Join us on Wednesday night, March 11, at 8 pm at E77.
Marina Kappos is an artist working primarily in painting. Her work has a flat and graphic style, where she often creates stencils using masking tape and applying paint with a paint roller. Selected solo exhibitions include “Peep Show” at China Art Objects in Los Angeles (2011), “Politicus” at The Happy Lion in Los Angeles (2008), “Marina Kappos” at Tokyo Wonder Site, Institute of Contemporary Art in Tokyo (2007), Yellow Fever at Sutton Lane in London (2003), Flora and Fauna at I-20 Gallery in New York (2002). Group exhibitions include “Precurse” at Park Place Gallery in Brooklyn NY (2018) and “Daughter of Bad Girls” at Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, NY (2014). She has participated in the Tokyo Wonder Site Creator-In-Residence program in 2007, and again in 2013, where she spent several months painting and living in Tokyo. She received an MFA from the Yale University School of Art in 1997 and a BFA from the California Institute of the Arts in 1995.
Beth Reisman has had solo exhibitions at David Castillo Gallery in Miami, Deven Golden Fine Art in New York and Galerie Faurschou in Copenhagen. Among her various group exhibitions are Flag Art Foundation, NYC, Lennon Weinberg Gallery, NYC, Brooklyn Museum of Art, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Galerie La Forest Divonne, Paris, and the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art in NYC. She is the recipient of a Pollock/Krasner artist grant and residencies at Yaddo. Her work is in various private and corporate collections, including the Progressive Corporation, JP Morgan Chase Bank and the Elmhurst Museum of Art. Reisman received a B.A. from Clark University, B.F.A. from Tyler School of Art, Phila., PA and a M.F.A. from the Art Institute of Chicago. She lives in Jackson Heights, Queens and works in Long Island City and Margaretville, New York.