Illuminating 2021 With Paper

The Sunday Paper #345

January 3, 2021

Happy New Year! Papermaker of the Week: Meg Black

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© Meg Black 2019, Sea Foam I, Mixed Media Wall Sculpture. 122 x 33 inches. Corporate Collection: Westport CT.

Meg Black is an artist who has

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Postcard Perfect Scenes

The Sunday Paper #335

October 25, 2020

Papermaker of the Week: Mary Hark This is a new column. If you’re a papermaker and would like to be featured in the coming weeks and months, please fill out this form. I’d love to hear from you!

HARK! Handmade Paper flax sheets, pigmented, overdyed and gelatin sized, waiting to be re flattened in a restraint

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Meg Black

Meg Black is an artist and art historian who studies historical works of art and connects her work to the great artists who have come down to us through the ages. The subject of her work is nature and its impact on our sensory experience, and she studies how artists have recorded nature, and considers these approaches in her own designs. She doesn’t try to copy the natural world as she sees it but, rather, as she feels it. Black’s paintings and wall reliefs are made with abaca, a fiber that she is constantly discovering the potential for and is challenged by. She finds that the texture of this material provides an almost three-dimensional quality to the surface of her work, mimicking nature in all its splendor.

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