Description 'The spirit of the music, dance and let it take you over - all that exists is the rhythm' This is an unusual and striking nude, with a strong sense of movement. It is bold, contemporary and emotive with a lovely sketcherly aspect. the subject is raw and unfettered with beautiful connective lines and strength. The colors are tawny and warm with a rich, velvety feel.
Jennie Rosenbaum, Melbourne, Australia Member Since April 2007 Artist Statement The human body has held constant fascination for Jennie Rosenbaum, partly due to her studies in art history and anatomy, and partly due to her own relationship with her body, both in image and after a car accident that left her with a chronic pain disability. Jennie has exhibited her artworks worldwide. Her art has been shown at Miami Art Basel, at numerous Melbourne galleries, in New York and Boston. Jennie has donated works to support bushfire victims and VisualAIDs. Jennie’s artwork has gained rapid popularity online winning awards at barebrush.com a site dedicated to nude art. Jennie works to maintain the image of the nude in art and writes a blog about censorship in art. She also leads nude advocacy groups and a group online for people with disabilities. Jennie Rosenbaum excelled in art and art history at school and studied archaeology, painting, drawing and photography at the University of Monash, Curtin and RMIT. She has also worked closely with artist Donald Cameron in his studio and had the opportunity to be part of a specialized life class at the National Gallery of Victoria. Jennie is an American working from her home in Melbourne, Australia.