The Artist Birthday Series

Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

Today’s Artist Birthday: Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven (sometimes also called Else von Freytag-von Loringhoven) (12 July 1874 – 15 December 1927) was a German-born avant-garde, Dadaist artist and poet who worked for several years in Greenwich Village, New York City, United States. Her provocative poetry was published posthumously in 2011 in Body… Read More Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

The Artist Birthday Series

Griffon Ramsey

Today’s Artist Birthday: Griffon Ramsey (b. 1980) Griffon E. Ramsey (born April 23, 1980) is a performance artist, chainsaw sculptor, writer, social media star, and independent film maker based in Austin, Texas best known for her pop-culture wood sculptures which have appeared at the Australian Chainsaw Carving Championships and the Butler Chainsaw Carving Invitational. Several… Read More Griffon Ramsey