Her life changed after suffering from a brain hemorrhage due to a Cavernous Malformation in 2006, which has led to many interesting discoveries and revelations. Through her work she creates a visual description of the aural colors and emotional textures of the symptomatic experience that surrounds her like a waking dream.On her journey painting has become a meditative experience and healing power to express her anxieties and fears, and to give voice to the messages of survival and healing that make each survivor's journey unique.
Alison Silva is an artist based in North Bergen, NJ. Her work has been exhibited in the United States, Europe, and Australia. She has designed the cover art for Labyrinth by East Bay Ray (of the Dead Kennedys) in 2009; Echoes of Edensong By Edensong in 2010; and Max and the Siamese Twins by Max Stout, illustrated by 55 visionary artists.
Alison's story has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX news.
Robert enjoys getting to know each one of his clients through the places, symbols, rituals, and yes—food– that are unique to their tradition and infuses those elements into the story he tells through pictures. Robert applies the same personal perspective and distinct artistic flair to all of his photographic endeavors. By working with a limited number of couples and developing a rapport with each allows couples to represent their natural and best selves, couples simply love to work with him.