ALESSANDRA MARIA CREATES UNIQUE ARTISTIC PORTRAITS USING GRAPHITE,
carbon pencil, black ink, 22 karat gold on coffee stained paper.
Alessandra Maria, is a talented amazing artist, born 1989 and currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She has Bachelor of Fine Arts from Pratt Institute 2012.
selected list of shows
Supersonic Electronic Annual Invitational Spoke Art Gallery, San Francisco California, 2013, 2014, 2015
SCOPE Art Fair Spoke Art Gallery – New York City, 2013
LA Art Market Spoke Art Gallery – Los Angeles, 2013
“Alessandra’s beautifully eerie illustrations appear to be illuminated by the night sky.
Her subject’s glowing eyes make us wonder who exactly they are.” -Juxtapoz Magazine
Butterfly! Pictured here are sketches done with imitation gold metal leaf.
For more details about her life and work, take a look at her Instagram. She updates regularly with everything from progress shots and books, to the strange things she sees while living in New York.