Allison Sommers is a visual artist working primarily in gouache. She creates complicated, intricate, sometimes uncomfortable worlds of meat, vegetation, and birds and beasts of various sizes. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in History.

Current and Previous Works by Allison Sommers

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  • “The Cost of Someone Else’s Business”

    (2019)
    $1,800
    Available
    Gouache with mixed media on panel-mounted paper
    14" × 14"
    36 × 36 cm

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    • Paint Guide (Main Room)
  • “There But For…”

    (2020)
    $1,350
    Available
    Gouache on paper
    Professionally Framed to 12x12" (dimensions are of artwork only)
    10" × 10"
    25 × 25 cm

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    • Small Victories
  • “Old Grey Mare”

    (2019)
    $1,500
    Available
    Gouache and mixed media on paper mounted to wood panel
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • LAX / MSY
  • “Zwei Kultfiguren”

    (2019)
    $1,500
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    Gouache and mixed media on paper mounted to panel
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • Scope Miami Beach 2019
  • “The Starving Time”

    (2008)
    $600
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board
    7.5" × 12"
    19 × 30 cm
  • “Neighbors”

    (2008)
    $350
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    Gouache on illustration board
    7" × 5"
    18 × 13 cm
  • “Death Came”

    (2009)
    $700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7" × 12"
    18 × 30 cm

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    • 20% of all sales go to Born Free USA
  • “A Longer Than Expected Journey”

    (2008)
    $200
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm
  • “Lost”

    (2009)
    $200
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Long-Retired Mariner”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Gouache on illustration board
    3" × 5"
    8 × 13 cm
  • “Wet Nurse”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Gouache on illustration board
    5" × 7"
    13 × 18 cm
  • “That Old Time Religion”

    (2009)
    $600
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Tasty Bits”

    (2010)
    $550
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    Mixed media sculpture
    Comes in a glass dome case
    5" × 3"
    13 × 8 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Baker”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Birders”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Butcher”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Cash Corn”

    (2013)
    $350
    Sold
    Mixed Media on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “The Candlestick Maker”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Habemus Papam”

    (2013)
    $350
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    Mixed Media on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “Ex Vivo”

    (2014)
    $350
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    Gouache and graphite on paper mounted on birch panel
    6" × 6"
    15 × 15 cm

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    • AQUA 2014
  • “The Horder”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Im Wald Und Auf Der Heide”

    (2013)
    $800
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    Graphite on paper
    16.5" × 14"
    42 × 36 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “Wieder Jagdzeit”

    (2009)
    $700
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Work II”

    (2014)
    $2,800
    Sold
    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood
    Custom altar piece
    32" × 16"
    81 × 41 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work III”

    (2014)
    $1,000
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on hardwood-mounted paper
    5.75" × 13"
    15 × 33 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work IV”

    (2014)
    $600
    Sold
    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood.
    5" × 7"
    13 × 18 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work VI”

    (2014)
    $1,000
    Sold
    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood.
    Custom altar piece
    16" × 10"
    41 × 25 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Deo Volente”

    (2013)
    $125
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tube
    1" × 2.75"
    3 × 7 cm

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    • Holiday Ornament Group Show (Project)
  • “Work VIII”

    (2014)
    $350
    Sold
    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on hardwood-mounted paper
    Custom altar piece
    6" × 3"
    15 × 8 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Cheapeake”

    (2018)
    $900
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    Gouache with mixed media and collage on paper mounted to birch panel
    9" × 12"
    23 × 30 cm

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    • ‘LAX / PDX II’ with Antler Gallery (Portland, OR)
  • “All Wounds Are Superficial”

    (2014)
    $1,100
    Sold
    Graphite on paper pinned to hand painted birch altarpiece
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2014
  • “Armistice Day”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    7.5" × 1.4"
    19 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “A Slight Chill”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Monument”

    (2019)
    $2,200
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    Mixed media on paper with found objects and fabric, mounted to wood panel
    16.5" × 16.5"
    42 × 42 cm

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    • 15 Years of Thinkspace
    • Coronavirus Sale

  • “A Brave Voyage Ends”

    (2008)
    $315
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “A Nomad, A Seafarer”

    (2008)
    $330
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    3.5" × 5.5"
    9 × 14 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Crowded Waters (The Crabshell Boat)”

