"My color and spatial choices are intuitive and the problem solving that is inherent and imperative to the process of creation is unique -- both exhausting and exhilarating."
Angela Simeone is an award-winning artist who has brought her expressive aesthetic to wallpaper and apparel. Her work carries both an immediacy and physicality . Observation and decision making inform her subjective blending of color and abstraction. Her instinctive compositions and emotive mark-making balance her paintings somewhere between frenetic and serene. With over 13 years in studio, her art education includes a vital three year apprenticeship with Nashville-artist David Guidera, college courses and community based events.
Angela comes from generations of makers and artists. Her childhood included living abroad which provided a wealth of experiences encouraging risk and change. With a business degree in marketing, she embraces utilizing her creativity in a business environment. This part of her work trajectory includes varied creative endeavors: from the music industry in Nashville to Internet start-ups in San Francisco and partnering with brands such as J.Crew, Avon, Boarding for Breast Cancer, Room Seven and ChickClick. She has also started entrepreneurial ventures in apparel, wallpaper and an art consortium.