Painter, Genie Appel-Cohen, is a well-known Florida portrait painter. She is a Signature Member of The National Acrylic Painter's Association, (UK), a member of The Portrait Society of America, a member of The National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic, a juried member of the National Association of Women Artists, and a member of the Colored Pencil Society of America. She is also a past president and current member of 2+3 The Artist's Organization. She has been honored by being listed in The Tate Gallery, London, England archives. In addition, she was one of only thirty artists, nationwide, to be invited by The U.S. Department of the Interior, to paint en plein air in Montana's National Parks.
Genie's work is in corporate collections which include, The Prudential Insurance Company, Interiors by Steven G., Agent's Umbrella Group, Platinum Luxury Auctions, and The Hormel Meat Company. Her art was published in an "Invitation to Prayer," written by Rabbi Shoni Labowitz. In addition, she was featured on the cover of City Link Magazine, as one of the most unforgettable artists of the year.
Her series, "Elements", at The Coral Springs Museum of Art," was proclaimed by art writer Candice Russell, as "profound renderings with deep psychological undercurrents." Her expressionist work is rendered in both oil and acrylics, and addresses both conventional and non-conventional subjects.
She is the former owner of The Art Implosions Workshops, where she taught 60 students over a five year period. In addition, she is the creator of "Masks," a Workshop in Transformation, "Mandalas," a spiritual artistic journey, and "Colored Pencil Paintings," a workshop that bridges the gap between drawing and painting.
Genie lives in Pompano Beach with her husband, Philip.
Please feel free to call her at 954 290-6430, or email to Geniecohen@aol.com.
© Genie Appel 2002 - 2015