MOODS
MOODS, 2017, acrylics on paper, 14 x 17
HIPPIE SPACE
Hippie Space, 2017, 18 x 24, acrylics on paper
Magic Moon
Magic Moon, 2017, acrylics on paper, 14 x 17

Solo Showing

In September, 2017 five of my prints were mounted in what is arguably the best pizza palace in Salisbury. DePietro’s NY Pizza specializes in thin-crust, hand-tossed pies that evoke the best slices in NYC. The art was intended to upgrade the ambiance in the restaurant portion of the shop.

Online Exhibitions

works in the current exhibition will be on display through May 20, 2017. Many of the submitting artists did not make the cut, but I’m pleased to report that my work was on view in both.

httpIn January and April 2017, I was invited to submit works into an online exhibitions sponsored by the Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery in Oklahoma. In each case, I submitted three pieces for the juried shows, and the ://files.constantcontact.com/495c1fe4601/61ce1eb3-d343-48fa-a8af-088dab0c4de1.pdf

Article on Ken Handel and his art.

Studio Vox, a portfolio site, learned of my work and was so impressed that they suggested they create a feature article on me and my art.

On July 11, 2016, the piece was posted at: https://studiovox.com/blog/new-york-city-art-virgin-s-surprising-work-in-pointillism

Sweet Words

An artist acquaintance reviewed my entire body of work. Here is her very gratifying comment: “It is rare to start with a completely career in later life especially with little or no training. From that aspect the body of work and the clothes are quite remarkable. I like your work very much.”

BEHERENOWCARD.
A note card that is available on Etsy.com (https://www.etsy.com/listing/290296577/be-here-now) in the wordsandabstracts site for $3.50.
HAPPYBDAYCARD.
A birthday card now available in the wordsandabstracts shop  on Etsy.com for $3.50.

All of these artworks are available as fine art prints at the WordsandAbstracts shop on Etsy.com. All prints–whether 11 x 14 ($50) or 12 x 18 ($60)–are produced on a high-end digital press and printed on 100# crystal white vellum.

Eternal Angles
Eternal Angles, 2017, acrylics on paper,14 x 17
LOVE&LIFEFINALFROMP&S
Love & Life, 2017, 18 x 24, acrylics on paper
PASSIONIIEDIT.
“Passion II”, 2017, 18 x 24, acrylics and pen-and-ink markers on paper,

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“Porpoise Pod Party!”, 2017, 18 x 24, acrylics and pen-and-ink markers on paper.

passion
“Passion” (2016), is 18 x 24 and was created with acrylics and pen and ink on paper.
PINBALL.
Pinball, 2016, acrylics and pen and ink on paper, 14 x 17
FATSTUFFEDATOMSWITHROCKET.
Fat Stuffed Atoms with Rocket
ASTROMETRICS.
This piece is called “Astrometrics,” and it is one of three recent works inspired by the television show, Star Trek Voyager. The original is 14 x 17, was done in 2016, and employed acrylics and artists’ markers in production. An 11 x 14 print is available in the wordsandabstracts shop on Etsy.com.
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“Delta Quadrant” completes the Star Trek Voyager trilogy. It includes small portraits of three of the key women heroines on the show: Captain Janeway (center right); B’Elanna Torres (upper right), and Seven of Nine (center left). The Voyager itself can be seen entering the scene at center left. The original art was completed in 2016, was 18 x 24, and employed acrylics, pen and ink, and artists markers. A 12 x 16 print is available in the wordsandabstracts shop on Etsy.com.
CIRCLEMOUNTAIN.
Circle Mountain
AWALKINPARADISELOW.
“A Walk in Paradise,” my first pointillism.
EYECANDYLOW.
“Eye Candy”
FUNKYBULLSEYELOW.
“Funky Bullseye”
GEOMETRICQUILTLOW.
“Geometric Quilt”
GEOMETRICUNIVERSELOW.
“Geometric Universe”
GRANNYSGEOMETRICQUILTLOW.
“Granny’s Geometric Quilt”
GRAPHICPLEASURELOW.
“Graphic Pleasure”
HAPPYGREENDAYLOW.
“Happy Greenday”
HARVESTMOONLOW.
“Harvest Moon”
HOMAGETODELAUNAYLOW.
“Homage to Delaunay”
HOMESWEETHOMELOW.
“Home Sweet Home”
HUMANVARIABILITY.
“Human Variability”
INTROVERTSVSEXTROVERTSLOWRES.
“Introverts vs. Extroverts”
MARYLANDMANDALALOW.
“Maryland Mandala”
NONCONFORMITYIILOW.
“Non-Conformity II”
ROMANCE
“Romance”
THELINEKINGLOW.
“The Line King”
TIMESPACEANOMOLYLOW.
“Time/Space Anomaly”
TRIANGULARWORLDLOW.
“Triangular World”
CHERISHINGNONCONFORMITYLOW.
“Cherishing Non-Conformity”
CIRCLESANDSQUARESLOW.
“Circles and Squares”
CAROLINEAT19LOW.
“Caroline at 19”
JULIAAT22.NEWESSTMAY16.1BACKWARDS
“Julia at 22”
SYMBOLSHIGH.
“Symbols,” an art poster
WORDSANDABSTRACTSINFINITY.1
Infinity Art
CHAOTICSPACE.
“Chaotic Space”…color rules, shapes merge, the old rules do not apply.
THECONFUSIONOFFRANCEANDITALYLOW.
“The Confusion of Italy and France”

CIRCULARABSTRACT.
“Circular Abstract”
DOWNTHEMAGICHOLE.1
“Down the Magic Hole”
GUMBALLS.1
“Gumballs”
ROBOTONTHEBEACH.1
“Robot on the Beach”
COLORCOMPOSITION.
“Olympic Lines”
CIRCULARLOGIC.1
“Circular Logic”
DYNAMICGRAPHIC.
“Basketball Circles”

Vida, a San Francisco design studio, invited me to create custom-made fashion and accessories using my original art work. Here’s how my art has been transformed. To purchase or for information, visit Vida and search for Ken Handel’s website.

CHAOTICSPACE.
Chaotic Space
CHERISHINGNONCONFORMITY.
Cherishing Nonconformity
EYECANDY
Eye Candy
GEOMETRICQUILT.
Geometric Quilt
GEOMETRICUNIVERSE.
Geometric Universe
GRANNYSGEOMETRICQUILT.
Granny’s Geometric Quilt
GRAPHICPLEASURES.
Graphic Pleasure
HAPPYGREENDAY.
Happy Greenday
INTROVERTSVSEXTROVERTS.
Introverts vs. Extroverts
MARYLANDMANDALA.
Maryland Mandala
NONCONFORMITYII.
Nonconformity II
PARIS1912.
Paris, 1912

Here are four new scarf designs.

SCARF.1
Triangles
SCARF.2
Viva Nonconformity
SCARF.3
Nature’s Beauty
SCARF.4
In a Galaxy Far, Far Away

To purchase or for information, visit Vida and search for Ken Handel’s website.

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