Julie Shunick Brown is an abstract painter exploring color and spatial relationships and the reality not seen visually. She is currently painting primarily in acrylic.
A native of Nevada, Julie grew up in Virginia near Washington, D.C., where she studied at The Corcoran School of Art. She graduated with honors from Arizona State University, Tempe, with a B.F.A. in Interior Design. After working as a designer and a long career with Procter and Gamble, Julie has returned to painting and drawing full time. Her studio is in the historic Continental Gin Building in Deep Ellum, Dallas. Her paintings can be found in many private collections throughout the U.S.
Philmore Peterson V
Philmore Peterson V is a painter and mixed media artist living and working in Dallas, Texas.
Born and raised in Dallas, Peterson had his first solo exhibition, titled Revelations in Oil, at the Dallas Convention Center, in 2001, when he was 14 years old.
Peterson holds a BFA from The University of the Arts and an MFA from The Ohio State University, both with a focus in Painting and Drawing.
Peterson’s awards and honors include the NAACP Juanita Jewel Craft Community Service Award, The Presidential Scholarship and The Viola Foulke Scholarship from The University of the Arts, and The Ohio State University Fellowship Award. His work is included in the collections of Dupree Gallery (Philadelphia) and has also been featured in Columbus Alive, Rolling Out Magazine, & UWeekly.
Peterson has exhibited his work in Dallas (TX), Philadelphia, Columbus (OH), Chicago, and New York City. Peterson is currently operating out of his studio based in Dallas.