TurningArt Logo Contact Us
South end rooftop

Iris Osterman
Framingham, MA

About the Artist

Iris Osterman grew up in New York and currently lives in Framingham, Massachusetts. She graduated from Boston University in 1972, and earned her M.F.A. from The American University in 1977.

Osterman's reference to objective reality and an expressive use of line have remained consistent in her art-making process. For Iris, the line carries the message in each piece, describing what is seen and felt; it is weighty, energetic and even ethereal at times. She also maintains a restricted palette, which allows her to focus less on color and more on linear forms, composition, and contrast.

Ir…

Read More…

Become a member to get Iris's work.

Join Now  

About the Artist

Iris Osterman grew up in New York and currently lives in Framingham, Massachusetts. She graduated from Boston University in 1972, and earned her M.F.A. from The American University in 1977.

Osterman’s reference to objective reality and an expressive use of line have remained consistent in her art-making process. For Iris, the line carries the message in each piece, describing what is seen and felt; it is weighty, energetic and even ethereal at times. She also maintains a restricted palette, which allows her to focus less on color and more on linear forms, composition, and contrast.

Iris’ paintings has been featured at The "Bowery Gallery":http://www.bowerygallery.org/ in New York City, "The Cambridge Art Association":http://www.cambridgeart.org in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and"The Danforth Museum":http://www.danforthmuseum.org in Framingham, Massachusetts, among many others.

Artist’s Work

South end rooftop
Iris osterman

South End Rooftop

By Iris Osterman

In the shade
Iris osterman

In the Shade

By Iris Osterman

East street airshaft
Iris osterman

East Street Airshaft

By Iris Osterman

Thunder hole
Iris osterman

Thunder Hole

By Iris Osterman

From shawmut ave
Iris osterman

From Shawmut Ave

By Iris Osterman

Sea shore
Iris osterman

Sea Shore

By Iris Osterman

Grey rocks
Iris osterman

Grey Rocks

By Iris Osterman

Sea grasses
Iris osterman

Sea Grasses

By Iris Osterman

Ebb tide 2
Iris osterman

Ebb Tide

By Iris Osterman

From indian point
Iris osterman

From Indian Point

By Iris Osterman

Maine shore
Iris osterman

Maine Shore

By Iris Osterman

Mt desert
Iris osterman

Mt Desert

By Iris Osterman

Tunnel entrance
Iris osterman

Tunnel Entrance

By Iris Osterman

Mt desert 2
Iris osterman

Mt Desert 2

By Iris Osterman

Acadia coastline
Iris osterman

Acadia Coastline

By Iris Osterman

Education

  • American University, Master of Fine Arts
    Washington, D.C.,1977 
  • Boston University, Bachelor of Fine Arts
    Boston, MA,1972