Born in Boston, Massachusetts Eileen Braun has lived and worked in Atlanta Georgia since 2004. Her unique visual arts voice was developed primarily through intensive exploration and discovery in her home studio. Shen notes that “It is exciting when a materials boundaries are an unknown. Unsupervised in my studio I am free to experiment and push my materials, then use my skills of observation to repeat the resulting effects.”
“It all begins with a sketch. I am very consistent in taking time every day to draw in my sketch book, I consider this meditative time. Although my work is 3D, they are very much drawings – in space. The shadows they create are informed by the often changing light passing through the form." Read more.