Projects and Events

2019 Projects and Events

Art on Paper's Projects challenge, expand, and engage visitors with their interactive presentation and immersive constructions. This invitational program works with participating galleries and cultural organizations to activate Art on Paper's public spaces.

Seçkin Pirim and Paul Laster In Conversation

Presented by C24 Gallery

1552159800 Saturday, March 9 | 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Upstairs VIP Lounge

Artist Seçkin Pirim and art critic Paul Laster in conversation about the life and work of the artist.  To attend, please RSVP to Please note that space is limited.  read more

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Katrine Hildebrandt-Hussey | Shifting Center

Presented by Uprise Art and the Artist

Location: Central Lounge
Katrine Hildebrandt-Hussey is a Boston-based artist who references sacred spaces, architectures, and geometries in her work, drawing on familiar visual signs and symbols and rearranging them in diagrammatic configurations. Similar to mandalas, which have an entry way and center point, her works are designed to challenge the viewer’s presence and awareness. Originally trained in sculpture, for the past seven years... read more

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Protect Your Investments by De-Mystifying Conservation Jargon

Presented by Tang Art Advisory

1552075200 Friday, March 8 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Art on Paper - Main Floor

Paper conservator and professor Margaret Holben Ellis and Eric Knutzon fine art frame designer will help participants protect their investments by de-mystifying confusing conservation jargon and explaining popular terms such as acid-free, non- glare, conservation/museum/archival quality, UV-filtering, and more. Collectors will learn how to select materials and take practical conservation measures that will enhance and preserve works of art on... read more

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Samuelle Green | Manifestation 4

Presented by the Artist

Location: Main Entrance
  Samuelle Green constructs large scale installations from hundreds of thousands of hand rolled paper cones, typically consisting of paperbacks slated for recycling or being discarded. These adorn a hidden framework which transforms typically rectilinear spaces into organic, otherworldly environments. These elements combine to reference the complex and often overlooked art forms found in nature. Green’s installations reference these forms... read more

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Wendy Letven | Meta Morphologies

Presented by the Artist and NL=US

Location: Entrance Tent
In her installation Meta Morphologies, artist Wendy Letven juxtaposes contrasting linear languages and patterns in an intricate suspended paper cut installation. She explores the materiality of paper in black and white to blur the lines between two and three-dimensional space, between drawing and sculpture. Letven is interested in providing the viewer with an open-ended decoding experience when engaging with the work... read more

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Liz Jaff | Boil

Presented by the Artist and frosch&portmann

Location: Mezzanine
  Boil is a contemplation on how things alter themselves and change when under pressure.  In the case of water it starts to bubble.  The bubble or ball becomes the visual metaphor for how art installation and architecture ask us to transform our perceptions of an environment.   read more

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Roland Poska | Sentinel

Presented by the Artist and Jerald Melberg Gallery

Location: Main Aisle
Jerald Melberg Gallery is proud to introduce the work of master paper maker Roland Poska (1938-2017).   Roland Poska was born in Scotland in 1938 and immigrated to Rockford, Illinois, when he was a child. He received degrees from Rockford College and Cranbrook Academy of Art, where he was introduced to the mechanics of paper making. He later cofounded the... read more

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Book Signing : Seçkin Pirim and Paul Laster

Presented by the Artist and C24 Gallery

1552154400 Saturday, March 9 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: C24 Gallery Booth 405

“I think the less a work says the more it expresses in silence,” Seçkin Pirim recently shared with me when we met to discuss his artistic point of view at C24 Gallery in New York. “What excites me most is to see what I can express with one line. That’s why I’ve always strived to attain a degree of minimalism in my work.”... read more

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