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Connecticut’s American Mural Project

Launched in 2002 by artist Ellen Griesedieck, the American Mural Project (AMP) is creating the largest indoor collaborative artwork in the world—a mural 120 feet long, 48 feet high, and up to ten feet deep. The mural is a tribute to American workers and highlights what has defined the country over the last century. Nothing Read more…

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Flower Exhibit In North Branford

Evergreen Woods Art Exhibit: Terry Bogan 88 Notch Hill Road, North Branford, CT 06471 February 20th-March 30th, 2016 For more details, call Briana Benn-Mirandi at 203-483-3224 Terry Bogan is a watercolor artist noted for her vibrant colorful floral paintings.  Terry’s flowers capture the subtle balance between suggestion and description, control and spontaneity.  They come to Read more…

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“Color Forms” By Judith Pond Kudlow

Tissue paper crinkled in light glows on the canvas. Shadows cascade down draped linens. They narrow the defiant gaze of a young girl in flowing white. An air of mystery patterns these introspective narratives, the unseen as essential as any surface detail.  You are cordially invited to an opening reception at the Cooper & Smith Read more…

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John Everett Scofield’s Award Winning Music Stand

John E. Scofield of Sharon, Connecticut, is a craftsman, an artist, a furniture designer. A relative of the famed American painter and illustrator, Norman Rockwell… he also creates. In his youth, he designed a beautiful wood collapsible music stand. Years later it would win an award and end up on display at the Modern Museum Read more…

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Charles Santarpia~ Photo Realist Oil Painter

Do you know this place to the left? It’s The Anchor, and it was a landmark 1940’s restaurant in downtown New Haven, Connecticut. It looks like a photo doesn’t it, but it’s not, it’s an oil painting done by Charles Santarpia of Branford, Connecticut. Charles got laid off when the economy bottomed out in the Read more…

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Marjorie Sopkin’s Beautiful Digital Art

NIKPOSIUM® is the digital extension of original art by Marjorie Sopkin developed especially for the surface design industry. Inspired by color, movement, textural patterns and synchronicity, Marjorie uses marks to express visual camaraderie and the collective strength of harmonious interaction. NIKPOSIUM® designs can be customized for any color palette. While certain applications might call for Read more…

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Gayle Kabaker~ Artist, Illustrator

Gayle Kabaker of Ashfield, Massachusetts, loves doing art for animation, but one of the biggest thrills of her career was landing a 2012 New Yorker Magazine cover. It is an illustration of two brides. Kabaker is looking to do more bridal illustrations because she thinks that may be her sweet spot…and she’s hoping for more magazine covers too. Read more…

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Look At The Chrome On That Car!

Oh to be an artist, the closest I come to this, is drawing a stick figure. Weston, Connecticut painter, Ken Scaglia came on NYBERG to talk about his love for vintage cars and how he figured out how to paint them…what caught my eye is how real he makes the chrome look on his cars. Take a Read more…

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Is There A Connecticut Etsy? Yes, Here It Is!

I have been watching this group for the last couple of years called “Team Hartbeat.” They were a group of artists and crafters, vintage curators and innovators who started out in one area of the state. I was wondering when they might go state wide to connect all the wonderful people we have in Connecticut Read more…

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Camomile Hixon’s Glitter Unicorn

The world is a better place because of the arts…musicians, painters, artists and artisans. The arts struggle to get the spotlight.  Camomile Hixon is a passionate, international pop artist who grew up in Milford. Hixon has carved out a niche with glitter art, but what has come as a surprise to her is that she Read more…

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