by G. Alexander Irving
Jenik Cook is an Armenian-born artist whose work speaks with a direct spontaneity that instantly registers an aesthetic buoyancy in the heart of the viewer. Educated in Europe, the Middle east and the United States (and for many years an art educator herself), Jenik combines a deep understanding of contemporary artistic techniques and values with a sublimely confident spirit of intent and approach in her capture of scenes of distinctive originality.
A collection of works by a contemporary master of uplifting and optimistic images perfectly bound in a 10 1/2" x 11" shelf format. With 220 pages and over 200 illustrations (166 in color) and an introduction and end notes by G. Alexander Irving, it is designed to appeal to the appreciation and interest of the full range of the contemporary art audience. A high quality art package available in both soft and hard covers at a price to move, it is geared to vanish swiftly from store shelves and onto coffee tables and into collections everywhere.