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JERRY DI FALCO
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States



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Artist Statement

Photography inspires my hand-pulled etchings and also serves as a key element in my art. My imagery originates from my own photographs and those of other artists. I research my subjects in the archives of universities, historical societies, libraries, museums, and foundations. I attempt to balance visual gravity with the narrations within everyday scenes . . . I hope to create a convergence between the metaphysical and physical aspects of space, time, and reflection. My examination of the familiar strives to unveil the splendors of life that are masked by our assumptions My stories emerge from beneath the surfaces of that which we overlook as a result of our neglected perceptions . . . of that which is frequently visible but overlooked. Ironically enough, I blame this inability to see reality . . . or what I call, the phenomenology of connectedness . . . on todays infatuation with and addiction to the new technologies of communication. I see my artworks as windows through which people can see the undiscovered mysteries of human consciousness. In fact, my use of multiple etching plates to create one etched design helps to reinforce the illusion of looking at a scene through a window. Each individual area created in my multiple-plate etchings becomes a windowpane separated by the architectural divisions with an imaginary window . . . on paper. My art scrutinizes familiar situations with the hope that viewers will focus upon the phenomena that they fail to comprehend. I manipulate geometry, light, color, texture, and the relationship between positive and negative space to create both illusion ...   Read More

Original Artworks (587)

Jerry  Di Falco; veil of veronica, 2018, Original Printmaking Monoprint, 21.5 x 17.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This one of a kind artwork is executed on authentic, natural Egyptian papyrus. It employs the printmaking genres of intaglio etching and monoprinting. Media includes gesso, water based woodblock inks, acrylic paints, and French oil based etching inks. The work was hand printed by the artist at ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Monoprint, 2018
21.5 x 17.5 inches (54.6 x 44.5 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; stork in segovia three, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 21 x 17 inches. Artwork description: 241 Note that the detail image is actually print number three in this third edition. The etching is executed on two zinc plates in order to give viewers the illusion of looking at the scene as if through a double pane window. This technique is one of Di ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
21 x 17 inches (53.3 x 43.2 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; the story of mary magdalene, 2018, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand- pulled etching is based on preliminary drawings of a Romanesque Manuscript Illumination from the Walters Art Museum Collection in Baltimore, Maryland. Di Falco completed three pencil and ink drawings of the manuscript before executing this zinc plate etching. The artist s interests in Mary Magdalene, ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; story of mary magdalene, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand- pulled etching is based on preliminary drawings of a Romanesque Manuscript Illumination from the Walters Art Museum Collection in Baltimore, Maryland. Di Falco completed three pencil and ink drawings of the manuscript before executing this zinc plate etching. The artist s interests in Mary Magdalene, ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; segovia stork two, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DETAIL IMAGE SHOTS DEPICT PRINTS NUMBERED 2, 3, AND 4 IN THIS EDITION. This original etching - - aquatint, intaglio, Chine collA
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; indian step well number two, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 17 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE A FRAME OR MAT. THE ETCHING IS SHIPPED BETWEEN ARCHIVAL BOARDS IN A CARDBOARD BOX WITH BUBBLE WRAP. PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE SHIPMENT COSTS. This original Di Falco etching employs the studio techniques of intaglio, drypoint, aquatint, and Chine collA(c). The artist executed ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
17 x 15 inches (43.2 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; segovia turquoise, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 This original hand printed, an etching that uses aquatint, intaglio, and Chine collA
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; radio ethiopia in gold, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand pulled intaglio and aquatint etching is based upon my preliminary drawings that interpreted an original Ethiopian Gospel Manuscript from the Walters Museum of Art in Baltimore, Maryland. I hand print my etchings on a large professional press, which is a Charles Brand floor Press made ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; blue god window budapest, 2018, Original Printmaking Other, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 The title is, Blue God Window, Budapest . This original etching was adapted from a 2017 photo taken by a friend of the artist in Budapest. Di Falco executed three graphite drawings of this photo before he arrived at his etchingaEURtms design. This work was hand printed ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Other Printmaking, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; budapest window of god, 2018, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This original etching was adapted from a 2017 photo taken by the printmakeraEURtms friend in Budapest. Di Falco executed three graphite drawings of this photo before he arrived at his etchingaEURtms design. This work was hand printed by Di Falco at The Center for Works ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; ancient step well of rajasthan, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 17 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 Printmaking Aquatint, Drypoint, Etching, Oil and Ink on Paper, Soft Yarn, Cotton, Fabric and Other. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PRICE includes NO shipment costs. This original DiFalco etching employs the studio techniques of intaglio, drypoint, aquatint, and Chine collA(c). The artist executed his work in oil based ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
17 x 15 inches (43.2 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; budapest synagogue in rose, 2018, Original Printmaking Intaglio, 15 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 This architectural scene depicts a front view detail of The DohA! ny Street Synagogue in Budapest, EuropeaEURtms largest synagogue that seats 3,000 people. The structure, built between 1854- 1859 according to Ludwig FAP rsteraEURtms design is 75 metres246 ftlong and 27 metres89 ftwideand, its ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Intaglio, 2018
15 x 11 inches (38.1 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; budapest window of god, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 15 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 This original etching was adapted from a photo taken by the printmakeraEURtms friend in Budapest2017Di Falco executed three graphite drawings of this photo before he arrived at his etchingaEURtms design. This work was hand printed by Di Falco at The Center for Works on Paper ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
15 x 11 inches (38.1 x 27.9 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; ethiopian gospel in violet, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 Printmaking Aquatint, Etching, Oil, Ink and Drypoint on Paper and Other. PLEASE NOTE that the etching does NOT include a frame or mat and is shipped between two archival boards. This is then packed carefully with bubble wrap and shipped in a heavy cardboard box. This hand- ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; ethiopian gold, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand pulled intaglio and aquatint etching is based upon my preliminary drawings that interpreted an original Ethiopian Gospel Manuscript from the Walters Museum of Art in Baltimore, Maryland. I hand print my etchings on a large professional press, which is a Charles Brand floor Press made ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; abe on halloween 1962, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 Pictured here is etching Number ONE of FIVE in the 3rd Edition. This etching is based on a black and white snapshot from a 1962 executed by the artistaEURtms mother. it pictures the artist at age nine dressed for Halloween as Abe Lincoln. All FOUR of ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; the artist as abe, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This etching is based on a black and white Kodak snapshot from 1962 executed by the artistaEURtms motherit pictures the artist at age nine dressed for Halloween as Abe Lincoln. The print has four editions, with each edition limited to only five hand pulled etchings. The ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; walt whitman and purple sky, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This original hand- printed etching was adapted from an 1890 photograph by British physician, Dr. John JohnstonDr. JohnsonaEURtms photograph is currently located in The Charles E. Feinberg Collection, Library of Congress, Washington D. C. Call Number Physical Location, LOT 12017, box 11item Prints Pictures . The scene ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; angel covington cathedral, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 Note that the two detail images are actually prints numbered two and three from this last or forth edition. This etching was inspired by a 2012 photograph by the artistaEURtms friend taken in England at Covington Cathedral. It shows a sculpture on the faASS ade by ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry  Di Falco; ethiopian revelation, 2018, Original Printmaking Etching, 11 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand pulled, original intaglio and aquatint etching is photo centric because I based the preliminary studies for the etching on images located in the photographic archives of libraries, governments, churches, historical societies, and museums. I complete one to four drawings in graphite, charcoal, India ink or ...
Jerry Di Falco
Original Etching, 2018
11 x 15 inches (27.9 x 38.1 cm)
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