Elisa Contemporary Art

Riverdale, NY

About Elisa Contemporary Art

Elisa Contemporary Art represents a portfolio of both emerging and mid-career contemporary artists, many of whom have work in the permanent collections of major museums and corporations. The gallery was founded in 2007 by Lisa Cooper. At Elisa Contemporary Art, we believe in the power of art to positively impact and transform all our lives. We are dedicated to promoting the appreciation and collection of art as a way to enrich and heal our lives, our communities, and the world. A portion of every gallery sale is donated to charities helping underserved communities h...Read More

Elisa Contemporary Art

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Matt Story
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- American Realist Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint, Wood Panel
Matt Story studied art from an early age and demonstrated a unique skill for rendering verisimilitude, or hyperrealism. His underwater swimmer paintings are created after extensive ...
Allyson Monson
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- Contemporary Abstract Photography
Photographic Paper
Emerging photographer Allyson Monson is one of our new gallery artists. Her creative vision transforms color and ordinary objects into painterly images. According to Allyson, &quot...
Ken Peloke
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Animal Paintings
Oil Paint, Varnish, Wood Panel
Ken Peloke’s photorealistic mixed media horse paintings were inspired by the time he spent with his wife’s horses. Ken discovered their beauty, their athleticism, and their innocence...
Martha Hughes
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- Contemporary Landscape Paintings
Acrylic Paint
Martha Hughes lives and works in Marfa, Texas. She received her B.F.A. from the University of Texas, Austin. Inspired by the artwork of children and outsider artists, Hughes paints...
Martha Hughes
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- Contemporary Landscape Paintings
Acrylic Paint
Martha Hughes lives and works in Marfa, Texas. She received her B.F.A. from the University of Texas, Austin. She has been exhibiting her artwork since 1987 throughout the US includi...
Carol Bennett
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Varnish, Oil Paint, Acrylic Paint, Archival Paper
Carol is one of the few artists I know who really captures what it's like to be in...and move through the water. She is a native of Los Angeles, who has spent the last 20 years livi...
Carol Bennett
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
2010- Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Varnish, Wood Panel
Carol Bennett is a native of Los Angeles, who has spent the last 20 years living in Hawaii. Her work is a meditative journey through both the water and through life. She is one of ...
Jeffrey Palladini
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Charcoal, Oil Paint, Wood Panel
Jeffrey Palladini’s unconventional portraits evoke feelings of sensuality and euphoria. While the San Francisco-based artist studied at California State University, it was in Florenc...
Michelle Gagliano
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Landscape Paintings
Gold Leaf, Oil Paint, Wood Panel
Michelle Gagliano’s art is a continuous engagement with the notion of beauty and experimentation. Imaginary ‘natural’ forms and textural patinas are melded in an exploration of surfa...
Jason Wright
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Landscape Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Wood Panel
Jason Wright was born in the United States (1975). He studied Painting and Graphic Design at the Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington, DC. Jason was immersed in art from...
Kimber Berry
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Mixed Media, Photographic Paper
Kimber is a Los Angeles artist, who is part of the "Flow Movement," a term coined by Art Critic (and curator) Peter Frank. Her artwork is vibrant and dynamic mixed media co...
Mark Van Wagner
Offered By Elisa Contemporary Art
21st Century Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Mixed Media
According to Mark Van Wagner "Inspired by drawing and writing on sand and watching the impressions wash away, one day I decided to gather the sand and use it as the “ink” on my ...

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