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  • What is a Redactive Poem?

    A Redactive Poem is a piece of text created by redacting all the text around it, leaving only a more simplified (often very different) version of what is left. I won’t claim to have invented this — it’s origins date as far back as the 1960’s. In 1977 Ronald Johnson famously created Radi Os — a longform epic poem constructed entirely from a single copy of Milton’s Paradise Lost. My…

  • Recent Works 2/9/19

    Greetings all, I thought I would share the new original works I made in the studio this last week or so. My studio is very small for the type of operation we run, so I can really only do one ‘module’ at a time — this week it was collage. This is an 11×14 collage in a 16×20 matte. These guys are smaller — 8×10 Ok, we have a big…

  • Who is D.M. Rosemark?

    Dustin D.M Rosemark is a mixed multimedia artist living in the Minneapolis metropolitan area. His work is principally focused on reproduction based media — with a specialization in antiquarian photographic processes. He works in collage, analog photography, alternative process printing, film production, redactive poetry, and sculpture. His work consistently tackles appropriation, addressing the media saturation in our society. His goal is to take common images, which we are constantly bombarded…

  • What is Media Studio One?

    Media Studio One (MS1) is a lifestyle brand specifically focused on bringing handmade contemporary art to the average consumer. We want to break down the barriers that make it difficult for an average person to engage with, purchase, and display contemporary artwork. MS1 began in 2017 as a partnership between husband and wife team Amanda Meemken and Dustin Rosemark as a vehicle to push their creative works further. Initially the…

  • It’s Starting to Get Real

    If you happen to be close friends or family then you know Amanda and I have been working on a new project for over a year now! We will get into the details as we go along, but today we filed our DBA with the state — first step of a handful of fun legal things we plan to implement over the next few years.