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.

Click on this
link to see and hear a terrific video about my
recent artist residency in Puicheric, France.

Here's a recent
article about me and my artwork.

I'm also a published poet:
here's a list of publications and two poems.
My window installation
at Chashama266,
New
York City
, October, 2010
"Husserl," 2010
(29 1/2" x 38 1/2" paper lithograph collage with mixed media and hand sewing),
part of a group of works exploring the nature and experience of memory,
and one that was most recently shown in January 2014 in Jersey City.
"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, ending  February 2, 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.  
For more information, email me at aileenbassis@hotmail.com