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Ralph Maratta

image-405 The Fowlers Trap Tangled with the Rabbit Holes The Shortest Distance Between Two Kindred Souls Is Love Wormholes in a Tree Artist Statement Big Dreams focuses around the idea that humankind shares a sort of imagery bank; elementary ideas from the beginning of time or archetypes as described by Carl Jung. With that said, ...

Rebecca Schiffman

image-397 “Jiva” 2007, Watercolor on paper, 9' x 12' “Water #1' 2006, Watercolor on paper, 15' x 8' “Framed Feet” 2006, Watercolor on paper Bio I graduated from Cooper Union in 2004, moved back uptown to my parents house and started a zine/blog about The Upper East Side called The UES Journal. I have ...

Megan Berk

image-390 Palm Springs 6, acrylic and aquarelle on panel, 34x60 Palm Springs 5, acrylic and aquarelle on panel, 34x48 Retreat, acrylic and aquarelle on panel, 34x28 Artist Statement My recent work investigates the shadows of the American middle-class landscape. I locate surface qualities that both seduce and haunt, simultaneously evoking my own middle-class ...

Suzan Choy

image-382 Artist Bio I am an illustrator living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Things I think about on a daily basis include sandwiches, Tina Fey + 30 Rock, monograms, masking fluids, humidity, laundry, NYTimes Science Times, and microns. You can contact me at suzan@obokchoy.com. BFA from Pratt Institute. FUN FACT// Suzan is pronounced as Suzanne ...

Alex Downs, Laura Gibson, Chad Rimer

image-367Exhibit at Sweet Lorraine Gallery, contact artists for viewing information. Alex Downs - Vessels Email: downs2681@gmail.com Web: http://www.flickr.com/photos/downs2681/ Phone: 347-387-2382 Laura Gibson - Drawings Email: bella.gibson@gmail.com Phone: 718-775-1557 Chad Rimer - Sculpture Email: chadrimer@yahoo.com Phone: 718-775-1556

Cara Phillips

image-362 Before & After Room, Tribeca. 2007 White Consultation Chair, Upper East Side. 2006 Implants, Upper East Side. 2008 Singular Beauty “The best of beauty is a finer charm than skill in surfaces, in outlines, or rules of art can ever teach, namely, a radiation from the work of art of human character.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson This ...

Summer (Part One)

image-346 Valery Rizzo @ http://www.valeryrizzo.com/ Wonder Wheel, Coney Island, Brooklyn, 2007 Valery Rizzo @ http://www.valeryrizzo.com/ Pin-Up Girls, Coney Island, Brooklyn, 2007 Lara Wechsler @ http://www.larawechsler.com Sprinkler Fun Lara Wechsler @ http://www.larawechsler.com Flying John Tebeau @ http://www.tebeau.com Nathan's John Tebeau @ http://www.tebeau.com Summer Grill

Jonathan Vingiano

image-339 Artist Statement My current work concerns technology and the interpretation of data that exists in the inaccessible, invisible systems that surround us. For Cell Phone Painting #1 , I established a website which collected the cell phone numbers of willing participants. On a specified date and time, users text messaged painting instructions ...

Maria Tanikawa

image-332 title: relativity-6 medium: Japanese pigment/metal-leaf/sumi-ink on wood panel dimension: h60” w24” title: vicissitude 2009 medium: collagraph dimension: about h24” w36” title: relativity-twisty 2008-2009 medium: PAINTING(Japanese pigment/metal-leaf/sumi-ink on canvas) dimension: h8” w10” Artist Statement I was born in 1978 and raised in Japan. After obtaining a BFA at Tama Art University in Japanese Painting Fine Arts in 2005, I moved to New York ...