#FirstFriday: December Exhibitions We LoveNovember 30, 2017
Highlighting exhibitions that feature the work of WSW artists, we share the shows, near and far, that make up our monthly must-see list.
Karinna Gomez‘s print, made during her 2017 WSW Studio Grant Residency, Summer: MAKE GOOD will be in the IPCNY’s exhibition New Prints 2018/Winter!
Erin Zona (WSW Artistic Director) will have a solo exhibition She Was Right: A Museum of Strange Archaeology here at Women’s Studio Workshop’s gallery. Show runs December 12 – January 19, 2018; opening reception December 12, 5 – 6 pm. Find the Facebook event here!
See WSW Artistic Director Erin Zona‘s solo exhibition, She Was Right: A Museum of Strange Archaeology, here in WSW’s Gallery on December 12! Above image is The Vessel (detail), from that body of work.
Carson Fox (Studio Grant resident ’00) is showing work in The Box Project: Uncommon Threads. Originally shown at the Fowler Museum, CA, the show is on the final leg of three-museum tour at the Textile Museum at George Washington University through January 29, 2018.
Phyllis Kudder Sullivan (Studio Workspace resident ’12) is showing work in the group exhibition Of Art and Craft at the Flinn Gallery in the Greenwich Library, Greenwich, CT. Hurry—show closes December 6!
Heather Kapplow (Public Art Grant resident ’17) is also showing work in the group exhibition Art of Theatre at Midway Studios Gallery, Boston, MA. Show runs through January 15, 2018. Join the celebration, New Configurations, Past, Present, Future at Midway Studios, January 11, 5-8 pm.
Kathy Hettinga (Artist’s Book Grant resident ’14) is showing her work, Dante’s Inferno: the Gates of Hell, in the Art for Great Books series, Veritas Academy, Lancaster, PA. Show runs through June 1, 2018.
Carson Fox’s (Studio Grant resident ’00) public work, Blue-Green Brainbow, is on view at Boston University, MA. Check out a video of the installation, with the help of Cara Lynch (Studio Workspace resident ‘14), by BU Productions here!
Check out the installation of Carson Fox‘s installation at Boston University here!
April Martin (Legacy Grant resident ’17) is also showing work in the three-artist exhibition Mounting Tension at ACRE Projects, Chicago, IL. Show closes December 29; opening reception December 1, 6 – 9 pm.
Heidi Neilson (Artist’s Book Grant resident ’10, ’04; Studio Workspace resident ’06) is showing work in an exhibition of work culminating her residency at SPACES, Cleveland, OH. The show consists of three works: Go GOES Radiotelescope, Sonic Planetarium, and Collective-action Motion Study of Anik-E1, and will be on view at SPACES through January 12, 2018.
Jen P. Harris (Ora Schneider Grant resident ’12) and Rachel Kauff (Studio intern ’12) have the two-person exhibition Bridge Work in Des Moines, IA. Hurry—show closes December 14! Find details on Jen’s website.
Shown above: one of Legacy Grant alumna April Martin’s works in her studio. Find more of her work in Chicago this winter at ACRE Projects and Roots and Culture!
Ellen Sollod (Artist’s Book Grant resident ’90) is in the two-person exhibition The Great Basin: Two Views at the Jack Straw Atrium Gallery, Seattle, WA. Show runs through February 28, 2018.
Diane Jacobs (Artist’s Book Grant resident ’00) recently gave a talk at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, WA. Check it out here!
Kate Hamilton’s (Ora Schneider Regional Grant resident ’12) work, including over 200 hand sewn houses and pieces made at WSW, will be part of the props, sculpture, and set of Bluebird Productions performance Die Sieben Tödsunden (The Seven Deadly Sins) at Rigiblick Theater, Zurich. A disruptive staging of the Brecht/Weill opera, the project considers life from the perspective of current day sex workers. Find details here.