Posted by: Necci – Feb 03, 2012
Throughout the month of February, Ghostprint Gallery will be hosting the group show Chroma Shift, featuring the work of Leslie Herman and Neal Iwan.
Neal Iwan is a versatile artist and illustrator living and working in Richmond, VA. He is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Communication Arts program and of The Illustration Academy. Iwan’s work has appeared in Virginia Living, Richmond Magazine,CMYK and RVA.
He has been honored by The Society of Illustrators of New York and L.A., the Richmond Illustrators Club and The Academy of Art College in San Francisco. Iwan’s most recent paintings feature animals portrayed in his signature impressionistic style.
Leslie Herman is originally from Delaware.His academic credentials include a BFA from the Department of Communication Arts at VCU, graduation from The Illustration Academy and the Career Mentor-ship Program with The Art Departmet which he completed in 2011.
Herman’s work was awarded a Gold Medal in the Society of Illustrators 54th annual in 2011. He executes a multitude of subjects from hip band posters to delicate portraits in a graphically sophisticated manner.
The First Friday reception for Chroma Shift is tonight, February 3, from 6 to 9 PM, at Ghostprint Gallery, located at 220 W. Broad St. The show will continue through February 25.