Balance, contradiction, and metaphor are the over-arching three elements I try to interject into my work as a framework. Through a layering process, be it the physical layering of juxtaposed images, the layering of image and text, or different skins of paint or charcoal stacked on each other, I hope the work will bring a […]
Martin Needom is a visual artist who works primarily in three- dimensional media. Many works are metal, but others are wood, paper, and composites. He also works in two-dimensional mixed media, oil, and acrylics as well as monotype print making and photography. His contemporary three dimensional works consist of a variety of materials such as […]
Steve Adair is a visual artist living and working in Northwest Arkansas. He is a graduate of Arkansas State University where he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Art Education. The work he creates blends his personal interest in abstraction, installation, and the figure. His work has been on exhibition throughout Arkansas, […]
My paintings are inspired by Jazz and Blues. I call my art “Composing with Color.” Everyone hears music differently. The way we perceive art is shaped by our taste and by emotions, situations and personalities. I have attempted to have music take on physical colors as it travels through air. My canvas is the manuscript […]
Kyle Kraiter planned to spend one year in New Zealand, traveling and studying glass at Wanganui Polytechnic. After two years he was still in New Zealand studying glass. Seven years later he had blown glass in seven different countries and traveled the world. Highlights in the career of this glass artist have been many, with […]
I am a self-taught artist who is interested in conveying depth, serenity, and fluidity in my painting. Line, color, and shape inform my approach, but ultimately a painting for me only works when it captures a particular mood. I want my art to engage and even challenge the viewer, requiring him or her to retrace […]
Hattiesburg, Mississippi based artist, James Kyle McCrory graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2013 and proceeded to pursue work in Chicago before relocating back to Mississippi. James has a studio in downtown Hattiesburg and currently works with the Hattiesburg Downtown Association of the Fine Arts. The main focus of my work is the […]
Jimmie Nord, an artist from Northern California, works out of his studio in Eureka. He works mainly in wood and metal. The work is a playful look into construction and the tools and equipment that are used. He pulls his ideas from past work experiences such as construction and working with the U.S.Forest Service. Jimmie’s […]
“In my abstract painting, I want to create my own language with unique marks and gestures that communicate on different levels through the use of line, color, forms, and structures. Oil is my primary medium. The work often has an element of geometry of the constructed and the improvisational techniques of playing with and adjusting color, tonality, scale, texture, and shape.”
Chatham Meade Kemp teaches painting and drawing at William Carey University.
She received her Master’s of Fine Arts degree in painting from Indiana University in Bloomington in 2007 and her Bachelor’s of Arts degree from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2004.