About the Artist


Born and raised in Ohio, John Azelvandre is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Before moving to New York City, he studied music and audio engineering at the Ohio State University. Subsequently, John’s creative voyage has led him through the music industry, philosophy, environmental studies, education and finally, artmaking. John paints landscapes and other organic forms in an experimental style ranging from expressionistic to abstract.


Selected recent exhibitions


“De-Natured,” group exhibition. Old Stone House, Brooklyn, NY.  October-December 2015.


“Telestrations,” group exhibition, with Gowanus Swim Society.  Halyard’s Bar, Brooklyn, NY.  October 2015.


“Submerged,” group exhibition, with Gowanus Swim Society. Governor’s Island Art Fair, September 2014.


“Lifeworlds and Landscapes,” two-person exhibition. Midoma Gallery, New York, NY. April-May, 2014.


“Introducing Gowanus Swim Society,” group exhibition. Trestle Gallery Project Space, Brooklyn, NY. April, 2014


Solo exhibition. Thoughtworks, Inc., New York, NY. June-August, 2013.


“The Grand Harvest,” group exhibition. Williamsburg Art & Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY. October-December, 2012.


“2012 Represent Brooklyn,” group exhibition. The Rising Arts Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. April-May, 2012.



© John Azelvandre 2017-2020