Kweli Journal and East Harlem Presents are proud to host “Memory and Magic: The Art of Sara Woolley,” on display January 16, 2015 – February 8, 2015 at Poet’s Den Gallery, 309 East 108th Street, NY, NY. The exhibit features a wide selection of work by this talented Latina artist, and includes illustrations that have appeared in children’s books, on book jackets and in advertisements. Preview art from Charlotte and the Quiet Place (Parallax Press, April 2015), Los Pirineos, the Mostly True Memoirs of Esperancita Gómez, and more. Study process work and finished art. Then meet Sara Woolley at Poet’s Den Gallery during an Artist’s Reception on Friday, January 30th, 6 - 10 pm. Original work and prints will be available for sale.
From October 23th, directly after NYC Comicon - until November 3rd I am very pleased to be participating in the Atlantic Center for the Arts Artist in Residency program led by Josh Neufeld, the writer/artist of the nonfiction graphic novel A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge (Pantheon).
Please join me on Saturday October 11th 4:15 - 5:45 PM at the New York Society of Illustrators for a seminar on Technology and Craft where I'll be copresenting with illustrators Marcos Chin (School of Visual Arts) and Margo Dabaie at the 2014 Learn Out Loud Educators Symposium.
Leila Esperanza, cocreator of Los Pirineos, the Mostly True Memoirs of Esperancita Gomez and I are deeply honored to be panelists and exhibitors at Keweli Journal's First Annual Children's Book Writers Conference! We both very excited to be in some truly amazing company!
Very excited to be included in a group show at the Medialia Gallery in on the theme of movement in comics, up in conjunction with New York Comicon. I'm honored to be showing with with some seriously talented cartoonists and illustrators. Come by the Opening Reception this Saturday the 27th from 4:30 - 7:30 if you can!