Aileen Bassis

Visit the Gallery to see more of my artwork.

My work is in photography, printmaking, installation and bookarts.  
My themes are social and political issues.

Here's a recent
(April 17, 2015) post about my artwork.

Here's an
article about me and my artwork.

I'm also a published poet:
here's a list of publications and a poem.

Poet Bridget O'Brien Bernstein has invited me to read my poetry
for the series "S
ang for Nothing," at Legion, in Brooklyn, on
September 29 at 8 pm. Join me!
My window
installation at
New York City,
October, 2010
From "Homilies for the 99% (Paul the Peddler)" 2014, 16 x 16", a collage of prints and
mixed media referencing a text from a young adult novel by the late-19th-century
writer Horatio Alger.
exhibited in, "ConText" at Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn in 2014
"Croatian Prayer," 2013
Two of my artist books were on exhibit at the "2013 New Jersey Arts Annual:
Currents in Contemporary Crafts,"
at The Noyes Arts Garage
of Stockton College, Atlantic City,  in 2014.
The springboard for one of the pieces, "Croation Prayer," illustrated below, was a
prayer book purchased during a Spring 2013 trip through Eastern Europe.  
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