Age: 34 Name: Amanda Thackray Hometown/ Current town: Newark, NJ Bio: Amanda Thackray is a multidisciplinary artist based in Newark, NJ. Her work is inspired by a deep connection to science and nature, and she often utilizes processes of accumulation. She received her MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2012. She has… Read More Featured Artist: Amanda Thackray
I first saw Anthony and Karen’s work at Jed Williams Gallery, in Philadelphia. I stopped by the gallery a few times while the exhibit was up, and each time there was more art. Which I found to be a very effective way of catching my attention, and a great reason to stop by as often as… Read More Featured Artists: Anthony C. and Karen M.
Age: 41 Hometown: Fair Lawn Job description: Full time art department lecturer and artist Bio: Tracy DiTolla graduated with honors from William Paterson University with a BA in Art History; she studied studio art as her minor. She has an MA in Art History from Montclair University. Tracy works in various mediums but is currently focusing… Read More Featured Artist: Tracy DiTolla
Age: 35 Hometown: Maldonado, Uruguay Current town: Philadelphia PA Job description: Visual Artist Bio: Ana Vizcarra Rankin is a native of Maldonado, Uruguay. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art. History summa cum laude from Tyler School of Art at Temple University in 2010 and her Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art from… Read More Featured Artist: Ana Vizcarra Rankin
Name: Caitlin Peck Age: 24 Hometown: Lewistown, PA Current town: Upper Darby, PA Bio: I was born and raised in Central Pennsylvania, first Lewistown and then I went to high school in Lewisburg, PA. I completed my undergrad at Pennsylvania State University with a BFA in Drawing and Painting in ’10. In the summer of… Read More Featured Artist: Caitlin Peck
Name: David D. Oquendo Age: 27 Current town: Pompton Lakes, NJ Job description: Unemployed Bio: Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico – as a toddler he and his family moved to New Jersey. Oquendo frequently took trips into NYC as a youngster & lived in a household that encouraged creative thinking. In 2009, he completed his undergraduate degree at… Read More Featured Artist: David D. Oquendo
Name: Leighann Hoffman Age: 22 Hometown: Parsippany, NJ Current town: Parsippany, NJ Job description: Multidisciplinary Fine Artist, Sculptor Bio: Born and raised in New Jersey, graduate of Parsippany Hills Highschool. Recently recieved BFA, from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia PA in May 2012. What are you working on/ describe your work. My current works in progress revolve around developing… Read More Featured Artist: Leighann Hoffman