RECENT PROJECTS

Ballroom Series

Ballroom Series

The Ballroom Dance Sseries investigates how color along with small changes in body language express energy. Ballroom dances were used to convey a common sense of energy and motion.  Please see About/Galleries to contact galleries that might represent this series of work.

Video: Dedication of “Wind Me Up Chuck!”

Video: Dedication of “Wind Me Up Chuck!”

Enjoy scenes from the 8/22/14 dedication of “Wind Me Up Chuck!” at the Chuck Brown Memorial Park in NE Washington, DC. Sculpture by Jackie Braitman. Video by Ben Lickerman & Miles Royce

Dancer Series – Figurative Glass Sculpture

Dancer Series – Figurative Glass Sculpture

  Figurative “table-top” sculpture.  Cast and Fused Glass on glass, metal or concrete bases.    Figures are approximately 18″ tall figures.   Please see About/Galleries to contact galleries that represent Jackie Braitman’s glass sculptural work.                     […]

Wind Me Up Chuck!

Wind Me Up Chuck!

Images from the dedication of “Wind Me Up Chuck!” and the Chuck Brown Memorial Park. Wind Me Up Chuck is a monumental sculpture to celebrate local DC hero; Chuck Brown the Godfather of Go-Go.

A Combined Powder Room, Guest Bath & Laundry

A Combined Powder Room, Guest Bath & Laundry

This combined powder room, guest bath and laundry was a compromise for our client — as are so many remodeling choices. The combined space, though, actually succeeds graciously to fulfill all its functions.

Open-Plan, Industrial Finishes for Low-Cost Remodel

Open-Plan, Industrial Finishes for Low-Cost Remodel

Industrial finishes allowed us to keep this extensive remodel within our client’s modest budget.

A New Hall Bath in a Brick Rambler

A New Hall Bath in a Brick Rambler

This new hall bath was built in the location that previously housed a small galley kitchen in a 1950’s post-WWII brick rambler.

An Elegant, Cost-Effective Awning

An Elegant, Cost-Effective Awning

A custom, copper awning was just the solution when my client requested a covered entry when we had almost completed construction.

Kitchen Remodel – Contemporary/Traditional – Takoma Park, MD

Kitchen Remodel – Contemporary/Traditional – Takoma Park, MD

The shape of this kitchen remodel was determined by 2 major – and unexpected – decisions: first, to NOT expand the footprint of the kitchen, and, second, to use bright red counters.

Backyard Privacy

Backyard Privacy

A custom cedar pergola with ceiling fans keeps mosquitoes at bay. Along with a tapestry of new plantings and a cedar screen, the yard feels at once more secluded and larger.