Artist Talk: Wednesday, June 8 at 6:30pm
Join Hamiltonian Artists for the third installment of the Understanding the Artist: Studio Visit series with an intimate gathering at the studio of Hamiltonian mentor and artist Linn Meyers on Wednesday, June 8 at 6:30pm. Fresh off of the completion of her largest work, Our View from Here, at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Meyers will give a tour of her unique studio space as well as share her extensive experience living and working as an artist in DC. Our View from Here, a site-specific wall drawing stretching the entire 400 ft circumference of the inner-circle galleries of the Hirshhorn’s second level, will be on view May 12, 2016 – May 14, 2017.
Space is limited. Reserve your spot on eventbrite.
Refreshments will be provided.
About the Artist
Linn Meyers (b. 1968) currently lives and works in Washington, DC. She earned her BFA at The Cooper Union, New York and MFA from California College of the Arts, San Francisco. Meyers has had solo museum shows at The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC; the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC; The Academy Arts Museum, Easton, MD; The Huntington Museum of Art, WV, and The Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA. Meyers has also participated in several group shows internationally including the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tokyo and Paris Concret, Paris. She has received numerous awards including the Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship, Artist-in-Residence at the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Artist-in-Residence at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Artist-in-Residence at the Tamarind Institute, the Trawick Award, Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, Excellence in Drawing Award from The Cooper Union, Artist-in-Residence at the Bronx Council on the Arts, Three Artist Fellowship awards from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, and the Alex Katz Scholarship to Skowhegan. Meyers is represented by Sandra Gering Inc, NYC.
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