Thursday, June 25, 2009

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events: The Phillips Collection

June 25, 2009
John Currin
June 25, 2009, 6:30 pm, Tour/Lecture

Painter John Currin discusses his latest work, in which he explores themes from eroticism and procreation to mail-order porcelain. Currin has distinguished himself for his controversial portrayal of female subjects, from menopausal women to exuberant, well-endowed girls. Currin's work is included in Paint Made Flesh.

Included in admission to Paint Made Flesh; free for members

In conjunction with the exhibition Paint Made Flesh, organized by the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, Tenn. The exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities."

Wednesday, June 03, 2009


Dear friends,
You can see some of my new work at the following locations (images provided for those who can't make it).
wishing you the best,

Look for new work on the website soon!

Pyramid Atlantic

The date for my Artist Lecture at Pyramid Atlantic has been set. I will be speaking about my residency and work on June 18th at 7pm.

8230 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 608-9101
They are metro accessible on the Red Line too!

A piece of the new work will also be included in their benefit silent auction on June 11th. You can find more information about the Beautiful Losers screening and activities here.

under the surface, 17" x 22", monotype, 2009
9th Floor Space 2 in the SW corner overlooking Nationals Stadium
By Artists, For everyone. May 29 - July 5.
55M St. SE: Above Navy Yard Metro Station.
Washington, DC 20003
Leave me a note if you stop by!
HOURS Wednesdays and Thursdays: Noon – 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays: Noon – 1 a.m. (except for special events. See calendar). Sundays: Noon – 10 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays

Deluge (left) and Ascension (right), Monotypes, each 30" x 42", 2009
Arlignton Arts Center
DCAC's Sparkplug ; NEW WORK
Jenkins Community Gallery, June 19 – August 22, 2009
Opening Reception: Friday, June 19, 6 – 9 pm
**Artists Talk: Wednesday, July 22, 7 – 9 pm (**I will not be in attendance for this, however the rest of the collective will be, I encourage you to go if you can!)
open to the general public Tuesday - Saturday from 11 am - 5 pm
3550 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, VA 22201

Curated by Lea-Ann Bigelow and Blair Murphy, the show will highlight painting, drawing, video, photography, and mixtures thereof by: Deborah Carroll-Anzinger, Peter Gordon, Lisa McCarty, Kathryn McDonnell, Michael Matason, Mark Planisek, Karen Joan Topping and Jenny Walton.
Undersiege, monotype, 22" x 30", 2009
12x12x100: Contemporary Artists Honor 100 Years of the Chautauqua School of Art
July 13-26, Strohl Art Center , Gallo Family Gallery

Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY
Take home a work of art from a selected artist while joining in the 100th birthday celebration of the Chautauqua School of Art on Sunday July 26th at 5:00 PM. Please join us for this wonderful event, with proceeds benefitting the Chautauqua School of Art Student Scholarships.

as it flows, monotype on handmade paper, 8"x 8", 2009