September 28, 2017

MINDMARROW Art is a Verb | Catherine Haley Epstein

http://mindmarrow.com/2017/09/repository-208-an-art-game-inspired-by-tolerance-and-the-five-senses-interview-with-sally-taylor/...
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September 22, 2017

The musical celebrity wattage was fairly blinding at Cocktails and Music in the Garden, a fundraiser for the transformative educational curriculum Consenses, held at the palatial waterfront home of Susan and Jim Swartz and co-hosted by their dau...
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September 11, 2017

Boston Common Magazine: REACHING CONSENSUS

THROUGH HER ART EXHIBIT CONSENSES, SALLY TAYLOR HAS TAPPED THE TALENT OF CARLY SIMON TO JIMMY BUFFET. NEXT UP? OUR COUNTRY’S KIDS. Boston Common, 14 Jun 2017 BY CHUCK ANSBACHER left: Consenses founder and musical artist Sally Taylor; ...
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September 11, 2017

WWD Woman's Wear Daily on Consenses

WWD Woman's Wear Daily on Consenses Sally Taylor Taking Her Consenses Project to MASS MoCA, Rosemary Feitelberg on August 14, 2017 OFF THE HOOK: Summer on the Vineyard means that “everyone is everywhere,” but that hasn’t deterr...
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August 4, 2017

Consenses at Mass MoCA in 2018

1040 MASS MoCA WAY North Adams, MA 01247 We’re proud to announce that Consenses is working on its next MAJOR mind bending, sensory enveloping exhibit in conjunction with Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Arts (Mass MoCA).  This exhibit will pr...
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July 15, 2017

The Importance of Curiosity in Education

On April 27th 2017 I had the honor of speaking at an alumni function for my high school alma mater, Tabor Academy.  When I’d been asked to speak back in January, the first thing that came to mind regarding what to talk about was a quote by th...
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March 15, 2017

What is "Good" Art?

My Step Father Frank sent me this article last week and I have no idea where it came from but it got me thinking.  What makes art "Good?"   Food For Thought In Washington ...
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March 15, 2017

Consenses Inspires Fifth Graders in Massachusetts

North County Fifth Graders Create Art To Inspire By Jack GuerinoiBerkshires Staff 03:44AM / Saturday, March 11, 2017Print | Email Sally Taylor's project engaged elementary school students through art. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — With the help...
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January 13, 2017

Sally Taylor Sings on Above the Basement

Sally sings live and unplugged on Above the Basement, Boston Music and Conversation and share's her thoughts on music, art, inspiration and Consenses' next phase.  ..."Music has been a chain in Sally’s own life, spending several years on the roa...
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December 2, 2016

Lincoln Center Spotlight interview with Sally Taylor

Photo by Timothy Johnson Lincoln Center Spotlight Interview: Sally Taylor Lincoln Center was privileged to welcome artist and musician Sally Taylor as an attendee at this year’s Global Exchange. Recently, the Global Exchange team spoke with Sal...
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October 19, 2016

Women on Fire: Hitting a High Note: Expressing Your Talents in the World with Sally Taylor

What is it like—really like—to grow up with famous parents? Hear the interview HERE at the bottom of the page. How would you find your own gifts, strengths and talents—and make your mark on the world—when there is always such intense focus...
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September 28, 2016

Why Should I Support Consenses?

Why should I support Consenses?... Because Consenses is taking its amazing unifying, empathy building, multidisciplinary process and forming it into a curriculum with a team of Harvard Education Graduate Students.  The curriculum is slotted t...
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September 28, 2016

Watch The TED TALK

Watch Sally Taylor’s TED Talk Taylor's talk draws on her founding in 2012 her founding of Consenses, a global, multidisciplinary, artistic collaboration involving 150 artists from around the world. In it she explores the nature of the human dile...
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July 20, 2016

The Beautiful Dilemma of our Separateness

Taylor's talk draws on her founding in 2012 her founding of Consenses, a global, multidisciplinary, artistic collaboration involving 140 artists from around the world. Consenses’ mission is to promote tolerance, empathy, creativity and peace by p...
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July 20, 2016

