"Deborah Lennek paints under the pseudonym XMA.
She is a NY artist who began her career in San Diego, moving to the North Fork four years ago.
Working in oil, she shies away from the ‘photo-realistic’ effect and interprets her subjects through the prism of her experience. She has several series, including Shells and Marbles.
An art critic in California wrote “One cannot help but look at her work and smile. It is the smile of interior memories being summoned”.