My abstractions, hybrids of drawing and painting, are made with familiar materials like ink, water, and paper, and often unexpected, improvised tools like palm fronds. My idiosyncratic methods move back and forth between exactitude and intuition, entwining them. These days, I wander looping paths, wondering about connectedness, disruption, and perception. Time, space, scale … [Read more...]
About Sky Pape
Sky Pape’s work is in in the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Tiffany & Co., Le Cirque du Soleil, and other public, corporate, and private collections. Awards and honors include residency fellowships in Italy at The Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center and The Bogliasco Foundation's Liguria Study Center for the Arts & Humanities, as well as grants from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Canada Council for the Arts, E.D. Foundation, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, and the Chenven Foundation. She is represented by June Kelly Gallery in New York.
Pape is a nature enthusiast and pom-pom waver for creative folks of all stripes. She lives and works in northernmost Manhattan. You can find more of her work at skypape.com and on Instagram @sky.pape.