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Yuri Shimojo

image-70 Black and Blue 2 Owl 1 Owl 2 Artist Bio Yuri has been expressing her life through painting, journaling and dancing since she was 3 years old. Her upbringing in Tokyo was a very unconventional one - learning Japanese traditional arts and experiencing foreign culture through traveling abroad. These two elements, so drastically different, ...

Paul Catalanotto

image-69 “Seeping Beauty” 80×36 inches Paul Catalanotto 'The Physical Properties of Color' August 6 - Sept 17, 2008 curated by Delah McKay 914-260-0097 Opening Reception Wednesday, August 6, 2008 7-9 pm Artsee Eyewear 863 Washington Street NY NY 10014 212-414-0900 www.artseeeyewear.com

Susan Norton

image-65 Artist's Statement Skool: a Comic Skool began as a personal project, started in college to remind myself of lessons learned outside the classroom. Now, like a graduate program, it is what employs my time in replacement of having a full-time job or a savings account. I draw it by hand, with a ...

John Azelvandre

image-60 'Lifeforms' by John Azelvandre on Exhibit at Dizzy's A show of John Azelvandre's artwork, titled 'Lifeforms,' is currently on exhibit at Dizzy's Restaurant, on the corner of 8th Avenue and 9th Street, in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 'Lifeforms' is inspired by the following thoughts: The time is long past due for us to ...

Matthew Trygve Tung

image-53 Matthew Trygve Tung, 'The Bronx, Post Divestment', ink on cotton-rag paper, 40 x 25', 2008 Matthew Trygve Tung, 'Untitled', ink on cotton-rag paper, 14 x 20', 2006 Matthew Trygve Tung, 'American West III', ink on paper, 21 x 15', 2007 Name Matthew Trygve Tung Background Born 1982, San Francisco, CA. Education BFA San Francisco Art Institute, 2006. Website/Contact http://mtung.info Neighborhood Greenpoint, ...

Elizabeth Jordan

image-48 Elizabeth Jordan, 'I'll Fly Away' Elizabeth Jordan, 'Leisurama' Elizabeth Jordan, 'Lives of Birds' Elizabeth Jordan, 'Mantle World' Name Elizabeth Jordan Medium Sculpture Neighborhood Gowanus, Brooklyn Artist Statement My work incorporates found materials, recycled wood, wire, paper mache and claystone, and illustrates objects both familiar and symbolic. Together they represent the development of a vocabulary of pieces that can interact together ...

Lynn Christian

image-44 Lynn Christian '#12' 18 x 24 inches, oil on canvas Lynn Christian '#18' 30 x 30 inches, oil on canvas Lynn Christian '#13' 20 x 20 inches, oil on canvas Artist Statement These paintings usually begin with an idea about color, and a feeling, sometimes of a memory. They evolve on the canvas through ...

Nathan Kensinger

image-40 'Brooklyn Navy Yard: Building 128', photograph 'Brooklyn Navy Yard: Admirals' Row, Grand Ballroom', photograph 'Brooklyn Navy Yard: GMD Shipyard', photograph Twilight on the Waterfront: Brooklyn's Vanishing Industrial Heritage My photographs bring you inside places you may have walked by a thousand times and always wondered about. They take you into Brooklyn's industrial waterfront, a ...

Paul Catalanotto

image-33 Paul Catalanotto, 'Those Places That Once We Visited' 30x36 inches Paul Catalanotto, 'Seeping Beauty' 80x36 inches Paul Catalanotto, 'Neuron Roulette' detail Artist Statement My current work is about how we see and experience color. It is based on my theory that colors have universal physical properties. I rely heavily on these physical properties, ...