Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Atlantic Artisans will exhibit works, April 28-May 19

Atlantic Highlands, NJAtlantic Artisans is exhibiting an art show of “Abstract Expressionism” a dual woman exhibit of local artists Lauren Feury and Jessica Chiaffitella, April 28th –May 19th. Come meet the artists at an opening reception April 28th from 6-8pm at Atlantic Artisans, 68 First Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ.

Lauren Feury currently resides in Old Bridge, NJ and will graduate in May from Rowan University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Her paintings are based on abstract expressionism and are inspired by artists such as; Jackson Pollack, Willem de Kooning and Anselm Kiefer. She overlaps oil paint to create a sense of depth. The colors chosen in her paintings give a contrasting push/pull effect. She uses color and brushstrokes to create the overall composition in her paintings.

Jessica Chiaffitella currently resides in Highlands, NJ and was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. She left the USA when she was 19 years old, for 7 years, to work and travel around the world. Her travels, especially through the Himalayas and South East Asia, have influenced her paintings. She has a deep interest in philosophy, spirituality and all things creative. Painting is a meditation in action that comes from her soul. She views her paints as a way to evoke emotions and positive energy.

Atlantic Artisans is proud to represent two talented women in “Abstract Expressionism”. Atlantic Artisans is an art gallery that exhibits local and American artisans in all styles, all mediums, and not just wall art. Atlantic Artisans also has a custom framing departments with a talented design team and friendly service. Your invited to come and view the show and enjoy the experience of local, talented artisans. For more information please contact Atlantic Artisans, 732-291-0100, or on the web

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