The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Exhibition of photographs by Marcia Lippman opens at Nailya Alexander Gallery
La jeune fille, 2016. Archival pigment print. Edition 1/5, 22 1/4 x 21 in.
NEW YORK, NY.- Nailya Alexander Gallery is presenting Painting: Photographs by Marcia Lippman, on view Friday, January 20 through Thursday, March 2 at 41 East 57th Street, New York, NY, Suite 704. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 AM – 6 PM, and by appointment.

Photographer, teacher, and native New Yorker Marcia Lippman explores the passage of time and the relationship between painting and photography in her most recent series, created over the past two years in museums in the United States and Europe. Using contemporary digital techniques, her photographs isolate small areas of concentrated emotion and gesture where history, memory, and the artist’s imagination coalesce. Lippman counts among her influences the pictorial masterpieces of the Renaissance, as well as the writings of Walter Benjamin, Rilke, and Barthes, and sees her work as a point of entry into painting through the examination of both old and new techniques and imagery. “Paint cracks are intensified, underscoring their vulnerability,” Lippman writes. “Brushstrokes are exaggerated, emphasizing the human hand that made them…My photographs reject the false perfection of the whole, and instead lay claim to the ambiguity of a single gesture.”

Marcia Lippman’s work has been the subject of two monographs, Sacred Encounters East and West (Edition Stemmle, 2000), which includes twenty years of photographs from Asia and Western Europe; and West Point (Edition Stemmle, 2001), photographs created during a year in residence at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, published for West Point’s bicentennial with an introduction by James Salter. Lippman has been the recipient of two grants from the New York Foundation for the Arts and currently teaches at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Her work can be found in the collections of the International Center of Photography, New York, NY; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; and the Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY, among other institutions and private collections. She has been exhibited regularly throughout the United States since 1985.

Marcia Lippman lives and works in New York.







Today's News

January 25, 2017

Over 3,500 stolen ancient treasures recovered in Europol crackdown

Exhibition of prints by Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud on view at Marlborough Graphics

Remarkable manuscripts reflecting Arthur Rimbaud's life to be auctioned at Sotheby's Paris

Culture Minister Matt Hancock steps in to prevent rare Mughal treasures from export

Harry Moore-Gwyn announces British and Continental Pictures and Prints auction

Artist Profile: Kiki Kogelnik

Four-year Trump protest? Hollywood actor hopes so

Ottocento Art Gallery unveils unpublished artworks by Antonino Calcagnadoro

Ruiz-Healy Art opens a group exhibition exploring curvilinear works

Artist Kader Attia unveils new solo exhibition at the Block Museum

Gagosian Paris opens exhibition of color and black-and-white photographs by Sally Mann

Invaluable reports strong auction revenue growth in 2016

Tacoma Art Museum announces director moving to Smithsonian American Art Museum

Exhibition of photographs by Marcia Lippman opens at Nailya Alexander Gallery

Bendor Grosvenor joins the Lyon & Turnbull board as a Non Executive Director

Two concurrent exhibitions by Diego Perrone on view in New York and Milan

Simon Lee Gallery opens exhibition of new painting and video works by Will Benedict

Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin exhibits works by Christa Dichgans

Exhibition of works by teamLab featuring three rooms of immersive installations opens in London

Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome opens solo show by Rafael Y. Herman

Spruth Magers opens an exhibition of works by artist and musician Llyn Foulkes

Ellis King opens exhibition of works by Joseph Geagan

First solo exhibition in the US of Danish artist Helene Nymann opens at Fridman Gallery

Original artwork will be a big part of a new live TV show called Auction Action

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Exhibition at Sotheby's S/2 features 9 women spanning 4 continents and over 100 years of creativity

2.- 'Violence' moves NY museum to shut down anti-Trump art show

3.- Erotica: Passion & Desire exhibition and sale tests taboos at London auction house

4.- Sotheby's to offer one of the greatest works by Gustav Klimt ever to appear at auction

5.- Exhibition explores Edgar Degas' fascination with the hat makers of Paris

6.- Guggenheim celebrates 80 years of innovation with presentation of 170 modern works

7.- Exhibition focuses on the work of the two top painters of the Dutch De Stijl movement

8.- Botticelli Venus painting on view for first time in United States

9.- Parmigianino's 16th century masterpiece at risk of leaving the United Kingdom

10.- 300 photographs of Rock & Roll musicians and Jazz greats at Shelburne Museum



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful