Jeremy Dean is a New York-based artist who produces some very intriguing mixed media artwork. His series of American flags was created through an unconventional means of threading, resulting in wickedly distinct pieces.

What's fascinating about Jeremy Dean as an artist is how he manages to recreate such an iconic symbol, the American flag, in such an original fashion. Another aspect of Jeremy Dean's work that pushes the edge of contemporary art is the overlaid images that are imposed onto the already progressive needle and thread form.

Taking a look at the few Jeremy Dean pieces in the featured gallery will give you a good understanding of why he has been featured in many galleries, museums and art fairs both nationally and internationally.