Sunday, February 3, 2013

Lloyd Bloom - Chasidic Art Institute - February 10, 2013

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of the exhibition by
Lloyd Bloom
Sunday, February 10, 2013, 12:00–5:00 PM
Chasidic Art Institute
375 Kingston Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213
The exhibition runs through March 12, 2013, Hours from 12–5PM

The works in this show are based on subjects easy to recognize and not difficult to understand. Ranging from biblical to contemporary subjects their themes are timeless where the particular reflects upon the general and the factual turnssymbolic; where, pointing beyond what it is, it becomes poignant by remaining itself. Lloyd Bloom attended the Art Students’ Leagueand the New York Studio School in New York City. He Received a BA from Hunter College, CUNY, an MFA from Indiana University at Bloomington and a Fulbright Scholarship for his drawing and painting. He has illustrated books for children that have gained a wide audience, critical acclaim andindustry citations for the depth and richness of their images. He received the National Jewish Book Award for Best Illustrated Children’s book of 1987 and was among ten artists chosen to represent the United States by the International Board on Books for Young People at Bratislava, Czechoslovakia in 1989. This is Mr. Bloom’s thirdshow at the Chassidic Art Institute, the first held in 2000. He lives with his family in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York.

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