Size: 30"W x 38"H x 1"D
Year Created: 2017
Ready to Hang
I spattered paint on Jackson Pollock style. This artwork is an abstract expressionist multimedia piece using acrylic paint drip style on a lot of texture. I would like people to have a new perspective on nature and how artists can be inspired by its beauty and abundance. We take our planet for granted and it seems that there is a lost connection to nature because of technology. Nature is really exciting! You just have to stop and take a good look to see what you are missing. I created this piece for my solo art show at Third Degree Glass Factory: "Multimedia: The Diversity Of Trees.".
Genevieve Esson has a B.A. in painting from Webster University, an award winning artist, her work is collected regionally and internationally. Esson is a painter and mixed media artist and has completed over 15 PUBLIC ART PROJECTS: The latest: 6/2018: Commissioned to paint two public art benches for the Olive Link in University City. Missouri. 11/2017: Had a design juried into the 2017 MetroScapes for Arts In Transit Poster Contest, to be displayed on bus shelters. 8/2017: She designed & painted 2 TSB's on the Olive Link for U.City. 6/2017: She designed & painted a public utility box behind Eagle Bank at Highland & Manchester. 2016: Esson designed 22 streetlight banners for the City of Creve Coeur on Olive Blvd. over the I-270 corridor. 2015: 9/2015: Designed & painted a wall mural for the Martha E. Jones Center @ Marygrove Children's Services in Florissant. 6/2015: She designed & painted a playhouse, "Monarchs Take Flight" for Raise The Roof, Friends Of Wings & BJC. 4/2015: Designed & painted a community bus mural for Metro Bus - Arts In Transit for St. Louis Earth Day, sponsored by Project Clear STL. 2014: 6/2014: Designed & painted a hummingbird design on a Traffic Signal Box for City of Manchester. 1/2014: Painted 4 - 4’ high cake sculptures for the 250th St. Louis: Cakeway To The West Birthday Celebration. Locations: Missouri Botanical Garden, Compton Hill Water Tower, Lincoln Douglas Square, Payne Gentry House. 2013: 6/2013: Painted a life-sized dog statue for the Animal Protective Association's 90th Birthday BASH: SOLD to Parkcrest Plastic Surgery. 9/2013: Designed a shed mural for Franz Park Community Garden. 2011: Designed a bus mural painting for Metro Bus - Arts In Transit with the Missouri Botanical Garden, sponsored by Ameren Missouri. 2010: Designed a larger-than-life painted butterfly for Wings In The City, a fundraiser for BJC Children's Hospice & Palliative Care. SOLD to Dierbergs. 2009-2010: Painted 3 life-sized lion statues for University City: U.City Roaring Lions Project/2009. 2010; U.City In Bloom lion is on permanent display at Heman Park. The other two are in private collections in St. Louis.