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Julian Lesser
New York, NY

About the Artist

Julian Lesser, born and raised in New York, received his BFA from New Paltz University with a concentration in painting. It was there that Lesser found his true voice and ability to capture his mind, consciousness and personality in the tangible form of paintings. In 2005 Lesser moved to New York City where he currently lives and works, creating art and exhibiting throughout the country. Lesser brings a love of color and exploration to his pieces, which also incorporate the energy and rush of the environments around him. Inspired by his own life and journey for truth and purpose, Lesser's…

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About the Artist

Julian Lesser, born and raised in New York, received his BFA from New Paltz University with a concentration in painting. It was there that Lesser found his true voice and ability to capture his mind, consciousness and personality in the tangible form of paintings. In 2005 Lesser moved to New York City where he currently lives and works, creating art and exhibiting throughout the country. Lesser brings a love of color and exploration to his pieces, which also incorporate the energy and rush of the environments around him. Inspired by his own life and journey for truth and purpose, Lesser’s work portrays the many facets of the human condition. By focusing on basic virtues Lesser’s work breaks down walls and manages to transcend gender, sexuality and race, making his paintings accessible to the broad public.

Artist’s Work

Valley of foliage
Julian lesser

Valley of Foliage

By Julian Lesser

Big flower
Julian lesser

Big Flower

By Julian Lesser

Soft flight
Julian lesser

Soft Flight

By Julian Lesser

Selected Exhibitions

  • Solo show "Small Thoughts" at Bobby Berk Gallery
    Manhattan, NY, 2010
  • Solo show "Garden Collection" at Lumen Gallery
    Manhattan, NY, 2010
  • Solo show "Just Flowers Plus" at the Historic Huguenot Street Gallery
    New Paltz, NY, 2010
  • Group show "Mix it Up" at Rhonda Schaller Gallery
    Manhattan, NY, 2008

Education

  • State University of New York at New Paltz, BFA
    New Paltz, NY,2005 
  • Empire State College, Studio Semester
    New York, NY,2003