An Exhibition of Works on Paper by 8 Contemporary Artists at Jill Newhouse


NEW YORK, NY.- Karen Wilkin is a well-known curator and critic specializing in modernism. A regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal and the New Criterion, she is Contributing Editor for Art for the Hudson Review and the author of monographs on Giorgio Morandi, Hans Hofmann, Stuart Davis, David Smith, Anthony Caro, and Helen Frankenthaler. Ms. Wilkin has organized numerous exhibitions internationally. She teaches in the MFA program of the New York Studio School. “The eight artists in this exhibition seem united only by their common interest in working on paper. Yet all base their work on perception (in the broadest sense) translated into a range of mark-making and radically differing degrees of reference. Some tend towards abstraction, some towards dream imagery, some towards identifiable configurations. None resorts to the literal or the arbitrary. For all,