Your shopping cart is empty.

Your shopping cart is empty.

Evan Schwartz Art

My work embodies a 'worlds-within-worlds' effect through mysterious detail and a dense menagerie of both hidden and exposed images. The more viewers engage with the paintings the more they will discover. My artwork is divided amongst three main bodies of work: Through my Eyes, Other Worlds, and Who We are.

In 'Through My Eyes' the viewer will find artwork that confronts what I feel are urgent issues in America. The prevailing subjects in these artworks are imperialism, the epidemic of gun violence, and strategic oppression of the lower class in addition to racism, drug addiction, police brutality, and the role of the media in shaping our perceptions. Many of these artworks are reinterpretations of classic American paintings and photographs that stretch from the Civil War to the late Twentieth Century. Art is enjoyed on many levels, personally, I like it when an artwork can spark a conversation-these artworks seek to do just that.

Other Worlds gather together visual dream-like fairy tales. The first four off er the viewer a glimpse of a post-human Brooklyn where gardens and the creatures that live in them thrive. Many of these artworks revolve around a central female protagonist (and hero), named Alice. The surreal-ness inherent in dreams is a major influence in these works. In Alice’s world people, animals, and plants grow and shrink at will and of course, danger is always afoot.The artworks together suggest mosaic snapshots of a journey with a definite beginning, middle, and resounding end.

My 'Who We Are-Urban Portraits' were inspired directly by my decade as a Middle and High school art teacher and portray students I knew while teaching in the South Bronx. These dynamic coming-of-age portraits make visible what is hidden underneath my subject’s often tough exteriors. All too evident were the crime and poverty my students witnessed and experienced, forces that dramatically and decisively impacted their world views. I wanted the art to reflect this most of all. If these portraits were an album, Collectively, I would describe these portraits as the ultimate Hip-Hop album, with a couple of Rock n/ Roll tracks thrown in there.






Trusted Art Seller

This presence of this badge signifies that this business has officially registered with the Art Storefronts Organization and has an established track record of selling art.

It also means that buyers can trust that they are buying from a legitimate business. Art sellers that conduct fraudulent activity or that receive numerous complaints from buyers will have this badge revoked. If you would like to file a complaint about this seller, please do so here.


Verified Secure Website with Safe Checkout

This website provides a secure checkout with SSL encryption.


Verified Archival Materials Used

The Art Storefronts Organization has verified that this Art Seller has published information about the archival materials used to create their products in an effort to provide transparency to buyers.

Description from Merchant:

All original artworks have a resin finish on most, if not all of the surface that is equal to eighty coats of varnish. The areas that do not have resin have a layer of Golden Hard MSA Matte varnish applied to them-which provides a solid layer of UV protection.

Saved Successfully.

This is only visible to you because you are logged in and are authorized to manage this website. This message is not visible to other website visitors.


Import From Instagram

Click on any Image to continue


Manage Favorites

Below, select which favorite lists you would like to save this product into.


Mailing List

Like What You See? Be A Joiner! Sign up for my mailing list to learn about new artworks, holiday sales, and discounts. Each new customer who signs up will get a free fine art print sent directly to their residence--For a Limited Time Only!

Mailing Address

= required