FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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Contact Person: Mike McClung and/or Warren Campbell
Company Name: Michael Warren Contemporary
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Margaret Boozer: Harbor Studies
with concurrent exhibit of works by Steven Durow
October 24, 2017 – December 2, 2017
Opening Reception w/ artist, Friday, October 27 (6-8pm)
Third Friday Art Reception, November 17 (6-8pm)
First Friday Art Walk, December 1 (6-9pm)
Michael Warren Contemporary (MWC) is pleased to present “Margaret Boozer: Harbor Studies.” This show will run concurrently with an exhibition showcasing glass sculpture by Steven Durow. Margaret Boozer’s exhibit times our introduction of her sculptural reliefs at SOFA Chicago November 2-5, 2017.
In Harbor Studies Boozer shares the preparatory sketches of her recent commission called “Harbor” which was installed at the new MGM Grand National Harbor located on the banks of the Potomac near Washington, DC. The final installation was a massive 21’x32’ topographical map that was made with over 10,000 pounds of raw clays, scrap rebar and even roots from the construction site. The studies range in size from 2’-12’ in size, explore the topography with maps, and material studies all made out of clays clays from the dig site.
Margaret Boozer lives and works in Mt Rainier, MD. She studied at Auburn University and achieved her MFA at Alfred University; she has exhibited throughout the United States in galleries, university art centers and museums including the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Museum of Art and Design and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
MWC presents contemporary artwork with emphasis on materials and process. The gallery also showcases many artists in the additional viewing rooms in the back of the gallery. MWC consigns an extensive collection of fine art prints from career artists practicing all over the world.