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Untitled 5 paper doll piece

Carolyn Oberst
New York, NY

About the Artist

Carolyn Oberst originally pursued a career in NYC as a clothing designer and formed her own company specializing in women’s wear. She discovered a love of painting while creating her own fabrics using a brush with paints and dyes. This discovery inspired her to close her successful business in order to concentrate on fine art. She then studied painting and drawing at the Art Student’s League of NY and at the New York Studio School before setting up her own painting studio.

Carolyn's work has been shown in one person, two person and group shows in various galleries and venues in NYC a…

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About the Artist

Carolyn Oberst originally pursued a career in NYC as a clothing designer and formed her own company specializing in women’s wear. She discovered a love of painting while creating her own fabrics using a brush with paints and dyes. This discovery inspired her to close her successful business in order to concentrate on fine art. She then studied painting and drawing at the Art Student’s League of NY and at the New York Studio School before setting up her own painting studio.

Carolyn’s work has been shown in one person, two person and group shows in various galleries and venues in NYC and beyond. She has had solo exhibitions at the Willoughby Sharpe Gallery in NYC, the Margaret Bodell Gallery in NYC, and M55 Art in LIC, NY. Recent exhibitions include a major two-person show at the Vit Gallery in Seoul, S. Korea (2011).

Artist’s Work

Across the universe 2
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Across the Universe

By Carolyn Oberst

Good day sunshine
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Good Day Sunshine

By Carolyn Oberst

Untitled 56paper doll piece
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Untitled #6[Paper Doll Piece]

By Carolyn Oberst

The past is always present
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The Past is Always Present

By Carolyn Oberst

Bubbling up 2
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Bubbling Up

By Carolyn Oberst

All the ins and outs
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All the Ins and Outs

By Carolyn Oberst

Stormy weather 3
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Stormy Weather

By Carolyn Oberst

Icon 2
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Icon 2

By Carolyn Oberst

I thought i heard you calling
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I Thought I Heard You Calling

By Carolyn Oberst

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Icon

By Carolyn Oberst

Untitled 5 paper doll piece
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Untitled #5 [Paper Doll Piece]

By Carolyn Oberst

Shes come undone
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She's Come Undone

By Carolyn Oberst

Out from under
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Out From Under

By Carolyn Oberst

Out on a limb
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Out on a Limb

By Carolyn Oberst

Selected Exhibitions

  • Obracodobra Artists Residency
    Oaxaca, Mexiao, 2015
  • Artrium Lobby Curated by Chashama
    45 Broadway, NY, NY, 2014
  • Denise Bibro Gallery, NYC
    Chelsea, NYC, NY, 2014
  • Luise Ross Gallery
    Chelsea, NYC, NY, 2014
  • Vit Gallery
    Seoul, S. Korea, 2011

Education

  • Art Student's League, None offered
    New York, NY,1982 
  • N. Y. Studio School, None offered
    New York, NY,1980