Monthly Archives: December 2015

Xiao Wang – San Francisco, California

Briefly describe the work you do. My practice focuses on realism painting. By taking advantage of oil paint’s great capability of rendering alternative realities, I use mellow colors and thin glaze to create realistic figure, object and space that evoke a … Continue reading

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Jared Plock – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Briefly describe the work you do.  My practice focuses on the intersection between sculpture and drawing. Through this investigation I examine objects and our experiences of them. The objects that interest me most are the common and mundane. It is … Continue reading

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Xi Zhang – China

Briefly describe the work you do. I am a painter. My work explores the way individuals’ minds reshape their physical environment. Contemporary psychological theory allows that our consciousness, emotions, and subconscious can be akin to the “paint” that consistently colors our … Continue reading

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Teale Hatheway – Los Angeles, California

Briefly describe the work you do.  I make mixed media paintings and site specific installations which explore the theory that we remember environments as compilations of elements with which we develop emotional connections. I extract details (such as pattern, color, … Continue reading

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Jennifer Clausen – Livingston, Montana

Briefly describe the work you do.  My work focuses on the transformations of feelings from the intangible into something physical.  In my paintings, I attempt to give my feelings an existence and permanence that is separate from myself.  Ultimately, my … Continue reading

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Pascal Pierme – Santa Fe, New Mexico

Briefly describe the work you do.  Wall reliefs in wood and mixed media/freestanding wood sculpture Tell us about your background and how that has had an influence on your work and on you as an artist. Pierme cites his Grandfather … Continue reading

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Amy Bay – Portland, Oregon

Briefly describe the work you do.  I make small scale, abstract oil paintings on canvas and panel. They skirt the edges of geometric abstraction and more gestural painting. Colors and marks accumulate and the surfaces become topographical. I mix a … Continue reading

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Kim Kei – Los Angeles, California

Briefly describe the work you do.  I am an artist primarily working in painting and photography by way of sculpture. I begin by making and applying mixed-media skins to small found bits of discarded detritus: cloth, fur, shell, bone, and … Continue reading

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