Jessie Edelman

Edelman's paintings combine vivid borders with objects and figures that serve as tantalizing signifiers of complex narratives. The artist sometimes employs an omnipresent vantage point to create a dream space that floats between sensation, desire and memory. Jessie Edelman’s paintings place viewers both in the painting’s action and on the periphery of its framing—fully implicating onlookers in the dramatic possibilities of the composition.