The New York mixed media artist Wendy R Friedman adeptly renders the nonlinear flow of thought into visual and verbal form. Through vibrantly colored artworks and somnolent phrases she assiduously deciphers the essence of her creative process. The artist’s approach follows no set rules or boundaries. Without confines of material or pre-selected subject matter, Ms Friedman’s art thrives in the excitement of potentiality. Often, with her approach of little premeditation or conscious awareness, Ms Friedman unmasks undreamt-of treasures.
Wendy R Friedman’s artistic efforts serve to bring her inner dialogue into shareable form in a blended universe of mediums. These include doodles on paper and embedded in glass; collage and assemblages of kitchen trash; and embroidery comingling with painting. Dream Word Messages (DWMs) are contained in her lively murals, illustrated books and windowed doors. A collection of smashed soda cans sit in waiting along with bins of goods purchased at closeout stores. She continually amasses varied types of string, rope, wire, yarn, stickers, and tape to put her fabrications together.
Ms Friedman invites you to examine the journey of this New York mixed media artist. Consider the ways this New York mixed media artist places objects in alternative environments. How words or matter can be used in unexpected ways, inside out, in reverse order. The art produced by Wendy R Friedman holds within it the hope to encourage others towards their own discoveries of fresh and novel approaches to thoughts. It aims to inspire curiosity in all types of creative endeavors. Some of the pieces contain hints or suggestions towards courses of action. They may suggest a mingling of the senses or the fusing of different methods and mediums together. The aim is to embolden the inventor to work and play free of judgment.
Wendy R Friedman’s works, in words and pictures, often include a dose of humor, a flash of angst, and a reflection of excitement. Ms Friedman refers to both her exploration and the artifacts produced in her personal odyssey as THE WONDERY. Welcome.