With only a week to go before this exhibition closes, I recommend that you go see Alyssa Monks' exhibition at DFN Gallery in New York, or at the very least check it out online.
Alyssa Monks, Steamed
2009, oil on linen, 64 x 86 in.
Alyssa Monks, Mosaic Mom
2008, oil on linen, 50 x 34 in.
Alyssa Monks, Laughing Girl
2009, oil on linen, 40 x 60 in.
Alyssa Monks, Hands
2008, oil on canvas, 48 x 56 in.
Alyssa Monks, Lips
2008, oil on panel, 16 x 20 in.
For more information go to DFN Gallery
Also, worth a read is the interview of Alyssa Monks by Laura Fenton "Alyssa Monks Talks about her Bathing Beauties" at Flavor Wire