Transformation: Drawing into Painting

April 3 - May 3, 2009 at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery. The exhibition comprises an in depth view of six artists' understanding of the intimate relationships between drawing and painting, with many examples from the work of each artist.

Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery Friday, April 3 - Sunday, May 3, 2009 Panel Discussion: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 3, 2009 - KINSC Sharpless Auditorium Opening Reception: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 3, 2009 - Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

The exhibition, Transformation: Drawing into Painting, comprises an in depth view of six artists' understanding of the intimate relationships between drawing and painting, with many examples from the work of each artist. The show will emphasize the transformation from drawing to painting, from initial concept to visual reality. Each of the artists brings a unique and personal vision to their work. In their varied approaches each artist demonstrates a common fascination with the complex, intertwined dialogue between drawing and painting.

Featured artists include Simon Carr, Professor of Fine Arts at Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York; John Goodrich, widely exhibited painter and a writer on art, represented by the Bowery Gallery in New York; Stanley Lewis, Academician at the National Academy and Professor Emeritus, American University; Ying Li, Associate Professor of Fine Arts, Haverford College; Ruth Miller, Academician at the National Academy; and Thaddeus Radell, Professor at Parsons School of Design and the Pratt Institute in New York City.