Sunday, July 23, 2017

exhibitions│PAPERWORKS 2017, Annual National Juried Winners Exhibition, B..J Spoke Gallery, Huntington, New York, U.S.A.

I am thrilled to announce that three of my submitted works ( "You Have Small Braids Like Spider Threads", "I Want To Feed You With Myself" and "Tightly Wrapped In Black Love") have been curated into a National Juried Winners Exhibition "PAPERWORKS 2017", and will be exhibited at the B.J. Spoke Gallery in Huntington, New York, U.S.A. from August 2nd thru 27th, 2017.

Being among the winners of b.j. spoke gallery's national juried competition- PAPERWORKS 2017 is a huge honour as there were several hundred applicants from across the U.S., only 23 artists were selected. The juror Akili Tommasino, Curatorial Assistant, Museum of Modern Art, New York, dedicated his time and expertise to carefully choose each winner and curate their specific works for this exhibition.
Akili Tommasino is a curatorial assistant at The Museum of Modern Art, New York and doctoral candidate in History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University, where he earned his MA and BA. An advocate of emerging artists and scholar of the twentieth-century avant-garde, Tommasino has organized and collaborated on numerous exhibition projects at institutions including the Centre Pompidou - Musée national d'art moderne, Paris and National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
Eligibility: Artists living in the United States who use paper as their primary medium, as a substrate, or as the subject of a video.
Media: Works made of, on or about paper: cut paper, folded paper, woven paper, glued paper, drawings, paintings, pastels, prints, photographs, paper sculpture, 3D, bound books, collage, mixed media, video, and installation.
B.J. Spoke Gallery is a member owned and run cooperative art gallery exhibiting many of the finest artists on Long Island.
Artists showing at the gallery are well represented in numerous public and private collections. Our artworks are for sale in the gallery and through this online exhibit space.
August 5th 6:00-9:00pm
Live jazz by Joe Cupani&Jessey Byron Carter
The gallery is located at:
299 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743.
Hours are:
Tuesday-Sunday 11-5 and Friday 11-9.

1 comment :

  1. Congratulations. So well deserved. Please, continue to create.
    Rumors persist that the paper gift of trees are proud to hold your memories.


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