A B O U T : Conceptual, abstract-expressionist, colorist, minimalist, avant-garde, anti-war environment activist. I work with elements, language and abstract art; using contemporary and traditional media: drawing, painting, photography and video-art installations.
Influenced by shamanism and zen, Dada and School of New York, the ancient Jewish Kabbalah and Gutenberg's Movable type, jazz and classical music, technology and science, Fogelman distinguish visual communication as her first language out of five.
B I O : Rozita Fogelman is a Russian/American conceptual artist and eco-art activist. Born in 1964 in Tbilisi, Georgia, she immigrated with her family to Israel in 1975, and since 1998 she lives and works in Berkeley, California.
She studied dance and music in Tbilisi, Georgia; graphic design and sculpture in Jaffa, Tel Aviv; Avni Institute of Art and Design, and in 2011, she pioneered a new multi-disciplinary media art graduate program at California State University East Bay with emphasis on multimedia, communication and contemporary studio practice arts.
Style of her work is mainly abstract expressionist with emphasis on experimental use of unconventional tools and techniques. The work's primary focus is on energy, color and surface. Themes of her work explore three elements: body, land and water.
J O B : Artist/Educator
M.A. Multi-Disciplinary Media Arts
U R L : http://art.rozita.com/