Category Drawing

ILENIA MADELAIRE

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? IM: My artwork is figurative painting. The style ranges from a cartoonish rendition, to representational. I aim to create narratives of a non-sequitur, absurdist nature, that often infuses humor with horror, to create unsettling images.  CH.89: […]

JEN NOONE

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? JN: I would describe my work as material-based contemporary abstraction inspired by consumer culture. CH.89: Where do you draw your inspiration from? JN: I draw inspiration from my experience of living life in this body. More […]

ALINA VERGNANO

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? AV: The best hope I have for my work is actually to escape categorization. That is one of the reason why I try to use different materials and media in my practice, as they always reveal […]

LYNN SCURFIELD

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? LS: I’m not too sure how I’d categorize my work but I would describe my art as being colorful, flowing and emotional. I mainly get hired to draw emotionally difficult or touchy subjects which is something […]

ROBIN CAMERON

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? RC: I see my work as combining both form that is anchored in Modernism while building on the Conceptual Art strategies of language and ideas. CH.89: Where do you draw your inspiration from? RC: The ordinariness […]

SARAH MATTES

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? SM: Across mediums I would say that my style is playful and pensive. I think those two states balance and feed one another in my work and aesthetic. CH.89: Where do you draw your inspiration from? […]

JIM BUTLER

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? JB: A celebration of urban life – almost everything, whether abstract or figurative, starts with drawing cities. CH.89: Where do you draw your inspiration from? JB: I take my inspiration from the urban environment and draw […]

JULIET FURST

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? JF: My artwork sits somewhere between painting, drawing, and illustration. I really love surface pattern design—creating patterned artwork for things like textiles and packaging—but both my schooling and family’s background in fine arts have kept me […]

EMILY DOLPHIN

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? ED: I’m not sure how to categorize my work, as I love to try different things all of the time. My work is very painterly, colorful and a bit silly. I love to paint animals and […]

EINAV VAISMAN

CH.89: If you were to categorize or describe the style of your artwork, what would it be and why? EV: My style is character-based with an emphasis on geometrical shapes and bright color palettes. CH.89: Where do you draw your inspiration from? EV: Since characters are central in my pieces, I find my inspiration in […]