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3 Questions with Carl Lopes

An interview from Art in Embassies 3 Questions Digital Series with Carl Lopes, who speaks about his creative process and artwork at the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Praia, Cabo Verde.

The Spirit Connection

The Spirit Connection: Chris Flisher Brings The Art Of Mandala To Cape Verde Through Art In Embassies Entering the hotel lobby I spotted Chris Flisher right away. Long grey flowing hair, laid-back composure. We are sitting down for a chat at a hotel in Cape Verde, off the coast of West Africa, where Flisher has […]
Chris Flisher, 12-Point Lotus, 2004, Watercolor, pen and ink, Courtesy of the artist, Boxborough, Massachusetts

Boxborough artist meets Ambassador to Praia

Art in Embassies and the American Embassy in Praia, Cape Verde recently collaborated on an Artist Exchange with artist Chris Flisher of Boxborough, who writes the “Oh My Stars” column and “Turning of The Wheel” blog for The Beacon. Flisher visited Cape Verde from July 8 to July 15 to conduct workshops and presentations at […]

Chris Flisher: Invading the world with art

BOXBOROUGH — An artist and astrologer, Chris Flisher is a close observer time, distance and space, as well as the celestial sky from which he draws inspiration when he creates his colorful spiritual drawings – called mandalas – in his Boxborough home studio. Now Flisher’s artwork is on display half a world away, in Praia, […]
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