A short comic I made a while ago and a little extra painting! I’m kinda nervous to post this because it turned out to be super personal and I didn’t pay enough attention to the storytelling so it’s probably hard to tell what’s actually happening ahahh;;;
'This Old House'
Sam Wolfe Connelly
oil on linen 99 cm x 65 cm
As one of the artists on their awesome roster (which I feel honored to be on), I created eight new larger paintings available now at ArcadiaContemporary in NYC.
It’s been really amazing to jump into a brand new media this year and start expressing my ideas on a much larger scale than I ever have before. In this new set of paintings, I’ve been really trying to delve into my past and create works based around things that really spooked me as a kid. Most of the works come out of experiences like listening to summer camp ghost stories, playing hide-and-seek in grandma’s basement, autumn walks in the Connecticut woods, and other fragments of the unknown