The Can(n)on Group Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, 2012:
"James Van Arsdale at Left Coast Books", Caroline Reiser, Santa Barbara Seasons Magazine Blog, May 16, 2011 - read it here
David Starkey interview - 11/23/2010:
David Starkey interviews artists James Van Arsdale, Steve Soria, Cyndee Howard and Penelope Gottlieb, with exhibition curator Miki Garcia
"...but there's also a bit of laughter to be gleaned from this show: James Van Arsdale displays a wall built from tiny, lovingly sewn sandbags. Funny thing is, these are exploding sandbags – it says so, right on their sides. So as long as the sandbags aren't doing their job (absorbing impact), you're safe, but if they thwart a bullet or even the brunt of a storm, baby, you're toast."
Artist in Bloom" - Review of "(Safe Inside My) Green Zone" by
Josef Woodard, Scene Magazine, Santa Barbara News-Press, Friday, August
|All content ©2000-2013 James Van Arsdale |||| contact|