Archives for December 2009

Kenn Kotara

“Mosaique 08” (2001) Dimensions: 12′ x 12′ Media: pastel, charcoal on paper, pasted on paper Fair Market Value: $750 Minimum Bid Amount:  $500 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Born in Lake Charles, LA, Kenn Kotara’s visual nature and artistic talent emerged early on, influenced by the rich environment of the Deep South. Encouraged to […]

Mike Smith

“Unicoi County, TN” (2006) Dimensions: 26″ x 21″ Media: Photograph Fair Market Value: $2,500 Minimum Bid Amount: $1,000 Bid on this item “Regarding the “Open Minds, Open Doors” theme, I will say, again, as a professor of art for 29 years, those very words define the nature of the educational world I live in daily. […]

Rebecca D’Angelo

“Times Sqare” Dimensions: 16″ x 24″ Media :Slide print scanned digitally and made into Iris print Fair Market Value: $500 Minimum Bid Amount: $250 Bid on this item Artist Bio: With a BFA in photography, and a career as an editorial photojournalist, Rebecca D’Angelo brings an edge and intimacy to her work that you don’t […]

Gabriel Klein

“Lidded Vessel” Dimensions: 6.5″ x 10″ Media: ceramic Fair Market Value: $85 Minimum Bid Amount: $50 Bid on this item Artist’s Statement: I seek to create pieces that are functional in three senses of the word. The first function of my work is to fulfill a spiritual search for physical and mental calm. As a […]

Marcus Thomas

The Study: American Goldfinch * Framing Donated by Art Accents Dimensions: 37 x 29.5 inches Media: Artist proof with Remarque on paper Fair Market Value: $1,200 Minimum Bid Amount: $650 Bid on this item Artist Bio: At an early age I developed an interest in athletics, fishing, camping and model aviation. These exciting activities helped […]

Moni Hill

“Follow Your Bliss” Dimensions: 28″ x 80″ Media: Acrylic on Wood Fair Market Value: $2700 Minimum Bid Amount: $1000 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Although I have painted throughout my life, I realized I was an artist about in 2005 when I began making a concerted effort to spend time in the studio and […]

Grant Penny

“Yesterday A La Carte” Dimensions: 26″ x 24″ Media: paper on wood panel Fair Market Value: $900 Minimum Bid Amount: $300 Bid on this item Artist Bio: A graphic designer for 13 years, Grant began working with paper collage as a way to get off of the computer and create art, hands on, strictly for […]

Matt Jones

Umbrella Stand Dimensions: 21″ (height) x 11″ (diameter) Media: locally dug clay, fired in a large wood-burning kiln Fair Market Value: $450 Minimum Bid Amount:  $200 Bid on this item Artist Bio: I was born in Rochester, MN in 1971, and raised in Wilmington, NC and Charleston, SC. I enjoyed painting and drawing as a […]

Nava Lubelski

“Sweet Home” Dimensions: 10″ x 10″ Media: thread on stained canvas Fair Market Value: $800 Minimum Bid Amount: $400 Bid on this item Artis Bio Nava Lubelski’s work is about hybridizing seemingly opposite ideas, such as art/craft, conceptual/formal and destructive/creative. Lubelski focuses on the contradictions and commonalities between the impulse to destroy and the compulsion […]

Gabriel Shaffer

“Double Strand Of Pearls” (2008) Dimensions: 12″ x 12″ Media: mixed media/collage on woodpanel Fair Market Value: $1,500 Minimum Bid Amount: $750 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Gabriel Shaffer lives and works in Asheville, NC. The son of nationally known folk/visionary artist Cher Shaffer (most notable for her appearance in tour/book “O’ Appalachia”), Gabriel […]

Randy Shull

“Pink Horizons” Dimensions: 28″ x 30.75″ Media: Acrylic on wood Fair Market Value: $2,000 Minimum Bid Amount: $1,000 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Randy Shull is an artist who works fluidly between a variety of mediums, including furniture design, architecture, painting, and landscape design. He is highly acclaimed for his rich and sensual use […]

Tif McDonald

“Blossoms” (2009) Dimensions: 13″ x 19″ Media: encaustic Painting on Wood Fair Market Value: $350 Minimum Bid Amount: $175 Bid on this item Artist Bio: My interest in art began after traveling alone through Europe and spending time in the museums and galleries there. I had very little exposure to art prior to my trip, […]

Werner Haker

“Snake In The Grass” (2007) Dimensions: 52″ x 57″ Media:  Mixed media on canvas Fair Market Value: $4,800 Minimum Bid Amount: $2,000 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Werner Haker was born in Hamburg, Germany. He spent his childhood in New York City. And at age 17, he apprenticed as draftsman with Manuel Pauli, a […]

Richmond Smith

“Touching Each New Heart” Dimensions: 9 (L) x 5.25(w) x 5 (H) inches Media: Mixed Media, clay, wood and mirror Fair Market Value $250 Minimum Bid Amount: $100 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Richmond has been teaching private art classes out of his studio since August of 2006. He currently also teaches art classes […]

Ben Betsalel

“Soviet Boxer” (2006) Dimensions: 48″ x 60″ Media: acrylic and charcoal on heavy weight paper in frame Fair Market Value: $3,000 Minimum Bid Amount: $1,200 Bid on this item “Icon of Humanity With Flaws Forgiven” (2009-2010) Dimensions: Media: wood, collage, paint, hat Fair Market Value: $500 Minimum Bid Amount: $350 Bid on this item “Continental […]

Michele Mitchell Ostlund

“Silent Warrior” Dimensions: Media: oil on canvas Fair Market Value:$1800 Minimum Bid Amount:$900 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Michele Mitchell’s classical background is immediately evident in her Old Masters’ palette and scrupulous brushwork and in the compositional integrity of her portraits and figurative paintings. Mitchell attended the University of Illinois at Champaign and the […]

Jeff Kinzel

“Giraffe House” Dimensions:  28″ x 34″ Media: Foil on canvas Fair Market Value: $650  Minimum Bid Amount: $325 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Jeff Kinzel received his B.A. from Boston University, and studied art at the National Academy School of Fine Arts in New York and at the University of Iowa. He has worked […]

David Zaig

“The Glades” Dimensions: 96″ x 60″ Media: acrylic on canvas Fair Market Value: $6,000 Minimum Bid Amount: $3,000 Bid on this item “The Glades” “A scene from the cost of Massachusetts near the town of Quincy inspired the Glades painting. This area is important in American history as the home of the Adams family which […]

Jonas Gerard

“Metro #6” (2009) Dimensions: 15″ x 15″ Media: Acrylic on canvas Fair Market Value: $225 Minimum Bid Amount: $125 Bid on this item Artist Bio: My dad was hardly ever home and my mother was a self employed ladies high fashion embroiderer. She was well known in Casablanca, Morocco. I became very influenced by my […]

Josh Copus

“Vessel” Dimensions: 25″ x 18″ Media: Wood Fired Wild Clay Fair Market Value: $900 Minimum Bid Amount: $450 Bid on this item Artist Bio: Josh Copus was raised in a close-knit community of farmers and artisans in Floyd County, located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwestern Virginia. The local traditions of crafts and agriculture, […]