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Artist of the moment….Harry Roseman..

Harry Roseman is a multi talented artist working in many mediums including drawing, painting, and sculpture. Harry Roseman was born in the year 1945 in Brooklyn, New York. For his artistic education Roseman attended Pratt Institute located in New York City. The artist work in many sizes from small works to public sized commissioned works.

His main subject is lines and some subjects include folded and bent wood and curtains.

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One work for the Met Transit system of New York City measured 71 feet in length.

Part of teaching faculty at Vassar College located in upstate New York.

I am a huge fan of the cast bronze neighborhood pictures. I had never seen a work like this. The work reminded me of the artist Matthew Cornell or Robert Kipniss, but in three dimensions.

Roseman also has a fun kind of a fun idea he started in the mid 1970s of visually and verbally keeping track of all visitors to his house. From neighbors, to religious fanatics, to the mailman he has kept track of it all for more than four decades. In this link you can see more about this idea which he started in 1971.

http://faculty2.vassar.edu/haroseman/?category_name=visitors

In this clip a brief interview with the artist:

In this clip Harry Roseman talks about a very large wall drawing/ painting:

Whilst at Pratt he met his wife, a fellow artist named Catherine Murphy. She painted the urban landscape in a very realistic manner. Below a great example of her style. She will be an entry later today.

catmurphy

 

What a productive and artistic husband and wife team!

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