Consenses Documentary

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June 2, 2016

The Importance of Curiosity

The Importance of Curiosity in Education: On April 27th 2017 I had the honor of speaking at an alumni function for my high school alma mater, Tabor Academy.  When I'd been asked to speak back in January, the first thing that came to mind rega...
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May 2, 2016

30 Journaling Prompts for Self Discovery

From spiritualityhealth.com I often include different journal prompts on Weightless because I think it’s key to continually maintain a dialogue with ourselves. It’s part of building a healthy relationship, or rather a friendship, with yourself. ...
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April 9, 2016

Consenses in "The Examiner"

Musician Sally Taylor, special guest at Banned in Boston, talks to The Examiner about Consenses. Artist and musician Sally Taylor, daughter of renowned singer-songwriters Carly Simon and James Taylor, has a talent for starting things from the ground...
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February 29, 2016

33 Ways to Stay Creative

33 Ways to Stay Creative From Better yourself On Line Creativity is a beautiful gift but those who have it will tell you the one of the hardest things is being able to stay in that mindset. If it’s too forced it sometimes doesn’t come across as...
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February 26, 2016

Dalai Lama Personality Test

It is said that the Dalai Lama gave out this test out. This may be true (probably it isn't) but no one knows for sure... it's fun to think so anyway...and the test is fun too! There are only 3 sets of questions (Consenses like in nature) and the o...
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January 28, 2016

Like Father Like Daughter

My dad calls me "Dot," short for Daughter and I call my ol' man "Pop-O," a nod to the Wint-O-Green and Pep-O-Mints we used to share on long car rides, or so called "road trips."  Those yellow dotted lines that sew one side of the road to the other l...
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January 20, 2016

NoticeAbility: The True Gifts of a Dyslexic Mind

Now, I've only ever swam around a pool and can't even imagine the scale of 55 mile open water swim around an island, but I can attest to the difficulties of a dyslexic' scholastic experience.  For me (a dyslexic to an upside-down backwa...
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December 19, 2015

Martha Stewart photographs my Selfie

My brother's from another mother, Josh and Seth Larson, flew in from Colorado on Friday night.  They met us mid day at Jim and Leslie Attwood's lovely home in Bedford Hills NY.  We traditionally don't need much rehearsal so despite the 3 hour spr...
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December 18, 2015

Beautiful Humans

What is Beauty? Does it come from inside? What is it about it that we know it when we see it? That we want to reach out and touch it and own it and participate in it? What is Beauty? Really? I don't think I can put it into words.... so here HE...
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December 18, 2015

Lisa Randall: Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs

Please enjoy this amazing article on Dark Matter by Lisa Randall Dark matter is already known to be everywhere. But in her new book, Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs, Harvard cosmologist Lisa Randall proposes that this mysterious substance also playe...
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December 18, 2015

Simply Wonderful!

These are a few of my favorite things.  Please come celebrate those things in life that are SIMPLY WONDERFUL on our pinterest page and follow along....
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December 18, 2015

Quiz: A personality test with pictures

This 8-Picture Test MIGHT Reveal A Deep Truth About You How does this picture make you fee? Take this Personality test with pictures....
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December 16, 2015

Bridging Science and Spirituality

Bridging Science and Spirituality. Historically science has ignored consciousness seeing it as a mental construct, to quote from this video "people think of consciousness as what we have, instead of what we are."-Rupert Spria. "To look at the brain...
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December 14, 2015

Fear Makes Art more Engaging

According to Scientific American, There is now some evidence to support the hypothesis that terror actually makes Art more Sublime.  I believe art is, in itself sort of terrifying.  Most of the day we go through life categorizing things into blac...
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December 14, 2015

Hello! Selfie Miami

What are we saying when we talk only to ourselfies? Like a real-life Tumblr page, artist, author and feminist Kate Durbin created "Hello!Selfie Miami," a performance piece that occurred last week during Miami Art Week. The response to a man's ...
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December 14, 2015

