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Marcy Hermansader
updated: 09/29/2011
website: www.fleisher-ollmangallery.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Witness
Unknown
Lament
If Listening
Aftermath
Out of This World
Back Through Stars
Between Breaths
Darker Still
Banjul
Back Through Flowers
Indicator
Back Through Midnight
Back Through Black
 
 
Portfolio Keywords:  abstract, collage, meditative, organic, political, spiritual
 
 
Witness by Marcy Hermansader
Witness
paper collage with colored pencil, acrylic, gouache, and fabric on museum board
2010
14.5" x  17" 
Unknown by Marcy Hermansader
Unknown
paper collage with gouache, white charcoal, and pastel on museum board
2011
32" x  40"  x .5" 
Lament by Marcy Hermansader
Lament
paper collage with colored pencil, acrylic, gouache, and fabric on museum board
2010
31.5" x  38.5"  x .5" 
If Listening by Marcy Hermansader
If Listening
paper collage with screen, colored pencil,gouache and acrylic on museum board
2010
32" x  40"  x .5" 
Aftermath by Marcy Hermansader
Aftermath
paper collage with gouache, pastel, screen, and wire on museum board
2009
26.25" x  35"  x 1" 
Out of This World by Marcy Hermansader
Out of This World
paper collage with silver pencil, pastel, and black gesso on museum board
2009
25" x  23.5"  x .5" 
Back Through Stars by Marcy Hermansader
Back Through Stars
paper, glue, black gesso
2010
31" x  31"  x .25" 
Between Breaths by Marcy Hermansader
Between Breaths
paper and glue
2009
21.25" x  21.25"  x 1" 
Darker Still by Marcy Hermansader
Darker Still
paper, glue, and black gesso
2009
31" x  31"  x .25" 
Banjul by Marcy Hermansader
Banjul
paper and glue
2011
33" x  33"  x 1.25" 
Back Through Flowers by Marcy Hermansader
Back Through Flowers
paper and fabric collage with colored pencil and screen on museum board
2011
12.5" x  12.5"  x .25" 
Indicator by Marcy Hermansader
Indicator
paper and fabric collage with colored pencil and screen on museum board
2011
6.75" x  7"  x .25" 
Back Through Midnight by Marcy Hermansader
Back Through Midnight
paper, glue, acrylic
2008
35 " x  35 "  x .5 " 
Back Through Black by Marcy Hermansader
Back Through Black
paper, glue
2008
36 " x  36 "  x .5 " 

Artist Statement

I began working in black in response to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.




Undertow


Back through years
Back through stars
Back through longing
Back through midnight

Back through war
Back through black
Back through seeing
Back through silence




Marcy Hermansader, after Louise Bogan

Artist Bio / CV

SELECTED ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2009
Back Through Black, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

2007
Deep Breath, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1997
Photographs Dreaming, University Gallery, Amherst, MA
Short Stories, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1991
Abilities and Disabilities, Williams College Museum, Williamstown, MA

1990
Belief in the Underground, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA and University of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA

1989
Being Here Only, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Transparent Being, Cavin Morris Inc., New York, NY

1983
Marcy Hermansader - Drawings, Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2007
Portland Museum of Art Biennial, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME

2004
The Drawn Page, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

2002 Art in Embassies Program, American Embassy, Montevideo, Uruguay

2000
The Likeness of Being: Contemporary Portraits by Sixty Women, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

1997
Dream Botanicals, Howard Yeserski Gallery, Boston, MA

1994
Body and Soul - Contemporary Art and Healing, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA



SELECTED COLLECTIONS


Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Robert Hull Fleming Museum, Burlington,  VT
Mark Di Suvero
Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr.
Marion Stroud Swingle