#First Friday: August Exhibitions We Love!

August 1, 2019 by

Highlighting exhibitions that feature the work of WSW artists, we share the shows near and far that make up our monthly must-see list.

New York

DM Whitman(Studio Workspace Residency ’12) is an exhibiting artist as part of KLOMPCHING’S annual show, FRESH. The group exhibition is on view until Aug. 10, 2019 at the KLOMPCHING GALLERY.

Katie Baldwin (Artist’s Book Residency Grant ’08, Book Arts Studio Residency ’11), Sarah McDermott (AIE Artist’s Book Residency ’14, Studio Workspace Residency ’19), Shelley Thorstensen (Studio Residency Grant ’04, Studio Workspace Residency ’05) are in a group exhibition, Sanctuary by Printmakers Open Forum: Exchange Portfolio 2019, at Women’s Studio Workshop. The show will be up until September 2nd.

Amanda Thackray (Artist’s Book Residency Grant ’09) is an Artist in Residence at Brooklyn Botanic Garden through CENTRAL BOOKING’s Plant Cure/Brooklyn project.

Veronica Graham (AIE Artist’s Book Residency Grant ’17) is in a group show curated by artist and educator Jessalyn Aaland, Class Sets Volume 1 and 2, on view at Women’s Studio Workshop. The show will be up until September 2nd.


Vanessa Adams (AIE Workspace Residency ’17) is in P O R T A L S, a two person show at the Irma Freeman Center for Imagination in Pittsburgh. The opening reception is on Friday, August 2, 2019 starting at 7 PM and the closing reception is on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 10 PM.


Courtney Parbs (Studio Internship ’19) will be in a group show, OVERSEAS, at The Front Arte & Cultura. The show will be up until August 20th.


DM Whitman (Studio Workspace Residency ’12) has a selection of images from her collection, Index, on view at Cove Street Arts in Portland. They are framed and available for purchase through the end of summer.

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