Julie Silvers

Artist + Julie Silvers

Art found me, and it fit into my life.  I never dreamed of becoming an artist. I resisted the idea, but I could never escape my creativity. I see art all around me. I see beauty everywhere — nature, style, and design. 

I consider myself  self-taught even though I took a few classes here and there. I was surrounded by art growing up. I would watch my mother, Susan Wittenberg, paint. I would go with her to art openings and art museums on our travels. In college, I took a painting class, taught by Adrian Deckbar. I have also taken a few classes at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Art. However, I have never liked the structure or discipline of the classroom. I learn by doing … I am learning every single day.

My life feels the most complete while am in my studio creating.  I find inspiration in various aspects of my daily culture. I am drawn to child-like, primitive, and imperfect qualities, and I want my artwork to reflect this and maintain a made-by-hand feel.

I have been creating artwork for over 30 years. I have a lot of experience behind me, developing my unique style, and I feel I have come into my own as an artist.  There is a little piece of me in each and every piece of art I create. I paint and sculpt from a place of love in my heart and gut.  My art is bright, colorful, playful and fun, and I want the viewer to feel that energy and spirit in it's presence! I hope to share happiness and joy with everyone through my work.

Julie Silvers is an abstract painter and ceramic sculptor living and working in Old Metairie.

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Find Julie Silvers Art Gallery on beautiful Magazine Street in New Orleans!

OLD METAIRIE 

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Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting
Lionel Milton
The Neighborhood
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Moon Moss
Stephen Rooney Painting
Stephen Rooney
"The March"
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
Bicycle in the Marigny
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
The Blues
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Awake Print on Cotton Paper
Josie Azuma Painting
Josie Azuma
Hurricane Season homage to Trombone Shorty
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Ascending Trees
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
"Hubig Pies and a Barq's"
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Pink Cadillac
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
Mardi Gras Ball
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Abstract #2
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Wildlife
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Tylor and His Dog Lemon
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Bird Watching
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Cool Cat
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
LYRS
Gabrielle Tolliver Painting
Gabrielle Tolliver
Waiter/Waitress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
High Tide
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Temperance (XIV)
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Clouds Uplifting
Daryl D. Johnson Painting
Daryl D. Johnson
Aggressive or Soft
Katie Yaquinto Painting
Katie Yaquinto
AGATE EARTHTONES
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Ebullition
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Land Before Time II
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
"India"
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Buddy Bolden
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Aftermath
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Circus Pig – on Chartres Near NOCCA
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
Science Mural
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
Golden Hour
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Confluence of Emotions in a Field
Donald Fontenot Painting
Donald Fontenot
Close Encounter
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Terrance Strikes a Pose on Lafitte Street
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Le Bon Temp Roule
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
'Mono No Aware' Fine Art Print
Heather Bird Harris Painting
Heather Bird Harris
A Snowbird's Winter
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
Blue Roots 1
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Red Cloud 12.01
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
seen
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Head to Toe
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Blue Notecard
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Pictures at an Exhibition
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
Shattered Shorty
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Fragility- Fine Art Print
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Tomb of The Unknown Slave
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Glissando
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Dr. John: "The Night Tripper"
Max Bernardi Painting
Max Bernardi
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Blushing Oyster Original Painting
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Kermit Ruffins : BBQ swinger
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting
Gabriel Flores
Limerita Angelica
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Zulu Uptown
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Unbroken Shadows
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
No Coasters Needed
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
The Godfather of Soul
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Meeting Notes #185
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Yugen - Archival Print of Mixed Media Abstract on Watercolor Paper
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Scene from 'Alligator' (1980)
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Alejandra
Katie Kut Painting
Katie Kut
Watson 101 Print
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
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