Carly Berlin is a visual artist based in Manhattan, NY. Working exclusively with black pen and ink, Berlin utilizes the Pointillism technique to create intricate geometric works. Through the use of intricate dots in ink, Berlin’s gradient works explore the concept of balance between two opposing forces; holding on and letting go.
b. 1988 Chicago, IL Lives and works in New York, NY
“Emotions drive me. My work, piece by piece, organizes chaos and creates a simplicity through intricacy. The gradients are a balance of light and dark, symbolizing the human propensity to hold on and let go and the healthy balance between the two.” - Carly Berlin
2013. Fashion Institute of Technology. Associate’s Degree, Surface & Textile Design.
2010. DePaul University. Bachelor’s Degree, Communication & Media.