• size 60" × 48"
  • year 2008
  • medium Digital C-print
  • framed Mounted to Plexiglas
  • price $7000
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“Animal Hybrid Series combines dissimilar entitites, which nevertheless share commonalities, to create something beautiful and unexpected.” — Abby Goodman
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About the Artist

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Abby Goodman (b. 1972) creates sculptures, paintings, and mixed media installations to share her experiences. Using found objects, reconstituted components, and natural materials, she develops an iconographic language unique to her imaginary autobiographical universe, complete with beautiful beasts, barren landscapes, and a cavalcade of misfit champions. Goodman uses this illusive world as a platform to address the human condition, often associating animal imagery with the human spirit.

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Recent exhibitions include: The Wishing Tree, a solo exhibition at the Brooklyn Arts Council; Party At Lucky Chengs, a solo exhibition at the LZ Project Space in the New York Studio Gallery; An Island Now Peopled, a two-person show at the Chashama Chelsea Project Space, New York; and We Come From Brooklyn at Aller Art Gallery, Bludenz, Austria. Additionally, Goodman’s work has been exhibited at the Islip Art Museum, Everson Museum, Toronto Art Fair, Scope Art Fair, and Fountain Art Fair.

A recipient of the Chashama Studio Residency Program for six years, she has created several large-scale public works, including two collaborative interactive public sculptures for Governors Island, NY and numerous private commissions. Goodman’s work has been featured on the cover of Studio Visit Magazine and received numerous mentions in New American Paintings. Her work has been reviewed by the New York Times and La Nuevo Herald, among other publications.

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  • Mixed-media artist Abby Goodman offers us some insight on her welding background, new pieces, and finding the perfect materials for her work.
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  • Visit the art-filled, Williamsburg apartment of Uprise collectors Beck and Lainey.

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