Art

The Empty Chair, painting by Debbie Viola to honor all victims of terror attacks

The Empty Chair

As I began painting this (9/11/17), I tried to express the pit in my stomach that I felt, all these years later. I thought about the thousands of people that were murdered on September 11, and all the empty chairs they left behind — at the dinner table, and Thanksgiving, and Christmas, and family birthdays, …

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Watch me on CBS TV Live It Up With Donna Drake

When Donna Drake, an international award-winning creative writer, producer and TV personality, contacted me to transform her bedroom furniture, I was so thrilled, and definitely all IN!! It was great fun spending the day at Donna’s house. She had several eclectic pieces in her bedroom, and with luxurious new linens as inspiration she wanted everything …

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Combining Art with Pattern and Design at Robert Allen

What a treat for the interior design industry.  The Designers & Builders Alliance of Long Island recently presented a wonderful evening, hosted by Robert Allen Showroom, Woodbury, New York.  Anita Abrams, Art Consultant to-the-trade, selected artwork and framing to complement today’s beautifully-patterned fabrics. Everyone was treated to some vignettes in the Robert Allen showroom showcasing …

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