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Squeak Carnwath: Crazy Papers and Sister Objects November 12 - December 18, 2016

Chart by Squeak Carnwath

Squeak Carnwath, Chart, 2014.
Oil and alkyd on canvas over panel, 30 x 30 in.
Photo credit: M. Lee Fatherree

 

Exhibition

While Squeak Carnwath is primarily known as a painter, she has worked across many media. This exhibition highlights the unique surfaces and textures that each medium affords, while sharing the artist's distinct visual language of symbols, phrases, and colors. Works on view in CRAZY PAPERS AND SISTER OBJECTS span over 30 years of the artist's exploration in painting, drawing, and printmaking.

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Night by Squeak Carnwath

Squeak Carnwath, Night, 2014.
Oil and alkyd on canvas over panel, 30 x 30 in.
Photo credit: M. Lee Fatherree

 

All Things Name Themselves by Squeak Carnwath

Squeak Carnwath, All Things Name Themselves, 2006 - 2007.
Collage with ink, pencil, pastel, oil pastel, etching, wood block, and collograph on paper, 60 x 47 ½ in.
Photo credit: M. Lee Fatherree