Lynn Umlauf – Transparent Layers

5-21 November 2018

Technical sheet: 1 plexiglass sculpture and 8 nails 2018; n.1 plexiglass sculpture, wire mesh, painted elastic cord, wooden rod, 4 nails 2018; n.1 clay sculpture in two elements, metal cable, enamels 2016; n.5 acrylic and pastel on paper, n.1 acrylic on glossy paper, n1 mixed media on paper years 2015-2018.

An original selection of wall sculptures and drawings made between 2015 and the current year. For the American artist, fresh from an anthological exhibition dedicated to her works of the 70s at the Zürcher Gallery in Manhattan, New York, this is the second exhibition in our city.

Biography: since the seventies, Lynn Umlauf divides her life and work between New York and Tuscany. She has exhibited in several historical Italian galleries including La Polena di Genova, Galleria Peccolo in Livorno, Galleria Studio la Città di Verona, Galleria Plurima in Udine.

Lynn Umlauf (Austin 1942) lives and works in New York and Spannocchia (Tuscany). She studied at the University of Texas in Austin, at the Art Students’ League in New York and at the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence. She currently teaches at Visual Art in New York. Her works have been exhibited in 143 exhibitions since 1966.