Island Girl by Jennifer Markes. Original Limited Edition Serigraph. Unsigned.
Jennifer Markes is an American Artist. "No rules, no reasons. Red house, green door, yellow windows, bucket of mangoes, white chicken, blue water...it's color as a celebration of every day life." Color is the perpetual motion in her paintings.
Her palette is vibrant and inviting, her subject...Life. Jennifer finds her greatest influence in the works of native and primitive artists of the Caribbean.
These serigraphs are part of the original edition of 275. They are unsigned as they were purchased through a liquidation.
Signed Jennifer Markes realize prices from $1200 to $4,000. unframed.
A native of Los Angeles, Jennifer Markes studied painting in New Hampshire with John Hatch and received her BFA Cum Laude from the University of New Hampshire. Truly a citizen of the world, she has traveled extensively and her work has been exhibited throughout the United States, England, France, Haiti, French Polynesia, and Japan. Markes has a unique ability to project her personality into each painting while beckoning the viewer to share her joy in nature and simplicity. The subjects are accessible and they have an innate power which draws strength from the artist's ability to express what it is to be human and alive.