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Holly Anderson

Holly Anderson

Glendale, AZ

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andersonmodernart@gmail.com
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Holly Anderson is a self-trained, contemporary abstract painter who currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona. While Holly has been creating art in various forms throughout her life it was not until March of 2011 after recovering from several surgeries due to her debilitating muscular skeletal disease, that she started creating art on a full-time basis. Her work is exhibited via solo exhibition monthly, In several established on-line galleries and featured in private and public collections worldwide.

Holly is known as real, natural artist. She has an intuitive mind and eye when it comes to materials, color and form that borders on the spiritual. In each of her pieces you will find composition, abstraction, organic movement, emotion, fluency, texture and light. Most of her paintings and ideas are inspired by yoga, Internal Arts, human emotion, water, and theories of astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist & author, Carl Sagan.

In just under a year, over 200 original paintings had been created and sold by the artist herself. Pursuing her passion for knowledge & healing Holly started teaching art therapy workshops and collaborating with other creative professionals. Next she spearheaded a community mural project, assumed the role as Artistic Director for AZ Culture & became a featured Artisan on Houzz. Via Houzz, Holly took on multiple projects over the next year with designers creating large scale custom paintings for collectors and series of artwork for commercial firms.

Not sure what to do or how to grow next Holly took a short break from creating. While searching for new inspiration and ways to manifest her current visions she was contacted by up and coming underground artist Abel (Pato) Aguilar of Aguilar & Company. Pato specializes in the creation of alternative and extraordinarily original artwork. Both wanting to collaborate, they formed a partnership and created a series of artwork expressing self-reflection, the spiritual journey to enlightemnent, and the human condition. The series will be released in 2014 and will be in galleries throught Arizona, California and Italy.

When Holly is not painting she spends her free time volunteering for the Arizona Humane Society, teaches art therapy workshops,volunteers as Artistic Director & assists in event planning at AZ Culture.

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PERSONAL ARTIST STATEMENT

I am an artist with an amazing story. I paint, I teach, I inspire. I am a survivor of many things and have shattered the paradigm of false limits when it comes to healing the western way. I have been a sufferer of chronic widespread pain and arthritis from a very young age and through my "art therapy" program, teach my students how to combat the debilitating effects of physical and mental pain/disorders with creating movement via energy arts ( qigong ) and fluid abstract artwork. I am on a mission to change lives through the healing power of art! Everything about my work stands behind something powerful and meaningful when it comes to healing and letting go of all old beliefs / behaviors ....so please believe me, let go and let art start healing what you currently suffer from.

People always ask me "what is this"? at my art shows. I have to laugh of course and explain that each piece is truly an escape as i love to experiment with texture, color and really get my hands dirty!. I paint with non-traditional objects and my bare hands. I never know what the finished product is going to look like, i like to throw all rules,worries and expectations out the window. As an artist, I feel the need to keep exploring, searching, and learning new techniques. You will notice my work takes on many different styles (or moods). Ambiguity is important to me, a lot of my work features multiple meanings, colors and/or symbolism that promotes healing or inspiration. There IS a story behind each piece, so don't hesitate to ask !

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To learn more, shoot me an email at:
andersonmodernart@gmail.com

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OR connect with me via SOCIAL MEDIA:

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Explore ANDERSON MODERN ART via these On-Line Galleries:

fineartamerica.com
houzz.com
zhibit.org
etsy.com
DivineMoira.com (Resident Artist)
artistrising.com
artslant.com
zazzle.com
imagekind.com
wanelo.com
saatchi
designrelated.com
bluecanvas.com
ugallery.com
gallerytoday.com
humblevoice.com
zatista.com
xanadugallery
gotartwork.com
theuntappedsource.com
artofwhere.com
5piecesgallery
newbloodart
artkabinett
phoenixartgallery.co.uk


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Goddess by Holly Anderson

 

Red Rock Crossing Abstract Landscape by Holly Anderson

 

a new dawn by Holly Anderson

 

Fusion of 8 by Holly Anderson

 

TRANQUILITY by Holly Anderson

 

London Telephone Booth by Holly Anderson

 

Peace Love Unity by Holly Anderson

 

Effloresce III by Holly Anderson

 

Custom Acrylic Abstract Painting Autumnal Equinox by Holly Anderson

 

contempo by Holly Anderson

 

Infinity by Holly Anderson

 

Dawn by Holly Anderson

 

Effloresce Left by Holly Anderson

 

Effloresce Right by Holly Anderson

 

Storms at Sunset / Original Skyscape Painting by Holly Anderson

 

Storms at Sunset by Holly Anderson

 

Modern Earth Tone Contemporary Abstract Fluid Acrylic Landscape Painting by Holly Anderson

 

Seeds of Compassion by Holly Anderson

 

Seeds of Compassion by Holly Anderson

 

Seeds of Compassion Abstract Skyscape by Holly Anderson

 

Seeds of Compassion piece 4 by Holly Anderson

 

Purple Chakra Series by Holly Anderson

 

Ocean Mist by Holly Anderson

 

Abstract Regents Canal by Holly Anderson

 

Abstract Blue and Brown Textured Diptych by Holly Anderson

 

Sanctuary II by Holly Anderson

 

Contemporary Lotus Flower Painting by Holly Anderson

 

SKYRIM Variation by Holly Anderson

 

Transcend Variation with Contrast by Holly Anderson

 

BOLLYWOOD FASHION by Holly Anderson

 

Winter Fantasy by Holly Anderson

 

VISHUDDHA by Holly Anderson

 

Large Abstract Painting PEARL TIDE VERTICAL by Holly Anderson

 

Large Abstract Fluid Painting Heavy Texture LIMITLESS 2 by Holly Anderson

 

North America Nebula Diptych Right Panel by Holly Anderson

 

Magellanic Morning by Holly Anderson

 

Cerro Tololo Sky by Holly Anderson

 

Storms at Sunset diptych 1/2 by Holly Anderson

 

Storms at Sunset 2/2 by Holly Anderson

 

Advection by Holly Anderson

 

VISIONARY by Holly Anderson

 

Avalona by Holly Anderson

 

Dextress by Holly Anderson

 

Ocean Explorer Blue Abstract Triptych by Holly Anderson

 

Abstract Purple and Magenta Knife Painting Desk Size by Holly Anderson

 

Blue and Orange Abstract Painting AUTUMN AT NIGHT variation by Holly Anderson

 

Fluid Acrylic Abstract Painting ART Therapy by Holly Anderson

 

Fluid Acrylic Abstract Painting ART Therapy by Holly Anderson