Breath is the Vehicle to the Moment

Inspire your spirit to expand beyond the cubes Let this poem lead the charge, as you race through your day to your night to your day to your end, in helping you dive deep and straight and down and up and out and into the moment.  The present is de...
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December 14, 2015

Sarah Jones: Seeing Through Many Eyes

Sarah Jones an amazing actress, in this hilariously lively performance, channels an opinionated elderly Jewish woman, a fast-talking Dominican college student and more, giving TED2009 just a sample of her spectacular character range. Sarah Jones ...
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December 10, 2015

The Present is HERE

"The Present is HERE."- Sally Taylor This is where the present lives.  In every sense.  In every sense.  In HERE.  In the depth and height of each and every moment.  In the HERE. We'll meet you there. A Love note from Sally ...
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November 16, 2015

Objective Perspective. Does it exist?

There's a difference between understanding the world objectively (or at least trying to, anyway) and experiencing it through an exclusively objective framework. This is essentially the problem of qualia — the notion that our surroundings can only...
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October 21, 2015

Consenses and "The Point" with Mindy Todd

Unique Art Project Creates Many Connections On Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Sally discussed what motivates and inspires creativity through her project Consenses. Mindy Todd hosts this interview on The Point.  Listeners tuned in to hear about how arti...
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October 8, 2015

CONSENSES: "Creating Something Out of Nothing"

Today is the day! Sally will be a featured panelist at theEditorial.com "Creating Something Out of Nothing" event in Boston. (Sponsored by, Google.)  Sally will join fellow visionaries for a discussion on creativity, idea development and building mo...
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March 31, 2015

Nashville, Story Corps & CONSENSES

A highlight for  Sally while in Nashville was being interviewed by Leslie Belknap for StoryCorps.me at the historic Tennessee Performing Arts Center. As a special treat for all of you, here is the "behind the scenes" video she captured along with th...
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March 5, 2015

Consenses & 2015 Women's Leadership Forum

Sally Taylor will be among several featured guest speakers at the 2015 Women's Leadership Forum presented by the Ad Club March 9, 2015 11AM-6PM at the Westin Waterfront - 425 Summer Street, Boston to speak about Consenses. For tickets and further inf...
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January 7, 2015

GIVING YOU BIG THANKS!

(GIVING YOU BIG THANKS!) CLICK HERE FOR A SPECIAL MESSAGE! ...
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January 7, 2015

CONSENSES: "The Story"

"The Story" (DOCUMENTARY SHORT)  Watch this exclusive 15-minute-segment from the Consenses documentary to get a greater insight into what "The Story" of  Consesenses is all about. ...
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November 20, 2014

Just Makes Sense: Boston Globe - Arts - To Do List

The Boston Globe has featured Consenses in their Arts To Do List. Click here for more info. It just makes sense. ...
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November 19, 2014

Behind the Consenses: Chain 1 Revealed

Witness Consenses with this  exclusive look behind the scenes highlighting the creative process that went into the construction of Chain 1. None of the artists featured saw anything other than one piece of art previous to what would inspire thei...
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November 14, 2014

The Sound of Consenses: Bowers & Wilkins

"Bowers & Wilkins  p5s add a sophistication and elegance to Consenses' global, multi-disciplinary exhibition. The P5s are sleek as panthers and comfortable and comforting as a mother's hands. We are proud to deliver the musical content of Cons...
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November 8, 2014

Fractured Atlas: Meet the Project: Consenses

"It was great to finally set it free from my head and let it enter my heart." - Sally Taylor Each month Fractured Atlas features one of their fiscally sponsored projects who have been successful at using their program to advance their ...
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October 19, 2014

Songful Sunday: Sally on Song & Songwriting (video blog)

In this special video blog, our very own Sally Taylor reflects on her experience during her artist residency at Berklee College Valencia in Valencia, Spain. She shares what the art of music and song-writing mean to her personally, as well as expresse...
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October 19, 2014

