• size 11" × 8" × 2"
  • year 2017
  • medium Acrylic on recycled paper pulp
  • framed In custom frame
  • price Upon Request
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“The Lumpy Paintings series plays with the dichotomy of transforming the base substance of recycled junk mail into the highfalutin form of a painting, posing simple and quirky conclusions of what paper can be and what painting can be.” — Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao
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About the Artist

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Adam Frezza (b. 1977) and Terri Chiao (b. 1981) are based in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The collaborative duo’s work explores everyday life and domestic play through sculptures, installations, collages, and paintings. Inspired by unusual and unique surfaces, they embrace vibrant color palettes and surreal elements. Their projects can be characterized as existing at the “intersection of imagination and the natural world.” Frezza and Chiao have been collaborating since 2011.

From the Journal

From the Journal

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  • Meet
  • Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao
  • We chat with artist-duo Adam Frezza and Terri Chiao of CHIAOZZA about their collaborative process and material-approach to object-making.
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  • Inside the Studio
  • Adam & Terri on "Puddle Lumps"
  • We go inside the Bushwick studio of Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao as they put the finishing touches on a large-scale outdoor sculpture for the Ashland in Brooklyn, installed in Fall 2016.
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  • In Good Company
  • The Ashland
  • Take a tour of The Ashland, a new residential building located in the Brooklyn Cultural District, with artwork curated by Uprise Art.
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  • At Uprise
  • 5 things you didn't know about Uprise Artists
  • Birthdays are best celebrated with surprises, so in honor of our fifth birthday, we're letting you in on a few facts about Uprise artists that you won't find on their CVs.
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  • At Uprise
  • Tze's off-registry tips
  • Our founder, Tze Chun, lists her favorite art gift ideas so you can be "that" wedding guest - the one with the best gift.
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  • At Home
  • Tze in Brooklyn
  • Tucked away in Prospect Heights, our founder Tze Chun’s Brooklyn loft features an open floor plan, an oversized sky light, and (naturally) artwork and unique objects from Uprise artists.
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  • Inside the Studio
  • Adam & Terri on "Lumpy Paintings"
  • Artist duo Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao share their thinking behind their newest project and foray into abstract painting.

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