Projects and Events

2022 Projects & 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.


Paradigm Gallery Presents Lucha Rodríguez

Location: Art on Paper Main Floor
Philadelphia’s Paradigm Gallery is pleased to present Sense and Vision, a solo exhibition of works on paper by Atlanta-based Venezuelan-Panamanian artist Lucha Rodríguez. Sense and Vision features four distinct collections of the artist’s “knife drawings”, created with her inventive bas-relief technique on watercolored paper. Abstract forms arise from the optical play of light and shadow over the hand-cut surface of... read more

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Yuko Nishikawa | Memory Tourist

Presented by Cynthia Corbett Gallery, Booth C03

Location: Art on Paper Central Lounge
Memory Tourist, by Brooklyn based artist Yuko Nishikawa, is a two-layered installation with contrasting groups of paper-pulp mobiles anchored by a linear passage. Memory Tourist combines part of Yuko's recent installations with new work, whose wire forms create line drawings in the air and connect colorful and airy repurposed paper “Cookies” which move in response to us when we walk by them... read more

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Leah Hewson | Kin Connection

Presented by Stoney Road Press, Booth D07

Location: Art on Paper Main Floor
Kin Connection is an installation created by Leah Hewson that highlights the significance of connection and support. Where one entity cannot stand alone, multiple entities together manifest greater potential and outcome. Singular flat plain components interlock together to create abstract structures that intersect active space. From the outside, the arbitrary formation looks in disorder, however on closer inspection the configuration creates... read more

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Bang Geul Han | Warp and Weft #05

Presented by Accola Griefen Fine Art, Booth C08

Location: Art on Paper Main Floor
Warp and Weft is an ongoing project involving a series of hand-woven tapestries constructed from paper printouts of legal documents (from state codes concerning abortion, and anti-immigration memoranda to Supreme Court opinions.) The work creates a material manifestation of the inextricable intersections between rights for sexual and reproductive health and questions of race and class. Accompanying the tapestry is a... read more

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Shanthi Chandrasekar | Entropy: Macrostates & Microstates

Presented by LAMINAproject, Booth A14

Location: Art on Paper Main Floor
New York based gallery LAMINAproject will present artist Shanthi Chandrasekar's rhythmic hanging piece, titled Entropy: Macrostates & Microstates, made of hundreds of hand-punched paper circles, portrays randomness within physical systems. Chandrasekar’s delicate suspension of reiterating disks cascade from the ceiling to the floor following a fractal reduction where the smaller parts mirror the larger ones. Entropy: Macrostates & Microstates is a... read more

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Book Signing with Heather Benjamin & Tara Booth

Presented by Steven Kasher Gallery

Location: Booth C07 | Thursday, September 8th from 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Join artists Heather Benjamin and Tara Booth on the fair's Opening Evening as they double-sign their books (Cavegirl Monologue and Diary Comics) in Booth C07. Heather Benjamin (b. 1989, New York) received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. She has mounted solo exhibitions at Muddguts (NYC), These Days (LA), Commune (Tokyo), the Hessel Museum of Art at Bard (NY),... read more

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Angiola Churchill | Labyrinth

Presented by Wook + Lattuada Gallery, Booth C16

Location: Art on Paper Main Floor
Angiola Churchill will showcase Labyrinth, in collaboration with her gallery, Wook+Lattuada.  Artist Statement: The light and shadows within its walls fire the Imagination. Turning to my paper, glue and scissors, I fashion shapes. Directions, scale and balance come into play. Building paper walls around paper gardens has always been of Interest. It is only recently that the walls themselves have become... read more

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Book Signing with Shira Spector

Presented by Steven Kasher Gallery

Location: Booth C07 | Saturday, September 10th from 2:00 – 3:00 PM
Join artist Shira Spector on Saturday, September 10th at 2PM for a book signing of her debut memoir, Red Rock Baby Candy. Shira Spector is a Jewish Canadian lesbian cartoonist who earned a BFA in Fibres (with Distinction) from Concordia University in Montreal. Her work has been widely anthologized and exhibited in Toronto where she is transplanted with her wife and son... read more

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