Artists

Alexys Henry

Alexys Henry 70x60 60x96 30x30 30x30 60x60 30x30 30x30 30x60 Although Alexys Henry was born in Arizona, she grew up in both Phoenix and New York and was influenced by dramatic shifts in both cultural and physical environments. While in Phoenix, Henry was very active on her college campus studying journalism, painting, and Early Childhood [...]

Angela Maritz

Angela Maritz 24x54 30x40 30x40 30x40 30x30 30x30 36x48 36x48 30x30 Angela Maritz lives and works in the Bay of Plenty on the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island, having moved there from her native country of South Africa in 2007. Angela believes she was born to be an artist, her earliest memories revolve [...]

Anthony Tomaselli

Anthony Tomaselli 36x36 30x40 24x36 36x36 24x48 24x36 24x36 36x24 36x36 24x36 Born in 1954 in Rhode Island to an Italian-American family, Anthony Tomaselli has had a passion for the visual arts from a young age. As a student at Rhode Island College, Anthony worked under dedicated, thoughtful, and passionate educators who left an enduring [...]

Antonia Tyz Peeples

Antonia Tyz Peeples 36x24 Magnitude, serenity, beauty, power, and endless rhythm are some of the many reasons the ocean is a never-ending source of inspiration for me. I love to closely study the patterns and designs that occur. I take hundreds of photos every year to use as research and reference. Composition is always the [...]

Bob Curran

Bob Curran 16x20 30x40 24x36 24x48 24x36 16x20 40x40 24x36 24x36 18x24 Bob Curran was born in Providence, Rhode Island, so the ocean which surrounded him became his inspiration. Block Island and Maine’s coastline are influential in many of Bob’s paintings, along with the works of many realism artists. As a self-taught artist, Bob honed [...]

Catherine Lee

Catherine Lee 24x36 24x36 30x40 24x36 20x24 The artist’s real name is Li Jian Zhu, but her signature name is Catherine Lee. She was born on February 4th, 1975, in Xiamen, Bok Kun Providence, Chine. She loved to paint and wanted to become an artist at a very young age, she graduated from Xiamen Art [...]

Chul Park

Chul Park 30x40 36x36 36x48 Chul Park was born in Yeongil City, Gilim Providence, China in June 1969. At a young age, C. Park was greatly interested in paintings. Park studied at Gilim Fine Art Institute and has been working full-time as an artist since 1995. His expertise is in painting impressionistic and contemporary gardens, [...]

Clifton

Clifton 38x26 38x26 A Chinese contemporary, Clifton enjoys the fine art of plein-air painting. Each painting translates the ambience of light and atmosphere. His brushwork combines the sensitivity of the landscape with an almost impasto use of color. His technique has become characteristic of the impressionist movement with his discontinuous strokes of color that attempt [...]

Cui Ji

Cui Ji 36x60 36x60 Cui Ji was born on January 16th, 1966 in Wangchin, Jirin Providence in China. He was interested in painting ever since he was a kid, and he pursued his career as an artist by attending and graduating from Yenben University. Many of his paintings were exhibited at the Jirin and Yenben [...]

Dennis Carney

Dennis Carney 40x40 40x40 32x68 26x46 26x46 10x10 10x10 10x10 10x10 Dennis Carney was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and spent his childhood surrounded by the colorful landscape of the deserts. Later, Carney's family would move to Texas where Dennis would continue to pursue art and invention by attending the University of North Texas. The [...]

Domine Ragosta

Domine Ragosta 30x40 24x48 30x40 Domine has been a full-time artist for over 35 years. She paints with a palette knife and her style is Impressionism, with her newest work reflecting an abstract interpretation. The view from her studio overlooking Hawkins Pond in Rhode Island has been a source of inspiration, as well as the [...]

Emily

Emily 36x36 In 1971, Emily was born in Seoul and attended an art high school. Emily first started painting just as a hobby but quickly developed a strong passion while learning the ability to capture beautiful scenery onto a canvas just by painting with hands. In addition, she paints with a lot of detail and [...]

Helen Zarin

Helen Zarin 40x50 40x40 40x40 50x50 36x36 50x50 30x30 30x30 23x29 26x51 50x50 40x52 40x52 40x50 40x40 40x50 50x40 50x50 50x50 50x50 30x70 30x70 40x40 20x20 20x20 20x20 20x20 40x16 32x16 32x16 Zarin – The name instinctively provokes the imagination with the mystery of antiquity, of an illustrious by-gone age. Zarin’s paintings coerce the viewer [...]

Jason Jarava

Jason Jarava 30x30 30x30 24x24 Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Jason Jarava started showing interest in art at a very early age. Fortunate enough to have encouraging family and friends, he began to spend most of his time in the arts. Location was also a big influence on the direction his art took. Luxuriant landscapes, tall [...]

Jean Charon

Jean Charon 40x60 J. Charon was born in 1959 in Chungcheongbuk-do. As A child, he saw other children near his age painting and became determined for art. His family moved to Seoul, where his father enrolled him in an art school where he could be taught professionally at an early age. In 1990, jean traveled [...]

Jeffrey Sparr

Jeffrey Sparr 18x24 16x20 18x24 On a whim, and with no background or training, Sparr decided to try his hand at painting. Like discovering a superpower, he found painting dramatically subdued the symptoms of his Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), providing a creative outlet and sense of control. Sparr has been crowned the "Forrest Gump" of painting: [...]

Jennifer Lister Shaw

Jennifer Lister Shaw 30x60 30x60 Born in the agricultural landscape of Upstate New York in 1980, artist Jennifer Shaw grew up the eldest of six children in the small town of Rodman. Her close-knit family ties helped build the confidence that is needed to visually explore and render the world around and expand a young [...]

