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  • Amy Faris

  • Medium: Figure Drawing, Drawing

Amy Faris is a graduate of Moore College of Art and Design and the New York Academy of Art. Her paintings and drawings have been included in various shows in Illinois, Michigan, New York, New Jersey and Maryland. She has been the recipient of a Leslie T. and Frances U. Posey Foundation Scholarship and a one-month residency… Read more »

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Chris Raimo is an illustrator/designer/author/fine artist/sketch card artist from New Jersey. Obsessed with comics, monsters, and pop culture he creates illustrative prints based on movies, comics, and TV. Chris has recently been illustrating sketch cards for Topps Trading Card company, and has been included currently in the Mars Attacks Heritage Series, as well as an… Read more »

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In 2009, he completed his undergraduate degree at Rutgers University (Newark Campus), earning a BFA in Painting and a Minor in Art History. While attending Rutgers he earned the Creative Achievement in Fine Arts – for outstanding accomplishment in fine arts reflecting creativity and dedication. In 2012, Oquendo earned his MFA in Painting from Montclair… Read more »

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Eric Valosin is a New Jersey based multimedia artist and an aspiring “meta-postmodern mystic.”  He received a B.A. in Studio Art from Drew University in 2009 and an M.F.A. from Montclair State University in 2013.  His work has been exhibited in the NY/NJ area and in Europe, and he has installations in the permanent collections… Read more »

  • Gina M. Torello

She earned her M.F.A. from the Dominican University in Florence Italy concentration in Painting. She taught at Boardman Studio’s an undergraduate Academy in Florence Italy and exhibited her work at Villa Schifanoia and Peroni’s Bottega in Italy. She lived and worked in Europe for five years during and after her graduate studies. Gina teaches Drawing… Read more »

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  • Jay Mack

  • Medium: Aerosol Artist, Graffiti

Email: rekuvor@gmail.com Phone: 732-534-1628

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  • Jenny Santa Maria

  • Medium: Figure Drawing, Embroidery
  • Website: mustachioart.com

Jenny is a graduate from Montclair State University.  She has special education and art therapy background and currently teaches at the Creative Arts Center in Thompson Park .  Her strengths are in illustration, painting, embroidery, and fiber arts.  She is an advocate for the local arts by curating art and benefit shows. “Like a child… Read more »

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  • John Vigg

  • Medium: Photography, Design & Alternate Media
  • Website: wheresvigg.com

John Vigg is a photographer and designer who uses photography and new technologies to further describe contemporary landscape and changes in current aesthetics.  Heavily influenced by geography and the sense of place, his projects are often categorized by an in-depth analysis of his subject matter.  John happens to be the director of The Collective Art… Read more »

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Lauren Smith is an interdisciplinary artist whose past work has incorporated installation, video, sculpture, drawing, painting, and the internet. She is most interested in exploring the urban environment and how it directly and indirectly effects its inhabitants. You can learn more about her work by visiting her website at www.laurensmithstudio.com Since receiving her B.A. from… Read more »

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Marta Kepka is a New Jersey based artist receiving her MFA from Montclair State University in 2013. Her work has been exhibited in the NY/NJ area and in Europe. Her current practice filters through a contemporary materialism, feminist language which she realizes through both installed environments and two dimensional works. The work explores material as… Read more »

Michael O’Loughlin (New Jersey, 1991) is a BFA painting candidate at the Savannah College of Art and Design. He has been working for Liquitex and Winsor & Newton artist materials as an intern in the art & marketing department since 2011. O’Loughlin creates installations with small- scale landscape painting. The installations directly correspond with a… Read more »

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  • Robin Milne

  • Medium: Polymer Clay and Beading

I have been an artist and crafter all my life and received a B.S. in Visual Arts.  I have worked in display design, computer graphics and was a model maker for Walt Disney Imagineering.  My photography of artists art work has been published in Lark books and I currently create prototypes for a chocolate/soap mold… Read more »