Senior Exhibition 2004 Robert Lewis
      The understanding of my art and its significance in my life is deepened by each thought in its creation. My work recaptures my fondness of the ephemeral joys of my childhood, creating a connection with those memories and my present self. By doing this, I bring the viewer into the past while bringing my past into the viewer’s present. This allows viewers to relate thoughts and memories of their own to the piece itself.

      When creating a piece of art, I like to utilize certain techniques and materials that will be uniquely appropriate to that particular piece. This adds to the overall feeling I intend the viewer to experience. My imagery is chosen to celebrate sensuality and sexuality while embracing humor, beauty and kitsch. When these relations between the viewer and the piece occur, I feel I have made a connection with the viewer and that they take away with them an understanding of who I am and the connection that has to my art.
Image, Painted Desert, 19 x 25, sculptural cut paper collage
Painted Desert, 19" x 25", sculptural cut paper collage
Select a thumbnail image to view an artwork.
79Click ThumbnailKimono5” x 7’monoprint, cut/folded paper
80Click ThumbnailExtreme Indulgence24 ½” x 24 ½” (framed prints), 4” x 4” (boxed)hand-printed color lithographs, doillies, cakebox
81Click ThumbnailLady Bug and Her Friends5 ½” x 4” (artist book), 8 ½’ x 7” (box)hand-printed color lithographs
82Click ThumbnailA Tisket, A Tasket…A Vegetable Basket4” x 6” (basket), 30” x 30” (fabric)monoprints on fabric, birch veneer, barley grass
83Click ThumbnailDefining Impulse7’ x 3’4” x 1’4”cement
84Click ThumbnailThe Painted Desert25 Ό” x 19 Ό”cut/folded paper
85Click ThumbnailAmerica the Beautiful4’ x 7’Marlboro cigarette packs
86Click ThumbnailWhole21” x 21”cement, steel, velvet
Intoduction Megan Abrahamsen Beth Barnes Ryan Cohen Melanie Finlayson Michael Gallagher
Heather Gordon Scott Heydrick James Juron Tina LaMour Robert Lewis JP Manke
Andrew McGill Erica Mousseau Sean Otto Lisa Porto James Ryan Ann Schwed
Michael Shanley Lindsey Shrier Lauren Summerville Erick Von Hoffmann Andrew Watson Elizabeth Wilde
Art Department
Museum Home PageOfficeExhibitionsGalleriesPublicationsMap
PSU Home Page

Top of Page



PSU Logo Plattsburgh State University, Home Page

Copyright 2004, The Plattsburgh State Art Museum.
All rights reserved.

Copyright Statement

Website By Dave Driver and Ryan Cohen

Send comments to: Plattsburgh State Art Museum