Jake Fried (b.1984) lives and works in Boston. Primarily known for his paintings, Fried is currently working on a series of hand-drawn, animated short films or "moving paintings". He has been an Educator and Community Liaison for The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston since 2007.
(Jake Fried, 2012)
Waiting Room features a cluttered room, men in hazard suits, and a Hindu deity. An interior room rapidly forms and transforms as Fried, using black ink and white-out, layers hand-drawings...
(Jake Fried, 2013)
Psychedelic, hypnotic, and with an obsessive quality about them which moves them well into the territory of the weird, Jake Fried’s animations are self-consciously retro, or as he himself describes...