In the Studio with Allison Malafronte

In the Studio: Stephen Bauman

by Allison Malafronte

Although first impressions can often be indelible, there are times when a continued conversation with someone reveals a different interior than initially suggested. Stephen Bauman is an artist whose smart and seemingly critical surface eventually gives way to a depth and sensitivity earned from years of soul searching. The thirty-... More »

In the Studio: Cornelia Hernes

by Allison Malafronte

Throughout her life, Norwegian artist Cornelia Hernes has cultivated a lasting connection to nature, a natural love of the arts, and an abiding appreciation for cultural diversity. Growing up on Foynland, a small village off the Southeastern coast of Norway surrounded by forests, farmlands and beaches, her childhood was filled... More »

In the Studios: Paige Bradley

by Allison Malafronte

Paige Bradley breaks all the rules in her practice as a professional sculptor. She does not conform to the dictates or decorum of figuration past nor does she leave a path of predictability behind as she blazes a trail forward. And just as there are no rules in Bradley’s studio, there are also no limitations. Any number of... More »

In the Studio: Carlo Russo

by Allison Malafronte

Philadelphia-based artist Carlo Russo is known for his elegant, tasteful still lifes painted in a tightly realistic manner with beautiful color and detail. A collector of fine objects and a maker of his own frames, this forty-one-year-old artist puts careful craftsmanship into each unique piece he presents to the public and... More »