Peter Kephart’s ‘Erratic With Lyrical String Clouds’

Peter Kephart’s ‘Erratic With Lyrical String Clouds’

“Firepainter” Peter Kephart gleans inspiration from the rugged surroundings of his West Virginia home, combining the elements of fire, water, earth and wind to create abstract, organic landscapes. Collectors can find his work at galleries throughout the United States. See more in ABN’s Winter 2013 “On Our Radar” feature.

Mary Johnston’s ‘Sunrise Over Water’

Mary Johnston’s ‘Sunrise Over Water’

Modernist artist Mary Johnston blends oil paints to create a soft sense of serenity. Inspired by expansive views of Lake Superior, Johnston’s diffused atmospheres and landscapes were well-received at Artexpo New York and shows throughout the Midwest. See more in ABN’s Winter 2013 “On Our Radar” feature.

Deborah Paswaters’ ‘Elevation II’

Deborah Paswaters’ ‘Elevation II’

We’re fascinated by Deborah Paswaters’ abstract figure paintings, which are often accompanied by “living model sculptures” at shows and exhibitions. Combining color, light, poetry and performance, her work has received acclaim from both private collectors and art exhibitors. See more in ABN’s Winter 2013 “On Our Radar” feature.

Vivien Zhang’s ‘Folded Stencil (Generosity)’

Vivien Zhang’s ‘Folded Stencil (Generosity)’

We can’t take our eyes off Vivien Zhang’s graphic oil paintings, which transcend the canvas with an expert articulation of depth. Zhang, who was awarded the Artist Residency at Cité Internationale des Arts, will receive her master’s degree in fine arts from the Royal College of Art in 2014. See more in ABN’s Winter 2013 […]