Brooklyn Artist Jeremy Penn Heads North to Unveil His Latest Painting Series
Opening September 17th, 2015 | Coldstream Fine Art | 80 Spadina Ave, Ste. 208 | Toronto, Canada
About The Show
From an early age, we are trained to recognize bad behaviour. Distinguishing sin is ingrained in our psyche from our parents, teachers, and friends. For years, Jeremy has queried the human response to sex through his artwork as we believe that sex is a taboo, something to be practiced only behind closed doors. The act of sex, if not for reproductive purposes, is seen as unholy, carnal and inherently...
Jeremy Penn Joins Montauk Beach House’ Art Residence
Summer 2015 in Montauk, New York.
Montauk, New York (May 2015) – New York-based modern artist, Jeremy Penn will be partnering up with The Montauk Beach House this coming Summer as its residence artist on the hotel’s property starting from Mid-May through the end of July. The Montauk Beach House is situated in the heart of downtown Montauk and as has decided to bring on an artistic addition to its property this coming summer season. Jeremy Penn’s artistry fits the very eclectic mix of European style and relaxed beach vibe of the Beach...
Celebrating Beauty, or Unleashing a Beast Within? - Jeremy Penn
There’s nothing new about narcissism; in either human evolution or art.
Since time immemorial, we have been captivated by the sight our own image. The first mirrors, made of polished obsidian, date from as early as 6000 BC; remarkably, it took mankind a further 2500 years to get round to inventing the wheel. Apparently it would seem that even then, the image took precedence over all else; and that appearances were of the utmost importance.
In art, narcissism is no less prevalent. One only has to look at the culture of self-portraiture;...
Facing the Beast Within: The Power of Animal Instinct in Sexuality – Artist Jeremy Penn
In the 21st century, we like to imagine that our approach to sexuality has changed significantly since the days of our ‘cave men’ ancestors.
Indeed, ask any man or woman about sexuality, and they are likely to refute the idea that their sexual behavior is anything like that of ancient Homo sapiens; which, according to the Swiss writer, Johann Bachofen (a highly influential writer in the field); was chaotic, aggressive and promiscuous.
These days, with our courtship rituals; online dating, nightclubs...
Modern Artist Jeremy Penn Paints Supermodel Alessandra & Schutz Shoes Live During New York Fashion Week
Schutz, a Brazilian shoe company, partnered with New York City Jeremy Penn to paint the portrait of Supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio. Penn also custom painted four pairs of Schutz shoes which would be given away during a social media content. Schutz, located at 655 Madison Avenue, hosted a huge event during fashion week to unveil their new Fall line along Jeremy Penn's custom painted shoes. Attendees were also treated to Jeremy Penn painting Alessandra Ambrosio live. Other notable attendees...