Laurie Vaughn, Ft Lauderdale Member Since September 2007 Artist Statement LAURIE VAUGHN
Abstract and Figurative Expressionist Painter
Chelsea, New York City,
Trevisan International Art
Please visit www.LaurieVaughn.com
for more information on original paintings on canvas, works on paper, hand-embellished giclee on canvas commisions, reviews, past and upcoming exhibitions.
As an abstract expressionist painter, I create non-representational works and figurative expressionist imagery, derivitive of The New York School; while representational expressionism is largely influenced by the European based, CoBrA art movement.
International artist, baby boomer, native New Yorker, residing in Ft Lauderdale, M.S. Journalism, University of Colorado, Boulder, B.A. Women's Studies, Ithaca College, Ithaca NY, African Art-Univeristy of Legon, Accra, Ghana, listed, available for commissions, specializes in the New York School genre of abstract expressionism, derives influence from the CoBrA art movement of expressionist painting, .Largely self-taught, student of Peter Keil, a member of the Berlin based Wilden Grosse art movement with Ranier Fetting and Elvira Bach and recognized student of Miro......EXHIBITIONS.......... Solo Exhibition, Sir Austin Interpressionism Art Gallery, February 1-28, 2007,..........Artists For Human Rights, Group Show, James Gray Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica CA, November 14-24, 2007.........Masters ' Mystery Art Show, Florida International University, School of Art, Miami FL, Off Art Basel Group Show, December 6-8, 2007, Miami Design District, Miami.......Midlantic Arts Consortium, Perkasie PA, Group Show, October 26-November 10, 2007, Le Peticlub-Buena Vista Historic Homes Association, Miami Design District, Off Art Basel Group Show, Dec 6-8, ACT Museum of Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria, Group Show, 2008,, January 2008, St'art, Strassbourg, France, 2008, Museum of the Americas, Group Exhibition, Miami, FL, 2008, Line-Art, Gent, Belgium, 2008, Trevisan Group Show, Estense Castle Museum, Ferrara, Italy, 2009, Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival Gala Art Auction-2008, 2009, Art Event, Antwerp, Belgium, 2008, T Shows, Shanghai, Hong Kong, China