2018 IAF AUTUMN IN NEW YORK

Artist Official Entries

Iness Kaplun

BROOKLYN NY USA
http://www.inesskaplun.com/
Iness is a Russian artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Her passion for art and painting began at home as a child when her grandfather, himself an artist, painter and decorator, first handed her his brush. Her love of painting has remained within her throughout the years since, continuously reminding her of her roots and where she came from. Iness graduated from Saint-Petersburg University of Technology and Design with a major in Decorative and Applied Arts. In the past she has worked in the fashion industry, applying her aesthetic creativity as a window display designer. Iness currently teaches art and painting to children and adults at her art studio in Brooklyn, in addition to pursuing her own artistic career. Iness’ art work has been exhibited at Chelsea galleries as well as underground art shows in the United States and Russia. Last exhibitions: 2017 - "Spring Extravaganza" Art Fair, Caelum Gallery, 508 West 26th Street, 3rd floor, NY 2016- "Search for Imagination" group art show. MORA/ Museum of Russian Art. 80 Grand Street, Jersey City. NJ 2015 - "Crossroad" group exhibition.Gallery-New Century Artists, Inc. 530 West 25th Street, Suite 406. NY, NY 10001 2015 - Art show/ Group exhibition. Down East,189 East 3rd Street, NY, NY 2015 - Solo Exhibition, Kings Bay Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2014 - International Art Festival, The Highline Loft Gallery, 508 West 26th St., NY, NY ​ Iness shows us through her work her vision of modern society. Her artistic system seeks to enlighten while paying special attention to the often-neglected emotions of the human being. Her paintings are symbolic representations of the human being achieved through the juxtaposition of humor and emotions in a provocative and dramatic manner. Using her unique mixed media style, Iness brings to life an unlimited range of iconic themes. Her work highlights contradictions within the modern world and its effects on people and their environment. In her deeply ironic style, Iness revives our collective consciousness, delivering a message of hope as well as an artistic testimony of our time.
© Iness Kaplun |
2018 Graphics | Enjoy The Silence
Mixed Media, 24x36", 2018
USD $3,200
© Iness Kaplun |
2018 Graphics | The Night
Mixed Media, 24x36", 2018
USD $3,200
© Iness Kaplun |
2018 Graphics | The Morning
Mixed Media, 24x36", 2018
USD $3,200