Summer Reading List

group exhibition • June 19th - August 2nd, 2015

For the AEA Summer Reading List, nearly 20 of the most beloved classic novels of all time reemerge as beautiful contemporary works of art. For the show, each of our artists picked one of their favorite books, each creating a brand new piece inspired by the story.

64 Colors - The Secret Garden
Bjorn Griesbach- Of Mice and Men
David Seidman - One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
Dessie Jackson - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Erich Moffitt - The Wind in the Willows
Halsey Swain - White Fang
Hanna Jaeun - Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
J.M. Dragunas - Don Quixote of La Mancha
Jeremy Burks - The Odyssey
Joe Hengst- A Wrinkle in Time
KiSung Kohki Koh - Animal Farm
Mimi Yoon - Beowulf
Oliver Flores - The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe
Robert Kraiza - Paradise Lost
Rodrigo Borges - The Picture of Dorian Gray
Valency Genis - Moby Dick

 

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Björn Griesbach
Björn Griesbach

"Of Mice and Men" (2015) acrylic, graphite, chalk 13.7 x 20" (framed to 17.7 x 24.8") $900 OF MICE AND MEN

JM Dragunas
JM Dragunas

"Quixote's Mirror" (2015) acrylic ink on polyester film 6 x 8.25" framed to 8 x 10" $500 DON QUIXOTE

Dessie Jackson
Dessie Jackson

"Cupid Painted Blind" (2015) graphite 10 x 13" unavailable A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHT DREAM

Halsey Swain
Halsey Swain

"Peaceful Ending" (2015) graphite 9 x 17" (framed to 12 x 19") $600 WHITE FANG

Jeremy Burks
Jeremy Burks

"Circe and the Sailors" (2015) varnished colored pencil on board 24 x 30" $3,500 THE ODYSSEY

Erich J. Moffitt
Erich J. Moffitt

"Beyond The Wild Wood" (2015) acrylic on panel 16 x 12" (framed to 20 x 16") $700 THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

64 Colors
64 Colors

"To Grow Alone" (2015) acrylic on cradled wood 24 x 24" $1,800 THE SECRET GARDEN

Rodrigo Borges
Rodrigo Borges

"Milady" (2015) graphite, 22k gold leaf on Fabriano paper 25.8 x 38.6" $2,800 THE PORTRAIT OF DORIAN GRAY

Valency Genis
Valency Genis

"Moby" (2015) wood, wire, epoxy clay, rope, metal, acrylic and oil 20 x 12 x 12" $700 MOBY DICK

KiSung Koh
KiSung Koh

"Follow Napoleon" (2015) oil on wood panel 6 x 8" framed to 7.25 x 9.25" $340 ANIMAL FARM

Joe Hengst
Joe Hengst

"Uriel (the third planet from the Star Malak in the Spiral Nebula Messier 101)" (2015) acrylic on wood panel 12 x 12" SOLD A WRINKLE IN TIME

Mimi Yoon
Mimi Yoon

"Gold" (2015) acrylic on linen 12 x 24" SOLD BEOWULF

Hanna Jaeun
Hanna Jaeun

"The Animal Within Me" acrylic on wood panel 20 x 16" (framed to 21.5 x 17.5") SOLD DR. JEYKLL & MR. HYDE

David Seidman
David Seidman

"One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" (2015) digital painting with hand embellishment • 1 of 1 16 x 20" framed SOLD ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST