ART ON PAPER - A Recipe for the Perfect Art Fair
All the things the Art on Paper Fair does right
Another year, another Armory Week and again I find myself at the same conclusion: I just love the Art on Paper fair so much ...
Big Names and New Discoveries
Art on Paper had plenty of recognizable names on offer: author and artist Dave Eggers’ humorous sketches of animals at Electric Works, as well as Barnaby Whitfield and William Powhida at Gallery Poulsen. But I’ve always relished discovering new artists at the fair, and this year I wasn’t disappointed. Josephine Taylor’s pastel-colored paintings of nudes at Catharine Clark Gallery were entrancing, and Rachel Grobstein’s miniature paintings mounted on pins played tricks on the eye at AHA Fine Art.
Artist Margaret Withers on making art a priority and how to find inspiration
Artist Margaret Withers on making art a priority and how to find inspirationJanuary 19, 2016
Artist Margaret Withers is recognized for her works on paper which are a mix of narrative, abstract and modern surrealism. Her paintings explore conflicting ideas of joy and melancholy, as well as community and aloneness.
She’s exhibited her work in group and solo shows in the United States, and internationally in Brussels, Australia, Berlin, China, Vienna, and Russia. She lives and paints in Manhattan, New York.