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“Into the woods” by Charles Pesterfield

Artist: Charles Pesterfield Genre: Painting Bio: I live in Middleburg Florida but I am from Michigan so I paint a lot of fall and winter scenes. I love art in all forms and my passion is oil and acrylic painting. I have been painting and drawing since I was in elementary school and my paintings are my children they stay …

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“Lusitania” by Kurt Polkey

Artist: Kurt Polkey Genre: Other Bio: Kurt Polkey b. 1972 My mix media art is comprised of sarcasm, humor, bitterness, masking tape, and sometimes glitter. I am a co-founder of nullspace projects, an experimental curatorial team in Jacksonville, Florida. I have exhibited my work, from Miami to Seattle and nowhere in between. Piece: Lusitania Piece Description: Masking tape on paper. …

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“Club Continental” by Lynn Blakemore

Artist: Lynn Blakemore Genre: Painting Bio: My specialty is architecture and landscape with an emphasis on color, light and shadow. Piece: Club Continental Piece Description: The Club Continental in Orange Park on the St. Johns River is a popular wedding/party venue. Web: Lynn Blakemore – Website

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“Adapt” by Michael D. Glinski

Artist: Michael D. Glinski Genre: Photography Bio: Michael D. Glinski is a fine-arts photographer and filmmaker in Jacksonville, Florida. “I suppose the work of Muybridge and more recent followers dwell somewhere deep in my subconscious,” says Michael. “But it is with experience and skill with camera, classic printmaking and digital post-production tools that I take on the challenge of telling …

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“Land of Waterfalls” by Leanna Crossan

Artist: Leanna Crossan Genre: Painting Bio: Hello! My name is Leanna Crossan and I’m a freelance illustrator! In my work I strive to create captivating characters and compelling narratives. Some of my favorite illustrators and biggest influences are Jon Foster, NC Wyeth, Norman Rockwell, Adam Rex and Georges Beuville. I attended Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, FL, …

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“Mornings” by Ohad Paris

Artist: Ohad Paris Genre: Music Bio: Ohad Paris is a singer-songwriter who brings into sound those things in life that remain silent – maybe the common secrets we all possess but never share, the world of a quiet man who doesn’t know how to love, or maybe the thoughts of the animals that observe us every day. Ohad does this …

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“Flag (or else) #6” by John Caesar

Artist: John Caesar Genre: Painting Bio: I am a self taught abstract expressionist working in natural wood medium tho I have always called my works my ‘paintings’ my influences include Klee, Noland, Kline Pollack and Calder new to Jacksonville I hope to make this my home for many years Piece: Flag (or else) #6 Piece Description: Constructed of and inspired …

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“Yacht Basin Park Gazebo Mosaic” – Kate Garcia Rouh

Quarter 1: 3rd Place Winner – Kate Rouh Local artist and 3rd Place Winner of The Square, Kate Rouh, talks about her mosaic project at Yacht Basin Park. [divider/ ] Artist: Kate Garcia Rouh Genre: Sculpture Bio: Kate Garcia Rouh has been an artist in Jacksonville over 30 years, a Duval County Public School teacher for almost 20 years and …

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“I can’t Breathe” by Joel Cook

Artist: Joel Cook Genre: Photography Bio: I like taking photos of people. I dont really know how else to put it. My experience ranges from protests, strikes, photo essays on homelessness to weddings and home birth. I just like making images that people can identify with. Piece: I can’t Breathe Piece Description: This photo was taken in Hemming Plaza during …