April Gornik

Our next Artist You Need To Know is April Gornik. A graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (where she earned a BFA in 1976), Gornik was born in Cleveland, OH, has lived in New York City (where she exhibited widely) but is now living in North Haven, Long...

Robert Heinecken

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Robert Heinecken (1931 – 2006). He spoke of himself as a  “paraphotographer” – because his photographic process and artworks were often made without a camera. Heinecken’s obituary in the New York Times...

Cecily Brown

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Cecily Brown. Cecily Brown (born 1969) is a British painter who currently lives and works in New York City. Brown’s painterly style displays the influence of a variety of contemporary painters to art historical references,...

Robert W. Fichter

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Robert W. Fichter. A native of Fort Meyers, Florida (he was born in 1939), Fichter grew up in Sarasota, “where the ruins of circus impresario John Ringling’s unfinished Ritz -Carlton Hotel left an indelible impression on him;...

Joan Brown

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Joan Brown (1938 – 1990). Brown lived in Northern California, and was primarily a figurative painter. She was a member of the ‘second generation’ of the Bay Area Figurative Movement (a previously featured Artist You Need...