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Artist Profile: CJ Nye

image-6150To know my work, know that I know what I do. Every mark is there for a reason, exactly as it is. I describe the world as I feel it and as I understand it rationally, in broad strokes. To find the lexicon of my work, look through the filter ...

Artist Profile: Ryan DaWalt

image-6002Artist Statement These works are composed with handmade pigments-a ferromagnetic material which is colored and then cast on linen backed by a magnetic field.  Each piece has a unique color play. The paintings have actual magnetic lines that run through the pigments before they are fixed.  The resulting image is like ...

Lincoln Road Serape by Katherine Daniels

image-5709The Lincoln Road Flatbush & Ocean Residents and Merchants Association (LinRoFORMA) and the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) announce Lincoln Road Serape, a new installation that transforms the look and feel of a pedestrian bridge spanning the subway tracks on Lincoln Road between Flatbush and Ocean Avenues in ...

Artist Profile: Karen Fitzgerald

image-5641 1.Gentle Wind, 2011, 38”x35”, image 24” diameter, oil with copper on prepared paper, $2,800. 2.Daylight in the Field, 2011, 38”x35”, image 24” diameter, oil with silver on prepared paper, $2,800. 3.Breath of Our World, 2011, 38”x35”, image 24” diameter, oil with 23k gold and silver on prepared paper, $2,800. 4.Water and Dust, 2010, ...

Exhibit: “Ellen Emmet Rand Ellen Emmet Rand” at Figureworks

image-5555 JANUARY 13, 2012 - MARCH 4, 2012 RECEPTION: JANUARY 13th from 6-9PM Figureworks is pleased to welcome 2012 with a two-person exhibition by Ellen Emmet Rand and Ellen Emmet Rand, grandmother and granddaughter. The work in this show will combine Ellen Emmet Rand’s portrait paintings and drawings from the turn of the ...

Artist Profile: Elisa Decker

image-5466Artist's Statement My photographs celebrate serendipitous findings, ambiguities and the possibilities for transformation in the everyday. I acknowledge the poetry in what most often goes unnoticed. http://www.elisadecker.org/ 1. Mask, archival pigment print, ©2011 Elisa Decker 2. Grey Squares, archival pigment print, ©2008 Elisa Decker 3. Pieces, archival pigment print, ©2010 Elisa Decker 4. Counterpoint, archival pigment ...

Fran Shalom

image-164 Artist Statement I am a modernist abstract painter with a pop sensibility. My works balance the formal with the playful, paring down shapes and ideas into their most basic forms. It is a search for clarity and humor, as is evidenced by the shapes and colors in my ...

Anne Russinof

image-1732 Thick and Thin Oil on Canvas 24 x 24 in. 2010 Cubic Oil on Canvas 16 x 12 in. 2010 Urban Garden Oil on Linen 20 x 17 in. 2010 Tapestry Casein on Paper 16 x 12 in. 2010 Statement My work combines an expressionist tendency with a more minimalist appreciation of structure and grid. Originally from Chicago, where architecture is a preoccupation and presence, I came ...

Susan Klein

image-1645 Statement My studio practice is based around the idea that process and experimentation instigate creation. The work is self-referential, in that I may make drawings, cut up the drawings and build sculptures, take apart the sculptures and create collages. Or I may collect scraps of past drawings, form sculptures, take ...