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
Age: 22 Hometown: Reading, PA Current town: Philadelphia, PA Job description: Working Artist Bio: Emily Blei Hracho is a third generation artist living and working in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She concentrated in Fiber and Material Studies at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art. Her use of traditional techniques such as sewing and construction, loom weaving,… Read More Featured Artist: Emily Blei Hracho
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.
Hometown: Rochester, NY Current town: Lafayette, CA Job description: Artist Bio: Elizabeth Jameson is a pioneer of artwork that deals with the convergence of medical technology, neuroscience and art. Diagnosed in 1991 with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), she found herself confronting stark MRI images of her brain that seemed equally frightening and mesmerizing. In tackling this… Read More Featured Artist: Elizabeth Jameson
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
CENTRAL BOOKING is an interdisciplinary two gallery space focusing on the art of the book and its integration into the larger art world through exhibitions of all media on art and science themes. I have a very expansive idea of the book form and look for artists who do as well. Besides the more traditionally… Read More Featured Curator: Maddy Rosenberg
This is the first segment of a 2 part interview with Maddy Rosenberg. This interview focuses on her own individual art while the second interview will be focusing on her curatorial work. Hometown: Brooklyn, NY Current town: Brooklyn, NY Job description: Artist & Curator Bio: As a native of Brooklyn, I also spend several months each year away… Read More Featured Artist and Curator: Maddy Rosenberg