Sarah Smelser, ‘Two Weeks in ABQ: Viita’, 2019, Print, Lithograph, Manneken Press
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Sarah Smelser

Two Weeks in ABQ: Viita, 2019

Lithograph
21 3/4 × 29 1/8 in
55.2 × 74 cm
Editions 2-10 of 10
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$2,000
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Shipping: $150 domestic only
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Bloomington
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Manneken Press
Bloomington

"Two Weeks In ABQ: Viita" is one of two lithographs Sarah Smelser made as a visiting …

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Pristine
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Hand-signed by artist, Front, lower margin
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Sarah Smelser
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Sarah Smelser
American, b. 1971
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Sarah Smelser is a printmaker known for her abstract monotypes. Her works often allude episodes in Smelser’s own life, as well as both the natural and manmade world, but the references are oblique at best; instead, Smelser says that her work is motivated by a material curiosity and excitement. Her prints characteristically feature simple shapes that are either solid and imposing or thinly hashed and delicate; as Smelser describes, “different types of shapes have fallen into favor at different times in my life.” Throughout much of her career, she employed a strictly limited palette of black, yellow, and red, though she has made more recent exceptions.

Sarah Smelser, ‘Two Weeks in ABQ: Viita’, 2019, Print, Lithograph, Manneken Press
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"Two Weeks In ABQ: Viita" is one of two lithographs Sarah Smelser made as a visiting artist at Tamarind Institute. The imagery is layered, including old road maps of the Albuquerque region, idiosyncratic symbols, and an image of the artists' father in silhouette - a personal North Star. The colors …

Medium
Condition
Pristine
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Front, lower margin
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Sarah Smelser
Image rights
Sarah Smelser and Manneken Press
Sarah Smelser
American, b. 1971
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Sarah Smelser is a printmaker known for her abstract monotypes. Her works often allude episodes in Smelser’s own life, as well as both the natural and manmade world, but the references are oblique at best; instead, Smelser says that her work is motivated by a material curiosity and excitement. Her prints characteristically feature simple shapes that are either solid and imposing or thinly hashed and delicate; as Smelser describes, “different types of shapes have fallen into favor at different times in my life.” Throughout much of her career, she employed a strictly limited palette of black, yellow, and red, though she has made more recent exceptions.

Sarah Smelser

Two Weeks in ABQ: Viita, 2019

Lithograph
21 3/4 × 29 1/8 in
55.2 × 74 cm
Editions 2-10 of 10
.
$2,000
Ships from Bloomington, IL, US
Shipping: $150 domestic only
Location
Bloomington
Certificate
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