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JERRY DI FALCO
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States


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Artist Statement

Photographs inspire my etchings and also serve as a key foundation for my art. The imagery I use originates from my own photographs and those of other artists. I also conduct research into the photographic archives of universities, historical societies, museums, and foundations. My etchings create a convergence between visual gravity and the floating narrations between space and time. I examine familiar scenes that mask the splendors of life that hide behind our personal assumptions . . . behind the things that we frequently overlook as a result of our neglected ways of perceiving what is very often directly in front of our eyes. Ironically enough, I blame our inability to see the phenomenology of connectedness on an infatuation with and addiction to the newer technologies of communication. My etchings scrutinize familiar situations in architecture, society, religion, history, art, and science. I hope that those who view my work will focus upon the infinite things that they fail to comprehend on their journeys through life. I manipulate geometric form, line, light, color, texture, and the relationships between positive and negative space in order to create both illusion and reality in both the real and imaginary worlds. MY PRINTMAKING PROCESS I first interpret a scene through several pencil and ink drawings. I then file the sides of my zinc or copper plate and coat it with a substance of petroleum and beeswax, which dries overnight. Next I gently transfer my original drawing in reverse format onto the plate and go over my lines with ...

Original Artworks (548)

Jerry  Di Falco; tortured face of christ two, 2017, Original Printmaking Other, 14 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Please Note that this work, from my TORTURED FACE OF CHRIST series, is sold without a frame and shipped flat between glassine and two acid free boards taped together and placed in a cardboard box with bubble wrap. Shipment weight is two pounds.The perimeter of this ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Other Printmaking, 2017
14 x 18 inches (35.6 x 45.7 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; cathar church in spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 NOTE  The detail image is print number 4 of 5 in this edition. This original etching is from the LAST edition of FOUR. Its inspiration originated with one of the color 35mm photographs taken by the artist in 1987. Each intimate edition is limited to just five ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; egyptian temple madrid, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 20 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching was inspired by one of the printmakeraEURtms 35mm color photographs taken in 1990the scene documents one of the cityaEURtms most unusual locations. DiFalco used the studio techniques of INTAGIO, AQUATINT, and DRYPOINTand, seven separate nitric acid baths were needed before the printmaker arrived ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; debob temple in madrid, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 20 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 NOTE Detail image is print 2 of 5. This is 1 of 5. This etching was inspired by one of the printmakeraEURtms 35mm color photographs taken in 1990the scene documents one of the cityaEURtms most unusual locations. DiFalco used the studio techniques of INTAGIO, AQUATINT, ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; wilheim bendow, 2017, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching was hand printed by the artist at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, a part of The Fleisher Art Memorial OPEN STUDIO IN PRINTMAKING FOR PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS. The work was executed on a zinc plate and incorporates the studio techniques of Intaglio and ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; he she berlin cabaret 1929, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching was hand printed by the artist at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, which is part of Fleisher Art MemorialaEURtms OPEN STUDIO IN PRINTMAKING. The work was executed on a zinc plate and incorporates the studio techniques of Intaglio, Chine colle, and ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; the spanish civil war of isis, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 17 x 21 inches. Artwork description: 241 Full Title is, aEURoeThe Civil WaraEURtms Sunrise of Isis, MadridaEURThis artwork, inspired by a 1990 photograph taken in Madrid by Jerry Di Falco, was executed on an eight inch high by ten inch wide20. 320cm x 25. 400cmzinc plate. Di Falco hand printed the etching ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
17 x 21 inches (43.2 x 53.3 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; civil war sunrise in madrid, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 21 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 Full Title of this work is, aEURoeThe Civil WaraEURtms Sunrise of Isis, MadridaEUR. This etching, inspired by a 1990 photograph taken in Madrid by Jerry Di Falco, was executed on an eight- inch high by ten- inch wide, or20. 320cm x 25. 400cm zinc plate. It ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
21 x 16 inches (53.3 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; el dorado cabaret berlin, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 12 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work is the SECOND etching in Di FalcoaEURtmsCABARET seriesentitled, aEURoeTears for BerlinaEUR. It is from the the THIRD Edition of FOUR, and each edition is limited on only five prints. An archived photo from Das BUNDESARCHIV, a German on line image and photographic archive, inspired ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; templar church in spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 12 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 Title The Templar Secrets, EspaA+-aThis original etching is in the SECOND edition of FOUR. Its inspiration originated with one of the color 35mm photographs taken by the artist in 1987. Each intimate edition is limited to just five hand- pulled prints.This architectural wonder in Spain ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2017
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; the templar secrets in spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching is from the FIRST edition of FOURit is based upon a photograph taken by the artist, Jerry Di Falco, in 1987. An earlier etching related to this image shows the architectural rose- window in detail. Each intimate edition is limited to only five hand- pulled ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; pink dorado cabaret berlin, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 TITLE- THE PINK EL DORADO CABARET, BERLIN 1929. This work is the SECOND etching in Di FalcoaEURtms CABARET series entitled, aEURoeTears for BerlinaEUR. It is the SECOND Edition of FOURand, each edition has only five hand printed etchings. A photo from Das BUNDESARCHIV, a German photographic ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; cabaret berlin, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 12 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching was hand printed by the artist at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, which is part of Fleisher Art MemorialaEURtms OPEN STUDIO IN PRINTMAKING. The work was executed on a zinc plate and incorporates the studio techniques of Chine colle, Intaglio, and ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; window to berlin 1930, 2017, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work is the SECOND etching in Di FalcoaEURtms CABARET series entitled, aEURoeTears for BerlinaEUR. It is the First Edition of four editions, and each edition is limited on only five prints. An archived photo from Das BUNDESARCHIV, a German on line image and photographic archive, ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2017
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; blue violinist, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 9 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 The image is this intaglio and drypoint etching is based on a detail within an 1851 engraving by Alfred Rethel, who created the work based on the poetry of Heinrich Heine. Rethel was inspired to execute the image of Death playing a violin that as a result ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
9 x 12 inches (22.9 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; violinist second edition, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 9 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 The image is this intaglio and drypoint etching is based on a detail within an 1851 engraving by Alfred Rethel, who created the work based on the poetry of Heinrich Heine. Rethel was inspired to execute the image of Death playing a violin that as a result ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
9 x 12 inches (22.9 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; wilhelm bendow as a she he, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 12 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching was hand printed by the artist at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, which is part of Fleisher Art MemorialaEURtms OPEN STUDIO IN PRINTMAKING. The work was executed on a zinc plate and incorporates the studio techniques of Intaglio and Aquatint. Five ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; cinnabar star of hearts spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 14 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 Title is CINNABAR STAR OF HEARTS, ESPAA'A. This etching is from the final edition of Five and based upon a photograph taken by the artist in 1987. It shows an architectural detail of a 13th century Romanesque rose window at San BartolomeaEURtms Hermitage, a KnightaEURtm...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
14 x 11 inches (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; green star of hearts Spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 14 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 Printmaking Etching, Oil, Paper and Ink on Paper and Other.This intaglio etching is based upon an image photographed by the artist in 1987 in Spain. It shows is a detail of a 13th century Romanesque rose window, which is part of a structure constructed in the ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2017
14 x 11 inches (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; blue star of hearts spain, 2017, Original Printmaking Etching, 14 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 Title is BLUE STAR OF HEARTS, ESPAA'A. This etching is based upon a photograph taken by the artist in 1987. It shows an architectural detail of a 13th century Romanesque rose window. The original building, San BartolomeaEURtms Hermitage Templar Church was constructed in the 8th ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2017
14 x 11 inches (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
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