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Interview: New Artist in Residence Tatiana Istomina

Tatiana Istomina, our new Artist in Residence sits down to discuss her inspiration and aspirations as an artist. Quick Background on Tatiana: Tatiana Istomina is a Russian-born US artist working with painting, drawing and video. She holds a PhD in … Continue reading

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Soho20 Member Interview: Ann Young

Ann Young is a new member of Soho20– she joined only last year. Her art works have been featured in solo and group exhibitions in cultural centers and galleries, including the Fleming Museum in Burlington, VT; the Alliance for the Visual Arts Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon, NH; Furchgott-Sourtiffe Gallery in Shelburne, VT; the White Water Gallery in East Hardwick, VT; and Woodsum Gallery in Warner, NH. She received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. Because I was unable to visit Ann’s studio in Vermont, we conducted the interview through email. Continue reading

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Soho20 Member Interview: Darla Bjork

Darla Bjork has been a member of Soho20 for fifteen years and currently serves as President of the Board. In addition to being a painter, Bjork is also a psychiatrist who has had a private practice in New York City for many years. Her work has evolved from abstract portraits that reflected people she worked with in mental institutions to abstract landscapes influenced by her childhood in rural Minnesota and now by the view of the Catskill Mountains from her studio in Woodstock, NY. I was able to visit Bjork in her Tribeca studio on July 10th. Continue reading

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Soho20 Member Interview: Elizabeth Bisbing

Elizabeth Bisbing has been a member of Soho20 since 2003. Her upcoming show, “More Life Than Still,” will be 9/2 – 9/27, with an opening on Thursday 9/4 at 6:00pm. I was able to chat with Bisbing in her studio on Monday (7/7) about her show, her time at Soho20, and a program she is developing to bring art and positive female role models to young girls. Continue reading

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