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Julian Jackson

image-185 Polestar oil on canvas    74' x 64'     2008 Drift oil on canvas    67' x 60'     2008 Afterburn oil on canvas    67' x 60'     2008 Artist Statement In the year 1073, Painter and theorist Kuo Hsi asked,  'Why do people love landscape?'  and answered,  'Hills and gardens restore our nature (chi), so we ...

Alex White

image-181 Traffic Lights, Pastel on Paper, 20x26 Side by Side, Mixed Media on Paper, 14x17 Pencil and Pastel, 20x30 paperboard Artist Statement Through expressionism, my work intends to communicate energies and questions that are nestled within our everyday surroundings, yet uncovered only in glimpses and moments. My work begins with a questioning of a temporal ...

Lara Wechsler

image-175 Artist Statement I consider myself a street photographer; my camera is always on hand and I shoot at anything that strikes my interest in public places. I constantly pay attention to people, composition and lighting. My love for New York City has always motivated me. The city offers ...

Dean Russo

image-171 Angelina In A Silent Way Give It All Away Dean Russo creates vibrant acrylic paintings that combine soft touches of realism and the bold playfulness of pop art. Studying fine art at the School of Visual Arts in NYC, Dean has developed a very unique style in the 15 years working as a ...

Win Studio Space at the Brooklyn Artists Gym

The Brooklyn Artists Gym is an open atelier style studio and gallery facility of 9000 sq ft in the Gowanus section of Brooklyn. They are hosting an art contest on their Myspace page. The winner receives one month free at the Brooklyn Artists Gym! More information available here: http://www.myspace.com/thebrooklynartistsgym

Louisa Armbrust

image-166 Free Range Hockey, artist's rendering of ongoing project, final materials are adhesive vinyl, dimensions variable Melee 1, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40', 2008 Scenario 3, acrylic on canvas, 20 x 16', 2008 Artist Statement The conflicting characteristics of play fascinate me. Play is described as the opposite of work, but is used to ...

Happy Holidays!

image-155 Happy Holidays to everyone who's been following Art In Brooklyn - and a special thank you to the artists whose work has been featured.

Ted Papoulas

image-150 February Pharmacy, 8'x12', gouache and acrylic Donut Shop, 14'x11', gouache and acrylic Coffee Shop, 8'x10.5', gouache and acrylic Cafe Moutarde, 25' x 9', gouache and acrylic Artist Statement I believe there is a universal appeal in the specific and that a work depicting a small, personal scene will also resonate with viewers. My aim is ...