“I cannot remember a time when I didn’t interpret the world through a paintbrush and tubes of color.” Laurie Rubell has lived her life as an artist.Although she has worked in several mediums she is known for her large scale abstract oil paintings,often using 2 canvases to make original and unique works of art.Born in New York,she attended the University of Hartford(Hartford Art School) and earned her B.F.A. at the School of Visual arts in N.YC.
She paints in an Abstract style,combining figurative and earth elements while emphasizing bold brushwork and soft intensity of color.She has exhibited her work in New York,New Jersey,Philadelphia and Richmond.
Her goals as an artist have always seemed simple:Keep pushing the boundaries of your work,keep pushing your creativity ..Don’t settle for good..The goal is to make unique works of art.
In pushing the boundaries of her work she started using 2 canvases to make a painting(Diptychs) to create unique works of art.Using 2 separate Canvases adds physical boundaries,physical edges.Expand your vision: What’s beyond the edge?
She currently reside in Richmond Virginia.