In the Studio with Allison Malafronte

In The Studio: Leah Yerpe

by Allison Malafronte

Leah Yerpe is a young Brooklyn-based artist whose bold vision and out-of-the-box approach to drawing and realism result in uniquely dynamic visual statements. Currently working exclusively in black-and-white, Yerpe’s large-scale charcoal drawings (which can reach up to thirteen feet high) show figures floating, reaching, falling, and... More »

In the Studio: Hyeseung Marriage-Song

by Allison Malafronte

Brooklyn-based artist Hyeseung Marriage-Song’s journey through life and art has been a spirited adventure that she has consistently approached with determination, focus, and resilience. Although she had to confront several twists and turns along the way, she has managed to keep her eye on her goals and return to her true self... More »

In The Studio: Dan Thompson

by Allison Malafronte

Dan Thompson is a draftsman and painter par excellence, and one of the most articulate and intelligent instructors in the realist-art community. It’s no surprise then that Studio Incamminati in Philadelphia—founded in 2002 by the late Nelson Shanks and Leona Shanks—recently appointed him the Dean of Faculty and Students and... More »

In the Studios: Morgan Irons

by Allison Malafronte

The stillness and peace that emanate from emerging artist Morgan Irons’ paintings are primarily a result of the life of solitude she has opted to pursue from a young age. Growing up in rural Idaho and recently relocating to the mountainous region of Bozeman, Montana to set up a studio, the twenty-eight-year-old artist admits... More »