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Jane Dell

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There Must Be More To Love, 2012 Mixed Media on Mylar 32"W X 28"L © none
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Wolf Shadow, 2012 Acrylic Paint on Canvas 48"W X 38"L X 2"D © none
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It's Different Now, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 32"W X 38"L © none
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Female vs. Male, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar on Board 18" X 18" X 3"
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Fat Girl's Dream, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 27" L X 32"W
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The Fierce and the Innocents, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 27"W X 32"L
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Midnight Party, 2011 Acrylic Paint on Canvas Triptych 5'W X 18"L
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Ode to Duchamp, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 13"W X 16"L
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Eye of the Storm, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar
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Portrait Thought, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 22"W X29"l
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Black and White Plight, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 26"W X 34"L
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Might Makes Right, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar on Board
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Damn Hell, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar 13"W X 16"L
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Diamond Exchange, 2012 Mixed Media on Mylar 32"W X 40"L
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What We Think, 2012 Mixed Media on Mylar 38"w X 28"L
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Stop, 2011 Mixed Media on Mylar on Board 28"W X 22"L X 2"D
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There Must Be More To Love Mixed-media on Mylar
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Diamond Exchange, 2012 Mixed-media on Mylar 38"x46" © yes
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Black Pearls, 2012 Mixed-media on Mylar 38"wx42"lx1"d Framed
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Angel Encounter, 2014 Acrylic/oil/collage 30"x40" © ©Jane Dell
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Black Angel, 2014 Mixed Media on Mylar 40"x30" © ©Jane Dell
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Parrot People On The Beach, 2015 Acrylic/oil on Canvas 40"x30" © JaneDell
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Pretty Plastics Oil on Canvas 30"x40" © 2015 JaneDell
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Stream Reflections, 2015 Acrylic/oil/collage on Canvas 48"x48" © JaneDell
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Roman Ram, 2015 Acrylic/oil on Canvas 40"x30" © JaneDell
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Otterness, 2015 Acrylic/oil/collage on Canvas 12"x12" © JaneDell
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Brooklyn, New York
Lives in
New York
Works in
East Orange, NJ
Schools
School of Visual Art, 1981
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn
Tags
mixed-media, surrealism, abstract, figurative
Statement

Jane Dell is a native New Yorker that attended the Art Students League, School of Visual Arts and received her BFA from Pratt Institute.

My current series of mixed media collages on Mylar and acrylic/collage paintings on canvas are an expressionistic and dreamlike journey of images inspired by the continuing damage and threat to our environment by humans. The series fuses an expressive style with various paint mediums and photo/collage elements. The primary subject is animals; endangered, or extinct, fantastical human forms, and contemporary debris that exist within a landscape of imagined chaos. Very often the scene is constructed from the subjects’ point of view, as if the animals and fantastical forms are telling the story. All told the work presents an original and curious universe, a cautionary place that’s disturbing, but perhaps hopeful. It is a world of imaginary dystopia where familiar elements are combined to create an artistically luscious unease.

Dell has exhibited in the Northeast, California, and recently at 111 Front Street and Trestle Gallery, in Brooklyn; The Phatory Gallery, 35 Orchard and Central Booking Gallery in the Lower East Side of New York and the Drawing Rooms Gallery and Goldsmith A Condo Gallery in Jersey City.  Solo exhibitions include The Creative Center in Chelsea, Delaware Valley Arts Alliance in Narrowsburg, NY, The Monmouth Museum and the Drawing Rooms Gallery in New Jersey and a two person exhibit at the Saratoga Springs Art Center. Many of her paintings are in private collections, and recently the Hudson County Community College acquired one of her paintings for their extensive art collection. She was honored for the Jersey City “Curators Choice Exhibition 2013” for best portfolio juried by artist/curator Judith Page. In addition, Jane was accepted to the New York Drawing Center Viewing Program in 2012, and was awarded “Best in Show”, at the NJ Arts Guild, juried by the contemporary art curator of the El Museo del Barrio Museum in New York, Rocio Aranda-Alvarado.

To add to these achievements Jane has been featured in January 2013 “Inside Jersey” magazine and a number of her large paintings were purchased for the permanent collection of NYLO Hotels, Inc., located on 77th Street near Broadway, NYC.