New Painting: Libertine Axon

"Libertine Axon" 16x16 inches, oil on panel. (Sold) Click to view in full. This is on view at The Gathering Place at both their locations starting Friday and going through the winter.

An Empty Calendar Is Death, After All

This will be very different work for me and it's the first time I'll be having a dedicated show of the new direction I've been going in. I read a horoscope a few months back saying that for me, as a Gemini, unveiling a new creative direction in public in June was the worst time to do so and it would not be well received. I normally don't put much stock into horoscopes -- let alone the Astro Twins -- but the description was a little too on the mark and specific with my situation as I was negotiating a gallery space. I'm glad the show got moved to the late fall!

I Curated Something That’s Actually Related to Art!

Everyone's a curator these days. Right? Curator of content, of ideas, of a Pinterest board, or a music collection on your iPod. Well for the first time since 2001 (Blood Moon group show in Hollywood at the now defunct HQ Gallery) I actually curated something in the proper sense of the word. I was asked… Continue reading I Curated Something That’s Actually Related to Art!

NYC + SF + CLE Art Things I’m Doing

My painting “Daughters of Maternal Impression” is on the cover of literary magazine Whiskey Island.  Currently up @ MF Gallery 213 Bond St. in Brooklyn, NY. I'm part of the "Girls of the Underground" show with Angie Mason, Tara McPherson, Kristen Ferrell, and many more as part of a Internaional Women’s Day group exhibition. I have two paintings… Continue reading NYC + SF + CLE Art Things I’m Doing

Arty Farty Fancy Pants Art Shop Redux

I finally got around to making my shop FANCY for those who want a quick way to purchase original artwork of mine. Visit ArabellaProffer.BigCartel.com There are framed, unframed, and some sarcastic drawings in the bunch. More will be added eventually. I still do 6 month payment plans, just email for details (I require a $100… Continue reading Arty Farty Fancy Pants Art Shop Redux

New Portrait: A Girl, A Cat, A Dragon

Katie 18x24" oil on linen. Click image for full-view. I have to sit with it a bit more and take additional photos post-varnish (no colors ever seem to be accurate as they are in real life), but here is my most recent commission. God I love that dress! It took a lot of patience but… Continue reading New Portrait: A Girl, A Cat, A Dragon