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Joanie Gagnon San Chirico

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Hydrangea

HYDRANGEA

Here's a new one. Hydrangea, 18' x 24", acrylic on paper. I miss Cape Cod.

Cheers to 2019!

CHEERS TO 2019!

It's hard to believe that it's 2019. Hard to believe that it's January too, December seemed to fly by. I've been busy with a large...

 
 
 
Ranunculus

RANUNCULUS

Here's another flower study in preparation for an upcoming commission. This one is Ranunculus, 18" x 24" and acrylic on paper.

Fall Studio Sale Happening!

FALL STUDIO SALE HAPPENING!

Floodplain 12 14”x 14” x 1.5" Acrylic, thread on canvas I'm having a Fall Studio Sale to make room for a new project. My studio is...

 
 
 
Five Year Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF SUPERSTORM SANDY

Five years ago today, Sandy roared ashore here in New Jersey. Afterward, I did a project that I named Ghost Houses: After Sandy. It...

This Is Not America

THIS IS NOT AMERICA

Acrylic on unstretched canvas, 25” x 72” “This Is Not America” is a song by two of my favorite musicians, David Bowie and Pat Metheny....

 
 
 
Sea Grass Paintings and Barnegat Bay Pollution UPDATED

SEA GRASS PAINTINGS AND BARNEGAT BAY POLLUTION UPDATED

Sea Grass 1, 18 x 24, acrylic on paper Update: Sold both paintings to AtlantiCare Foundation for one of their buildings. Click for...

Surge Diptych at Rutgers Camden Campus

SURGE DIPTYCH AT RUTGERS CAMDEN CAMPUS

Last week I attended the ribbon cutting for the newly renovated Artis Building at the Rutgers Camden Campus. My Surge Diptych had been...

 
 
 
Forest Growth

FOREST GROWTH

12" x 24" as shown acrylic on paper View from my studio. We lost many trees after Sandy, happy to see new growth in “our forest”. As...

Happy Holidays!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

I hope you have some time off to relax and spend time with friends and family.

 
 
 
Hurry Spring

HURRY SPRING

18" x 24" acrylic on paper I've been working on paper lately and experimenting with no concrete plan. Amazing how quickly these come...

Back from Los Angeles

BACK FROM LOS ANGELES

Here are some highlights from The Broad. Yayoi Kusama of course. Terry Winters, Set Diagram 38 Mark Bradford, Yellow Bird Sam Francis,...

 
 
 
Midnight Garden Paintings Reworked

MIDNIGHT GARDEN PAINTINGS REWORKED

Here are Midnight Garden 1 and 2, both 18" x 24" and acrylic on paper. I had put these away a few months ago, but recently went back...

New Work: Flow, and a Possibly Finished Diptych

NEW WORK: FLOW, AND A POSSIBLY FINISHED DIPTYCH

Here's Flow, acrylic on paper, 18" x 24" Click for another photo. I've been working on this diptych for a couple of weeks and it has...

 
 
 
Sea Grasses at New AtlantiCare Building

SEA GRASSES AT NEW ATLANTICARE BUILDING

Sea Grass 1&2 Each 18" x 24" Acrylic on paper Click for a photo from another angle. Last evening was the opening reception for AtlantiCare's...

New Pond Diptych

NEW POND DIPTYCH

New Pond As shown 12" x 24" Acrylic on paper Looking out my studio windows at "our" woods there's a small stream. Over the past few...

 
 
 
Spring?

SPRING?

Today is the first day of Spring, but we're supposed to get a foot of snow before it ends. I've been experimenting with pink. Not like...

Wild Flowers and Influences

WILD FLOWERS AND INFLUENCES

Not sure what to call this painting. I finished the spring-y wild flowers yesterday. It's 18x24 and acrylic on paper. I've been feeling...

 
 
 
Roses for Parkland

ROSES FOR PARKLAND

This painting has been sitting on my table for a couple of weeks and I just realized that there are 17 of the red roses in this tiny...

More Flowers

MORE FLOWERS

18" x 24" Acrylic on paper Yes, I've been painting flowers again. I have an upcoming commission so I've been doing studies. This one...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Natural Blues, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Natural Blues, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Natural Blues12x16 oil on wood panel This was inspired from a trip to the Hill Country. Willow City Loop is a wonderful drive to view the wildflowers. I guess you could say I... Read more ...

Super Moon

Super Moon

Full moon over the Tortolita Mountains, near Tucson, Arizona. Here is the super moon shortly before it turned into the super blood wolf moon! Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Painting, Fine Art For Sale “Fields of Solace” by...

Contemporary Abstract Painting, Fine Art For Sale “Fields of Solace” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles. Anne Frank 24"x24"x.75" Acrylic on Cradled Panel/Available Read more ...

Natural Blues, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Natural Blues, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Natural Blues12x16 oil on wood panel This was inspired from a trip to the Hill Country. Willow City Loop is a wonderful drive to view the wildflowers. I guess you could say I... Read more ...

Daily art 2018: post mortem 1

Daily art 2018: post mortem 1

I always like to evaluate my art projects when they're finished, in part so I can figure out what to do and what not to do again. And I think on balance my 2018 daily map... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Spring Finally" by Santa Fe...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Spring Finally" by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

30"x30" Oil and Beeswax on Panel/Available Read more ...

Steeple. 8x10 acrylic on canvas

Steeple. 8x10 acrylic on canvas

I love the architecture of old churches. Read more ...

Contemporary Beach Art, Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art "WINDSWEPT...

Contemporary Beach Art, Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art "WINDSWEPT SURF-SKILLERN'S SEAS SERIES" by International Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

Kimberly Conrad Contemporary Artist Just love this piece, probably my new Favorite!! This piece is 5 in the Skillern's Seas Series. 39"x63"x1.5" Acrylic on Gallery Wrapped... Read more ...

Urban Sketching Victoria B.C. with Gabi Campanario

Urban Sketching Victoria B.C. with Gabi Campanario

Join the original urban sketcher, Seattle-area artist and journalist Gabi Campanario , for a fun weekend of sketching and exploration around downtown Victoria B.C., a pleasant... Read more ...

"TAKING FLIGHT" Original Angel Painting in Acrylic by Marina Petro

"TAKING FLIGHT" Original Angel Painting in Acrylic by Marina Petro

©Marina Petro"Taking Flight"10 x 8 inchesOriginal acrylic painting on gessobord panel Only one in the entire universe...and it could be yours!Certificate Of Authenticity... Read more ...