Gallery and Gift Shop Hours
Monday - Tuesday 11am - 6:30pm. Thursday 12pm - 6:30pm
Wednesday appointment only Friday - Saturday 12pm - 4pm
Since I was 12 yrs old people have called me Eye. I first started using my signature Eye in High School and my work has been inscribed with it since. Thus... “EYE Studio”
Name: Ilene Layow
Life's Work: Artist / Teacher
Education: Syracuse University BFA
Syracuse University MFA
Lemoyne College CAS
Experience: Teaching Artist
EYE Studio,LLC 2013 - present
Syracuse City Schools, 1991-2013
Art Curriculum Writer
Syracuse City School District, 2002-2003
New York State Fair 2018 -2 works accepted for drawing and sculpture "Pelican", stippled color ink. Placed 3rd in Professional Division
"Allium Frit", Tack Fused Glass. Received Honorable Mention
New York State Fair 2017 - 3 works accepted for drawing and sculpture. Green Lakes , Fall -9 Won 2nd Place in Professional Division.
3 Students' works accepted - 1 won Honorable Mention
New York State Fair 2014 - 5 works accepted into the Professional Category for Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media
National League of American Pen Women - 1st Place
June 2014 "Pelican" Color Stipple Drawing
N. Syr Art Guild Liverpool Library - Honorable Mention
March 2014 "Pelican" Color Stipple Drawing
ANALYSIS: INSPIRATION AND CAREERS - $2000.00 Grant
2003-2004 Visiting artist, audio visual materials and art supplies
ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG, POWER OF ART AWARD - 1999
Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities, one of 23 recipients in the country
NOT JUST COMMON "FOLK", ART FROM MANY CULTURES, 1999 $1900.00 Grant Audio /visual materials, authentic multicultural works of art and art supplies.
Glass, Acrylic, Pen & Ink, Clay, Pencil, Pastel, the possibilities are endless.
I love creating murals, portraits, glass and ceramic bowls, jewelry, wall and window pieces, and sculptures.
My favorite thing to do is to create, share and teach art to others.
I enjoy working with color, texture, shape and form.
My personal abstract artwork is a combination of the elements above and landscape studies which I call "formscapes"
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