Seth Benzel



"My paintings whisper, directly, engaging your inner self.... and through intent listening, the work's true identity... will whisper back"

Studied at Lake Erie College, Pratt Art Institute, and Skidmore College...Solo show in 2005 at Arts 220 in Salem, NY, Saratoga Magic 2014...Interested in principles of Deconstructionism...Former thoroughbred horse trainer ( 20 yrs )...current studio in Saratoga Springs, NY. Early influences include Kandinsky, Gorky and Picasso. Establishing new ground, through deconstructionistic principles, learned techniques, and mixed media. Intentions stem from a desire to challenge the viewer, deny the mistake, and value the mark within a new, conceptual context...while drawing from other movements throughout art history.