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An interview with artist Mark Brown

Mark Brown was interviewed by Shana Dumont Garr, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, on the occasion of his solo exhibition taking place at Artspace from Sept 12 to Nov 1, 2014.   Shana Dumont Garr: Your paintings are abstract, and they at times suggest architecture, at other times the very process of painting. Mark Brown: […]

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Tonia Gebhart

Raleigh, NC tonia.bfa@gmail.com thebarefootartist.com Tonia Gebhart was born in Rutherfordton, NC and grew up on a farm in Lillington, NC.  Growing up on a farm taught Tonia to be creative with what she had around her.  The natural elements and old materials are used frequently in her pieces.  Tonia is mainly self-taught, with a few […]

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Jim Hallenbeck

Raleigh, NC 919.787.1264 (home) 919.917.3394 (cell) jim@jimhallenbeckfineart.com jimhallenbeckfineart.com Jim Hallenbeck grew up in Catskill, NY. After majoring in Fine Arts at SUNY Plattsburgh, he transferred to Florida International University of Miami where he earned a BS in Art Education in 1979. Hallenbeck was hired by IBM in September 1979 in Boca Raton, FL and transferred […]

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Shawn Hart

STUDIO 213 Raleigh, NC 919.800.9001 shawn@earthmuffinstudio.com www.EarthMuffinStudio.com Florida native, Shawn Hart earned a BA from the University of Central Florida where she studied visual arts and psychology. She later earned her MBA to support her business/marketing career. Hart spent more than 17 years working in a corporate job, primarily in digital design, marketing, web design, social media, […]

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Libby O’Daniel

Raleigh, NC 919-741-7945 libbyodaniel@gmail.com libbyodaniel.com Libby O’Daniel, born in Tucson, Arizona, raised in Michigan and Colorado, has lived in North Carolina for fourteen years. Although her early adult years began with a career in real estate in Raleigh, NC, Libby later came to realize her artistic talent in her thirties while attending Meredith College as […]

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Carol Spruill

Raleigh, NC 919 781.9534 carolspruill@gmail.com Carol Spruill’s subject matter is wide-ranging – abstract to semi-representational, landscapes to still life. A watercolorist in her early years of painting, since 2008, her work has been primarily in oil. Recently, she has branched out to painting in acrylic, oil over acrylic, and cold wax and oil. With all […]

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