"Drawing as Muse" Exhibit on Display in Wallman Hall

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The Fairmont State University Department of Art announces the solo exhibition “Drawing as Muse” by artist Glenn Goldberg will be on display in January and February in Wallman Hall. 

The JD Brooks Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall, is open Mondays through Fridays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The exhibition will run from Jan. 17 through Feb. 10, with an opening reception and gallery talk at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19. The event and admission to the gallery is free and open to the public.

Glenn Goldberg was born in the Bronx, lives in New York and works in Brooklyn. He debuted at the legendary Willard Gallery in 1985 and exhibited at Knoedler & Co, Inc. for a decade until 1997. He has had one-person exhibitions at Dart Gallery in Chicago, Barbara Krakow Gallery in Boston and Hill Gallery in Birmingham, Mich. His most recent one-person exhibitions in New York have been at Jason McCoy Gallery, Betty Cuningham Gallery and Freedman Art. He had a solo booth in the Art on Paper Fair in New York in 2016 of pulp works executed with Paul Wong of Dieu Donne.

He completed an Artist in Residence award at Urban Glass in Brooklyn in 2016, and Goldberg's work has been reviewed in major publications such as the New York Times, ArtForum, Art in America, Art News and the New Yorker magazine. A Guggenheim Fellow and recent recipient of a Joan Mitchell Award in 2016, his work resides in the public collections of the Brooklyn Museum, The High Museum in Atlanta, The Metropolitan Museum, The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, The National Academy of Arts and Letters, the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art Kansas City, the Rose Art Museum, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Whitney Museum, The Bronx Museum and numerous private collections. 


About the image:

“blue one,” 6 x 4 inches; pencil, ink, watercolor on paper