A Moving Art Journey

" I have been thinking about the installation days after seeing it, and continue to be struck by how so many different art forms can be used collaboratively to express what is hard to say out loud." - Jane Maxwell Jane Maxwell is a mixed media ar...
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October 7, 2014

Consenses on WGBH

Sally Taylor recently sat down with Jared Bowen, Host of Boston's WGBH Open Studio with Jared Bowen to discuss her groundbreaking exhibition, Consenses. Click here for full video feature. ...
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October 4, 2014

CONSENSES ON T.V. - Tune In!

Tune In Alert! You have another chance to see the beautiful Sally Taylor discuss CONSENSES on WGBH's Open Studio with Jared Bowen (Channel 2 - Boston), TOMORROW, SUNDAY OCTOBER 5TH at 11:00 a.m. EST. This one is good and not to be missed! Set ...
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September 18, 2014

24 HOUR TICKET SALE: BOSTON OPENING!

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September 18, 2014

Art That Gets A Reaction...

"So far, the project has tapped more than 140 artists from 23 countries, ranging from Taylor’s astonishingly talented extended family and big names like Wes Craven to esoteric artists working in far-flung corners of the earth. The project compr...
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September 12, 2014

Something More for Consenses

In sticking with the music theme, fellow Consenses artists, Something Underground delivered a beautiful song with a beautiful message specifically for their participation in Consenses. If you haven't already, please take a listen... http://www.rever...
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September 12, 2014

NEW MUSIC & NEW GIG FOR JOHN FORTE & BEN TAYLOR

We are so excited to announce that Consenses artists, John Forte and Ben Taylor are back at it with some stellar new sounds. To celebrate their exciting new music vibe and album, they'll be lighting up the stage at NYC's City Winery, October 1, 2014....
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September 5, 2014

Art New England & Consenses

“I don’t get to be in control. I just get to ride it as if it were an elephant, with no reigns." - Sally TaylorMore on this fabulous feature here: http://artnewengland.com/ed_picks/consenses-festival-of-the-senses/ ...
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September 5, 2014

"Such a lovely surprise..."

    Consenses artist and celebrated photographer, Alison Shaw featured a beautiful piece shared by her own guest blogger, Sue Dawson. Read more of Sue's enlightening recount of her Consenses experience. A guest blog: by Sue Dawson For ...
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August 29, 2014

Consenses Featured in Forbes

Consenses received much love from the media for it's opening including a fabulous piece by Geri Stengel who writes extensively about the success factors of women entrepreneurs.  She did a fabulous job explaining Consenses and Sally got honest abou...
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August 28, 2014

A Big Thank You From Sally - for attending Consenses 2014 in Martha's Vineyard

Your support touched me deeply.  A special thanks to all 86 Consenses artists who made a special trip to witness the transformational journey your art made into into the language of dance, song, scent, taste, touch and sight. People were inspired, t...
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June 23, 2014

Hot Off The Press!

Consenses recognizes the vital role of collaboration with press in supporting the project’s visibility and impact. As such, the Boston Globe’s Carol Beggy has agreed to lead our national press campaign! Also, check out Sally Taylor talking all t...
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June 23, 2014

Documentary & TV In the Works

Oprah’s “Harpo” producers Amy and Neil Coleman have written and been shopping Consenses as a TV show to networks and a producer has offered to help develop Consenses into a documentary....
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June 23, 2014

MassArt & Consenses

MassArt’s graduate design students, under the helm of Brian Lucid, took Consenses on as their winter curriculum to aid in the exhibit design of Consenses Festival of the Senses. Each Student was given one photo and a string of art inspired by it (a...
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June 17, 2014

Testimonials of Consenses’ Curiculum

Sally has been taking the Consenses workshop curriculum into schools (Berklee College of Music, Brimmer & May, Tabor Academy, Walnut Hill and Shady Hill School to name a few) to generate interconnectivity within classrooms and encourage student...
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