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Brooklyn artist's work featured in 'House of Cards'

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - Drawings made with soft pastels that look as though they were photographs line the set of the hit Netflix series 'House of Cards. '

The artist behind the amazing pieces is Brooklyn resident Zaria Forman.

"A friend of a friend who is graphic designer on the show loved it (my work) and really wanted to put it on," said Forman.

Using only her fingers and hands, Forman smudges the soft pastels into in her canvas.

Among her most popular pieces is a series about climate change. Forman visited the Maldives which is vulnerable to rising sea levels. She recreated the choppy seas and landscapes to draw attention to the island.

Closer to home, Forman's work can be seen at the following locations:

Upcoming Exhibitions:

March 7 - April 4

The Last Brucennial

837 Washington Street, NY NY

Carla Massoni Gallery, Chestertown, MD

April 4 - May 24

Opening Reception April 4, 6-8pm

Solo Exhibition

Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle WA

Opening Reception June 10, 2014

Environmental Impact - A traveling museum exhibition

Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA August 1 - September 30, 2014

Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA, Oct. 25, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet, SC, January 31 - April 26, 2015

The Art Museum, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, September 1 - October 31, 2015

For more information, visit ArtStar.com and ZariaForman.com
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