Irene Fischer is a Hungarian born Jewish naturalized American citizen who lives in
Brooklyn, New York since 1965.
After her talent for portraiture was discovered
she briefly attended the Art Students League
of New York.
She has been painting under the guidance of
artists Joan Abramovitz and Celia Caucci.
She has exhibited her art at several forums in
As a child of Holocaust survivors her work
often portrays the Jewish experience.
She writes poetry since childhood.
I paint in acrylics, I do not believe that working in a single medium is restrictive to my artistic process.