Julia Berkman
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Mixed Media

I combine and experiment with different materials to create unique pieces with rich psychological undertones in my mixed media pieces.

Pierce, 2013, staples and sponge, 3 x 4.5 inches

Pierce, 2013, staples and sponge, 3 x 4.5 inches

Punch, 2012, acrylic over nitrile, wood on canvas, 14 x 16 x 3.5 inches

Punch, 2012, acrylic over nitrile, wood on canvas, 14 x 16 x 3.5 inches

Tape, 2012, colored tape on paper, 5.5 x 7 inches

Tape, 2012, colored tape on paper, 5.5 x 7 inches

Tender Blue, 2011, plastic netting on tissue paper on posterboard, 5 x 6.5 inches

Tender Blue, 2011, plastic netting on tissue paper on posterboard, 5 x 6.5 inches

Wrapped, 2012, ribbon around canvas frame, 12 x 16 inches

Wrapped, 2012, ribbon around canvas frame, 12 x 16 inches

Pearl, 2011, satin fabric, metal screws, and acrylic on canvas, 4.5 x 6 inches

Pearl, 2011, satin fabric, metal screws, and acrylic on canvas, 4.5 x 6 inches

Peony Blitz, 2014, acrylic paint, and medium on canvas, 4.5 x 5 inches

Peony Blitz, 2014, acrylic paint, and medium on canvas, 4.5 x 5 inches

Sliver, 2011, colored pencil on paper on felt, 6.5 x 9 inches

Sliver, 2011, colored pencil on paper on felt, 6.5 x 9 inches

Knot, 2011, push pins, screws, and colored pencil on canvas, 4 x 5 inches

Knot, 2011, push pins, screws, and colored pencil on canvas, 4 x 5 inches

Spot, 2009, found plastic and gesso on linen over wood, 7.5 x 7.5 inches

Spot, 2009, found plastic and gesso on linen over wood, 7.5 x 7.5 inches

Flight, 2015, Feathers, sand, and acrylic paint on canvas, 11 x 14 inches

Flight, 2015, Feathers, sand, and acrylic paint on canvas, 11 x 14 inches

Lacing Across, 2010, hand-sewn fabric and lace over graphite on posterboard, 4 x 8 inches

Lacing Across, 2010, hand-sewn fabric and lace over graphite on posterboard, 4 x 8 inches

Pink Sliver, 2012, hand-sewn fabric over canvas stretcher, 12 x 16 inches

Pink Sliver, 2012, hand-sewn fabric over canvas stretcher, 12 x 16 inches

All That Glitters, 2014, fake fur and glitter over canvas, 9 x 12

All That Glitters, 2014, fake fur and glitter over canvas, 9 x 12

Bull's Eye, 2012, black and brown yarn and lace around wooden stretcher bar, 15 x 15 inches

Bull's Eye, 2012, black and brown yarn and lace around wooden stretcher bar, 15 x 15 inches

Petal, gouache, colored pencil and fake flower petals on paper, 6 x 6.5 inches

Petal, gouache, colored pencil and fake flower petals on paper, 6 x 6.5 inches

Tape too, 2011, tissue paper, tape, marker and graphite on paper, 5 x 6 inches

Tape too, 2011, tissue paper, tape, marker and graphite on paper, 5 x 6 inches

Knob, 2012, paper towel and matte medium molded over canvas, 15 x 17 inches

Knob, 2012, paper towel and matte medium molded over canvas, 15 x 17 inches

Patch, 2009, asphalt glued on found paper, 6 x 8 inches

Patch, 2009, asphalt glued on found paper, 6 x 8 inches