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JOHN ALBRIGHT – Painter

Murals, paintings, trompe l’oeil , decorative painting.

Studio 10B
Tel. 215.421.5641
albrightstudios@yahoo.com

 
VIRGINIA S. BALTZELL – Baltzell Design Collection

208 Rex Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Tel:215-928-1411
Mobile:215-869-8015

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RACHEL BRAUN – ART THERAPIST

The creative process for positive change and well-being. Rachel specializes in working with women who experience depression, anxiety and eating disorders. Offering both individual and group sessions.

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Email: info@artandtherapy.net
215-459-4915

 
ELIZABETH CASTIGLIONE – Painter

Elizabeth Castiglione’s painted collage series, “Landscape of Memory,” explores the concept that memories change over time. Specifically, the act of remembering something causes the memory to be altered, “reconsolidated.” Her work explores this dynamic process by linking and layering disparate scenes from her life to create new images. Painted landscapes from her Rhode Island childhood form the ground for photographs taken of her children, her ancestors, and her animals. She hopes that, through this process, her images acquire a sense of universality, a sense of both the loss and the beauty inherent in the passage of time.

Castiglione received her B.A. from Yale University in 1990, and her M.F.A. from the University of Washington in 1998. She lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with her husband, two sons, and numerous animals.

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Email: beth.castiglione@gmail.com

 
ANDREW CHRISTMAN – Painter

My paintings explore the tension between modes of visualization associated with both scientific and intuitive understanding. The techniques and methods that I employ synthesize the painterly and improvisational conventions of expressionism with the rendered and didactic conventions of zoological illustration and field guides. Drawing upon sources from both Eastern and Western naturalist traditions, my intention is to cultivate an empirical artistic approach rooted in the observational study of a subject and the excavation of the emotive memories of that same subject.

267.694.7709
Email: acjcscac@gmail.com
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Way of Words Projects

 
BETTINA CLOWNEY – Painter

Bettina Clowney is a painter based in Philadelphia. She is a graduate of Tyler College of Art. She has shown in local galleries and exhibitions, and has been collected nationally and internationally. She is a member of InLiquid, Mt. Airy Art Garage, ArtBarcs, and Amazon Art.

Bettina works between abstraction and realism in oils, watercolors and drawings.

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CAROL COLE – Artist

Carol Cole combines ordinary objects in artful ways…through her skill and vision, junk is transformed, becoming almost invisible in its new configurations. The viewer first appreciates the bold forms, varied textures, and rich colors of her sculptures, and only after careful looking, recognizes the repurposed familiar components.

Carol’s work is in many corporate and private collections. She maintains a large inventory of available pieces and welcomes studio visits by appointment.

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S. COULSON DOWNES – Painter

Abstract Oil Landscapes and Private Commissions for Corporate and Residential Clients.
Sharon is a fourth generation painter, a graduate of Moore College of Art and Design, and is an active member of Muse Gallery in Old City Philadelphia. Sharon’s oil paintings employ bold colors, dark shadows, and fractured compositions. Her landscapes toggle the line between abstract and representational playing off the viewer’s memory while challenging their interpretation of the natural world.
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SARAH GUTWIRTH – Painter

My current work deals with the concepts of relationships contained within collections and taxonomies. Some of the imagery stems from Renaissance science, some from folk taxonomies, and some is derived from collections of different kinds. I always seek to avoid the space of traditional still life, while still referencing its history.

Sarah Gutwirth is a Professor Emeritus of painting at Murray State University, now living in Philadelphia. Her MFA is from Pratt Institute and she holds a BFA in painting from the Pacific NW College of Art and a BA from Reed College.

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Email: sgutwirth@murraystate.edu

 
MELISSA MADDONNI HAIMS – Fiber Artist

Melissa Maddonni Haims is a fiber artist based in Philadelphia. She creates knit graffiti, soft sculpture, and large-scale knit + crocheted installations using recycled, reclaimed or rescued textiles. Ms. Haims is an active member at The 3rd Street Gallery and a part of the executive team for FiberPhiladelphia, an international biennial of fiber arts.

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WENDY OSTERWEIL – Textile Printmaker

Wendy Osterweil is a full-time textile printmaker and a teaching artist/art educator with over 35 years experience in university, schools, artist residencies, art centers, workshops, and out-of-school programs. She creates “slow clothes” by silkscreen printing on textiles with natural and fiber reactive dyes and then sewing unique garments, one at a time. Each piece is a three-dimensional collage that moves through the world on a human body. Wearable art by Left Hand Print Studio Clothesline is meant to be worn for life.

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LIZ PRICE – Artist

Liz Price : oil paintings, drawings, prints…

Gallery:Cerulean Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Gallery:B. Deemer Gallery, Louisville, KY

 

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