    (2008)
    $420
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    2" × 4.5"
    5 × 11 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Brass Tacks”

    (2011)
    $175
    Sold
    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Arms Dealer”

    (2008)
    $360
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Brothers At Arms”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “The Arrival”

    (2008)
    $2,400
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    11" × 14"
    28 × 36 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Dickin”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “In Nomine Patris”

    (2011)
    $175
    Sold
    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Chewing is Unnecessary”

    (2013)
    $250
    Sold
    Gouache on paper in vintage tin
    Diptych
    4.5" × 2.75"
    11 × 7 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “But Who Knows Why A Man…”

    (2013)
    $1,300
    Sold
    Mixed media on paper mounted to wood panel
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Ecce Homo II”

    (2019)
    $1,500
    Sold
    Gouache and mixed media on paper adhered to wood panel
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • POW! WOW! Hawaii: The 7th Annual Exploring The New Contemporary Movement exhibition
  • “Coitus More Ferarum”

    (2013)
    $700
    Sold
    Gouache, pencil, charcoal, and blood on paper, mounted on cradled panel, with blood vial
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Sleepwalker (ii)”

    (2008)
    $550
    Sold
    Gouche on illustration board (framed)

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    • Waterways
  • “The Expulsion”

    (2008)
    $900
    Sold
    Gouche and graphite on illustration board
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • Looking Glass
  • “Honeysuckle”

    (2013)
    $80
    Sold
    Graphite on paper in vintage matchbox
    0.75" × 1.5"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Perennials”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “I Had Not Thought Death Had Undone So Many”

    (2013)
    $550
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    Acrylic on paper
    Diptych
    4" × 6"
    10 × 15 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Birth Of A Nation”

    (2010)
    $500
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    5" × 6.5"
    13 × 17 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Trophy”

    (2013)
    $140
    Sold
    Gouache on board in vintage matchbox
    Two individual works
    0.75" × 1.5"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Schlachtengemalde”

    (2011)
    $4,800
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    Gouache on illustration board - diptych (framed)
    40" × 30"
    102 × 76 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Sepp”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Will It Get Some Wind For The Sailboat”

    (2013)
    $700
    Sold
    Graphite on paper
    (framed)
    8" × 11"
    20 × 28 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Sisyphus”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “The Power And The Glory”

    (2011)
    $175
    Sold
    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Thy Will Be Done”

    (2011)
    $175
    Sold
    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Unser Taeglich Brot”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Teekuchen”

    (2009)
    $750
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    9" × 9"
    23 × 23 cm

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    • Aqua Art Miami
  • “The Yanks Are Coming”

    (2011)
    $1,600
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    19" × 6.5"
    48 × 17 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Bonbon”

    (2010)
    $800
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 8.5"
    20 × 22 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Cormorant”

    (2010)
    $2,700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    14" × 18"
    36 × 46 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Pyre”

    (2010)
    $600
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Circular work framed as square with mat
    6" × 6"
    15 × 15 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Sabine”

    (2012)
    $500
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    Gouache on illustration board
    Framed
    6" × 6.5"
    15 × 17 cm

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    • Synergy
  • “Quarry”

    (2010)
    $1,600
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7.75" × 17.5"
    20 × 44 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Suppertime”

    (2010)
    $1,000
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8.5" × 11"
    22 × 28 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Temple Monkeys”

    (2010)
    $1,200
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7.5" × 14"
    19 × 36 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Common Man”

    (2010)
    $250
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Circular work framed as square with mat
    2.5" × 2.5"
    6 × 6 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Sudden Picnic in the Succulent Grove”

    (2010)
    $800
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    9" × 8"
    23 × 20 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Wages Of Sin”

    (2010)
    $375
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    oval work framed with mat
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Child’s Play”

    (2010)
    $275
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    Graphite on paper drawing (framed)
    7" × 7"
    18 × 18 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “One Theory On John Henry”

    (2013)
    $1,600
    Sold
    Graphite and charcoal on paper
    Framed
    19.5" × 24"
    50 × 61 cm

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    • LAX / PHL
  • “Depot”

    (2010)
    $2,500
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board
    16" × 18"
    41 × 46 cm

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    • with featured artist Johnny “KMNDZ” Rodriguez
  • “Gargle”

