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John U. Abrahamson

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Funcar2
"Funeral Carriage", 2007 Oils on Gesso Coated Print Paper 22X30 © 2007 John U. Abrahamson
Car4web
"Car", 2007 Digital Painting in Photoshop © 2007 John U. Abrahamson
Demondriver4web
"Demon Driver", 2007 Digital Painting in Photoshop 9X12 © 2007 John U. Abrahamson
Raptureweb
"Dark Angel's Rapture", 1993 Oils on Gesso Caoted Print Paper 22X30 © John U. Abrahamson 1993
Womb_lrg
"In the Womb", 1996 Oils on Gesso Caoted Print Paper 22X30 © 1996 John U. Abrahamson
Asil_lrg
"Portrait of Asil" Oils on Gesso Coated Print Paper 22X30 © John U. Abrahamson
Anthony
"Temptation of Saint Anthony", 1996 Oils on Canvas © 1996 John U. Abrahamson
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Dies Irae, 1999 Oils, Gold and Silver Leaf on Wood 251/2X49 © 1999 John U. Abrahamson
Cr
"Crufige Eum", 1999 Oil & Gold Leaf on Wood "25X36" © 1999 John U. Abrahamson
Gathering_lrg
"A Gathering of Thorns" Oils on Canvas 40X40
Furor
Furor Oil & Gold Leaf on Wood 11X12
Vita
Vita Oil & Gold Leaf on Wood 11X12
Onus
Onus Oil & Gold Leaf on Wood 11X14
Funcar2
"Funeral Carriage", 2007 Oils on Gesso Coated Print Paper 22X30 © John U. Abrahamson
Cancerweb
"Cancer" Oils on Gesso Coated Print Paper 22X30 © John U. Abrahamson
Car4web
"Car", 2007 Digital Painting 9X12 © John U. Abrahamson
Funcar
"Funeral Carriage", 2007 Oils on Paper 22X30 © 2007 John U. Abrahamson
Fandblogo4web3
"Flesh and Blood", 2009 Oils 13X20 3/4 © 2009
Descrtangel
"Desecrated Angel", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 11 1/4 15 © 2009
Scar4web
"Scar Tissue", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 1/2 © 2009
Smile
"Cliteral Smile", 2009 Oils on Wood 5X7 © 2009
Stinger
"Stinger", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 1/2 © 2009
The_red_door
"The Red Door", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 11X16 © 2009, John U. Abrahamson
In_the_theatre_of_teeth
In the Theatre of Teeth, 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22
Cig_burns_4web2
"Cigarette Burns", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 © John U. Abrahamson 2009
Bath_copy
"bathroom, 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 © 2009
Ataon4web
"At the Altar of Needles", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Coated Print Paper 15X22 © JUA 2009
Damage_4web2
"Damage", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 © John U. Abrahamson 2009
Damage_4caorg
"Damage", 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 15X22 1/2 © Jhn U. Abrahamson
Dead_weightcorg
Dead Weight, 2009 Oils on Wood Panel 5X7 © John U. Abrahamson
Puddle_4web
"Puddle", 2009 Oils on Wood. 5X7 © 2009
Mom4web
Mother Isuues, 2009 Oils on Wood Panel 14X18 © 2009 John U. Abrahamson
Mom4web
"Mother Issues", 2009 Oils on Wood Panel 14X18 © John U. Abrahamson 2009
113_4web
Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 10X12 © John U. Abrahamson
Fly4web
Fly, 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper "10X10" © John U. Abrahamson
Wretched_a_tweak_more_by_jua
"The Wretched" Self Portrait, 2009 Oils on Gessoed Print Paper 17X22 © John U. Abrahamson
20100902081655-pin_cushion
Pin Cushion , 2009 Oil on Paper 10 X 10" © Courtesy of the Artist and Bert Green Fine Art
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Chicago
Schools
SFSU (San Francisco State University)
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Representing galleries
Bert Green Fine Art Los Angeles, Gallery Provocatuer Chicago, Fuse Gallery New York, Last Rites Gallery New York, Device Gallery La Jolla,
Tags
mixed-media, realism, surrealism, traditional, digital, figurative
Statement

John U. Abrahamson paints in a dramatic, pained style which is born of a gothic sensibility, but fully transcends that stylistic limitation through the masterful application of technical skill in the service of a real, experiential subject matter.