminated collage with red lips, text, and glitter, 2012.
INviso Mail Art project of Ruggero Maggi presented at the Tibet Pavilion of Venice Biennial
– Italy Pavilion - Torino, January 2012.
INviso wants to be a strong protest sign to remember all Tibetan martyrs.