    (2013)
    $200
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tin

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Finders, Keepers”

    (2010)
    $550
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    Mixed media sculpture
    Comes in a glass dome case
    3" × 5"
    8 × 13 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Rexall”

    (2013)
    $250
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tin

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “The Harvest King”

    (2008)
    $200
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper in viintage paper frame
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm
  • “Little Diedrich”

    (2010)
    $600
    Sold
    Mixed media sculpture
    Cakes included and comes in glass dome case
    2.5" × 5"
    6 × 13 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Long Grieving”

    (2008)
    $250
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    4.5" × 6.5"
    11 × 17 cm
  • “The Little Yeoman”

    (2008)
    $400
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm
  • “Things I’m Fortunate For”

    (2008)
    $80
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    3.5" × 3.5"
    9 × 9 cm
  • “A Last-Ditch Effort”

    (2008)
    $180
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    5" × 5"
    13 × 13 cm
  • “Best”

    (2013)
    $175
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    Gouache and mixed media on paper in antique matchbox

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “I Will Be A Home”

    (2008)
    $400
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    13" × 9"
    33 × 23 cm
  • “A Diagram Of My Failings”

    (2016)
    $1,500
    Sold
    Graphite with gouache on paper with cotton stitching
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    14" × 14"
    36 × 36 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “Cain and Abel”

    (2012)
    $400
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    Gouache, watercolor pencil, and graphite on illustration board
    8" × 6"
    20 × 15 cm

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    • with Born Free USA Co-curated by Amanda Erlanson and Andrew Hosner
  • “I’m Saving Them For Later”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    9/1/2002" × 6/1/2002"
    23 × 15 cm
  • “Landed Aristocracy”

    (2008)
    $150
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    3" × 4"
    8 × 10 cm
  • “Sleepwalker”

    (2008)
    $700
    Sold
    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    13" × 14.5"
    33 × 37 cm
  • “Companion”

    (2013)
    $175
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    Gouache and mixed media on paper in antique matchbox

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Quarry”

    (2012)
    $50
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    Archival giclee print on Museo Portfolio Rag paper
    Edition of 13 prints (plus 4AP + 1PP)
    8.5" × 1"
    22 × 3 cm
  • “Preflight”

    (2012)
    $50
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    Giclee print on Hahnemuhle Museum Etching paper
    Edition of 30 prints (plus 6AP)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm
  • “Mother”

    (2016)
    $500
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    Gouache on paper in vintage cigarette tin with antique cup shard, antique specimen slide, stamp, and nosebleed
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    3.25" × 6"
    8 × 15 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “Larval Stage”

    (2010)
    $375
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    oval work framed with mat
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “1066”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Plenty”

    (2010)
    $425
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Framed with a half moon mat
    5.5" × 4.5"
    14 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Junior Legion”

    (2016)
    $400
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    Gouache on paper, paperclay, antique thimble in antique first aid kit
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    4.25" × 2.75"
    11 × 7 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “First Mate”

    (2009)
    $450
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    4.75" × 6.75"
    12 × 17 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Fly Tipping”

    (2009)
    $400
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    6.5" × 4.5"
    17 × 11 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “H & G In The Garden”

    (2009)
    $1,800
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    14" × 11"
    36 × 28 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Ice Fishing”

    (2009)
    $400
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    5" × 6.5"
    13 × 17 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “In Ictu Oculi”

    (2009)
    $600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    3.5" × 9"
    9 × 23 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Last Dew, First Frost”

    (2015)
    $900
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    gouache with mixed media and blood on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Scope Miami Beach 2015
  • “In Nomine Filii”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Jager”

    (2009)
    $700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

    Show:

    • A Brief History
  • “Preflight”

    (2008)
    $550
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board
    6.5" × 8.5"
    17 × 22 cm

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    • Fight For Flight
  • “Ligatures: ‘Gottfried’”

    (2009)
    $400
    Sold
    Gouache on paper clay

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    • A Brief History
  • “Johan”

    (2013)
    $900
    Sold
    Mixed media on paper
    Framed (dimensions are of art only)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • Beyond Eden
  • “Walkies”

    (2008)
    $250
    Sold
    Gouache on illustration board
    7" × 5"
    18 × 13 cm

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    • Fight For Flight