Jodi Maas

Jodi Maas 60x40 72x36 Having lived in Hong Kong for 5 years, Jodi was able to experience the diverse cultures and fascinating beauty of many exotic countries including India, Nepal, Thailand, Japan, and the Philippines. After extensive travel, she now calls Arizona home. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Illustration from [...]

John Young

John Young 24x48 48x36 20x24 John Young was born in Jilin Providence, Wangqing City, China in 1970. His real name is Quan Yong Xu. John Young demonstrated a passion and natural talent in the fine arts as he grew up with his father, Quan Dong Ji, who was a professor in art. His father's enthusiasm [...]

Joshua Schicker

Joshua Schicker 60x60 40x24 40x24 40x60 40x60 44x64 Joshua Paul Schicker was born in Omaha, Nebraska. Raised in a variety of places, Joshua spent time in Izmir, Turkey, Guam, and Washington State. These diverse experiences had much influence on his later work. He arrived in Phoenix, Arizona as a freshman in high school. This led [...]

Kari Taylor

Kari Taylor 60x60 50x70 60x60 Kari grew up in Arizona where she attended Arizona State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in printmaking. After college, she worked in the fine art field producing both commercial prints and artwork. Previously a dancer and choreographer, she is drawn to objects in space and their movement. [...]

Larisa Martino

Larisa Martino 5x7 5x7 5x7 5x7 5x7 11x14 12x18.5 An ethnically Russian artist who was born, raised, and educated in Central Asia (a former part of the USSR), Larisa dates her passion for art from an early school age when she attended drawing classes in afterschool programs. She developed a fusion of art styles having [...]

Lucian

Lucian 48x48 Lucian is a member of the Korean Fine Arts Association and Korean Professional Artists Association. He has participated in many private and group exhibitions over the years such as the 2004 Korea Professional Artist Mall (KPAM) Festival, which encourages modern arts to the Korean community; Busan Daily Exhibition; 2004 Korean Art White Paper [...]

Maya Eventov

Maya Eventov 40x40 40x40 30x40 36x48 30x48 40x40 20x20 20x20 Maya Eventov grew up in Leningrad in the former Soviet Union. St. Petersburg, as it is now known, is a city fabled for its beauty and culture. At a very young age her parents introduced her to the great masters. Countless hours were spent at [...]

Natasha Barnes

Natasha Barnes 18x18 18x18 18x26 18x26 36x72 30x60 Natasha Barnes is a South African artist and has been painting since the age of seven. Her natural talent and pure passion for painting has led this self-taught artist to develop a profound style, exhibiting expressionism, color, and movement. Her paintings are inspirations found in her travels [...]

P. Bell

P. Bell 30x40 30x40 36x48 24x36 24x36 30x40 30x40 30x40 30x30 30x40 24x48 P. Bellâ's real name is Guinam Chung. He was born in Jilin Province, China on June 25, 1971. He was accepted in Yanbian College of Art in 1996. He then received a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in 1999. He dedicates himself [...]

P. Charles

P. Charles 36x36 Charlie was born in 1955 in Kunsan. While in school, he enjoyed art class very much and quickly grew passionate for painting and art in general. His dream was to become a famous artist when he was young, so he worked diligently to build up his artistic ability. Charlie loves the concept [...]

P.T. Tiersky

P.T. Tiersky 11x47 Born in a small farming community in Illinois in 1959, P.T.’s growing-up years spent immersed in the elements of nature. After graduating from college in Iowa, a move to Minneapolis is where a love for artistic endeavors first emerged. As a hobby, the future artist started mixing artistic papers and paints with [...]

Pietro Adamo

Pietro Adamo 12x12 30x30 30x30 30x30 Pietro Adamo was born in Toronto, Canada in 1955. He enrolled in the Fine Art and Art History Program at the University of Toronto and Sheridan College. The paintings of Adamo are a celebration of the artist's admiration for the “unpredictable and inexhaustible record of life." He abandons the [...]

Richard Benjamin

Richard Benjamin 36x24 Rhode Island is probably the most photographically neglected state in the country, at least from what I can find on the Internet. Perhaps it has something to do with its size but certainly not with the quality of its photo opportunities. As a photojournalist for 32 years, 27 of them at the [...]

Rikki Drotar

Rikki Drotar 30x30 30x30 26x26 I was born in southern Idaho but moved around frequently throughout my life. From each place I lived or visited, I would take in the rich beauty and diversity around me and try to create what I saw. I studied Fine Art and Illustration at Utah State University before moving [...]

Sue Dion

Sue Dion 16x20 16x20 16x20 16x60 12x36 30x24 48x24 24x24 30x40 12x36 24x48 Sue Dion is a painter working in acrylic, oil, and watercolor. She has studied at both Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. As a self-proclaimed life-long learner, she continues to study with other artists who have [...]

Sydney Edmunds

Sydney Edmunds 40x60 44x34 44x34 60x60 Growing up Sydney Edmunds would sit and draw for hours. In love with the human form, she would take magazine s and draw the person on the cover. “I wanted to capture not only their likeness but their character, what made them real.” She loved the old masters, such [...]

Timothy O’Toole

Timothy O'Toole 40x60 40x64 42x60 Born in Dayton, Ohio, painter Timothy O'Toole began his enthusiasm for drawing and painting at an early age. He was encouraged by his parents and their circle of friends, many of whom were professional painters and sculptors, and he found himself surrounded from the onset by a wealth of creativity [...]