Democracy Art featuring RockwellB

Acrylic on Wood Panels, all 24" x 36"




Artist RockwellB (ROCK-well-BEE, pseudonym) is an emerging New York contemporary history artist. Passionate about American history, RockwellB recognized that the 2020 Presidential election cycle was to be a momentous turning point in the story of the nation. RockwellB set out to create a real-time visual collection of paintings depicting headline news events spanning the tumultuous months leading up to and following Election Day 2020. Following the transition of the presidential power, RocklwellB continues to paint by adding 20 more bold paintings to the collection including (10) Heroes and Zeros of democracy paintings, as well as (10) timely Trump Trials paintings. Dedication In Loving Memory of DOCKEY whose goodness and kindness transcended the troubled times. Collection “The Republic is Tested: History Unfolds Before Our Eyes” These paintings incorporate transformative work adding new meanings, original works, portraits, politics, history and news reporting disseminating factual information, education, parody, satire, criticism, commentary providing insight, opinions and free speech. Where possible public domain and creative commons zero (CC0) works were used as a reference. Attributions and credits have been noted with care. This work of art flows from many months spent in quarantine due to the Covid-19 pandemic of the times. The first batch of (30) paintings were completed from October 2020 through April 2021, overlapping the actual events that are depicted. The second batch of (10) additional paintings were completed in 2022 after further details came out about events during the same timeline.  Another (10) Heroes and Zeros of democracy paintings were completed in 2023.  And, most recently, (10) more timely Trump Trials paintings have been added to the collection. Availability Thank you for your interest. This (60) painting collection is available for an institution, gallery or private collector.  Please see for the full collection.