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Artist Statement
Angela Wymer is a two dimensional artist specializing in imaginative realism. She uses a variety of materials and processes to convey her individual vision, including ink, watercolor, oil, pastel, collage, marker, and graphite. She specializes in acrylic painting and charcoal. The diverse media allows for greater freedom of expression, constant experimentation, and the flexibility to use the style that best fits the piece.
Conveying the human form engages the viewer within the artwork's frame of reference, allowing for deeper emotional impact. Empathy transcends the borders of fact and fiction, art and reality. It creates a connection and bond between the observer and the scene unfolding before them. Many of her themes are taken from mythology, folklore, literature, and her own imagination. The subtle narrative of her work is equal parts story-telling and autobiography, often…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 10
  • Joined February 2, 2011

Favorite materials

Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Charcoal, Conte, Illustration, Watercolor, Ink, Bead Work, Graphite, and most importantly Imagination

About

Artist Statement
Angela Wymer is a two dimensional artist specializing in imaginative realism. She uses a variety of materials and processes to convey her individual vision, including ink, watercolor, oil, pastel, collage, marker, and graphite. She specializes in acrylic painting and charcoal. The diverse media allows for greater freedom of expression, constant experimentation, and the flexibility to use the style that best fits the piece.
Conveying the human form engages the viewer within the artwork's frame of reference, allowing for deeper emotional impact. Empathy transcends the borders of fact and fiction, art and reality. It creates a connection and bond between the observer and the scene unfolding before them. Many of her themes are taken from mythology, folklore, literature, and her own imagination. The subtle narrative of her work is equal parts story-telling and autobiography, often containing an overt and a deeply personal meaning.
Angela received her Associates Degree in Fine Art from Sinclair Community College. There she studied under Mark Echtner, from who she takes a deep love of anatomy and the human figure. She was inspired to devote herself to art a decade ago after visiting Rome, and seeing the grandeur and beauty of the Renaissance masters.
Her influences and favorite artist are; Raphael, Artemisia Gentileschi, Caravaggio, and Renoir, as well as the more contemporary movements and artists, such as the Pre Raphaelites, Surrealists, Käthe Kollwitz and Bo Bartlett.

Angela Wymer's work has been on display at the following venues and shows:
Student Galleries, SCC - Dayton, Oh – Group Show
Shapes – Oakwood, Oh - Solo Show
Vex – Dayton, Oh – Several Group Shows
Hypotenuse Gallery- Dayton, Oh - Group Show
Jimmy Moderna – Dayton, Oh
Lady Fest- Dayton, Oh - Group Show
Select Start- Dayton, Oh – Solo Show

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