Hands of Josephus II highlighted in review of Freed Formats: the book reconsidered by Miriam Schaer

Hands of Josephus II, by Miriam Schaer. Photo by Stephen DeSantis

Hands of Josephus II, by Miriam Schaer. Photo by Stephen DeSantis

Kathy Leonard Czepiel highlighted my piece Hands of Josephus II, in the Daily Nutmeg’s review, Group Text, of Freed Formats: the book reconsidered. The exhibition curated by Chris Perry and Alice Walsh at Creative Arts Workshop in New Haven, CT and will be on view until July 28, 2019. You can download a pdf of the review here

Childlessness in Turkey by Miriam Schaer

I am a bit behind on posting news-some of these just fall thru the cracks…in May, my Facebook friend Çiğdem Dalay sent me a link to this interview she had given about her decision not to have children, and the state of child free women (by choice or chance) in Turkey. The publication used an image of mine-and I was very touched by that. You can see the article (which is in Turkish) here


Hand & I, at Dorsky Curatorial Projects in LIC, curated by Yulia Tikanova by Miriam Schaer


And this Sunday, I will be at the opening for Hand & I, at Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs. I am so pleased to have work in this exhibition curated by Yulia Tikhonova, in the company of a group of extraordinary artists. The opening is May 5 from 2-5 pm, 11-03 45th Avenue, Long Island City and will be on view until July 16.

Artists in this exhibition are Fanny Allié, Blanka Amezkua, Melissa Calderon, Liz Collins, Ana de La Cueva, Erika Diamond, Gabriele Fulterer & Christine Scherrer, Kate Huh & LJ Roberts, Barb Hunt, Annie Lucas, Katrina Majkut, Noelle Mason, Raymond Materson, Cat Mazza, Miriam Schaer, Sayaka Suzuki, Angie Wilson.

For more information can be found here

The Curator’s essay can be found here

PechaKucha Quartet at CAA by Miriam Schaer

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I will be presenting my work during CAA 107th Annual Conference in New York City, as part of PechiKucha Quartet, with Transart Institute, with Allison Geremia, Jeanne Criscola, and Virgil Wong. The presentation will be held in the Holland Suite, 4th Floor, Hilton New York Midtown Hotel at 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019, Thursday, February 14, 5:30-7:00PM. My presentation, Books of Memory will be at 5:45 pm. If you are at the conference, I hope you can stop by!