Tag Archives: Metalpoint

On Point – solo exhibit by Susan Schwalb

The Radius Fane Gallery in Boston will feature a solo exhibit by Susan Schwalb, opening January 5th, 2018. This artist’s primary medium for over 40 years has been the Renaissance technique of silverpoint and metalpoint drawing. Juxtaposing a wide variety of metals—silver, gold, brass, copper, platinum, pewter, bronze, and aluminum—she obtains soft shifts of tone […]

Luminous Trace by pioneering artist Susan Schwalb

A solo exhibition of new work by Susan Schwalb, pioneering American artist of contemporary metal point drawing features abstract, linear compositions of mixed metalpoint on colored surfaces, many of which introduce the artist’s new investigation of absence or the void as a constructive element. The Opening Reception will take place on Thursday, April 28, 6-8pm. […]

Susan Schwalb in Rare Metalpoint Exhibit

A long awaited historical overview of silverpoint and metalpoint drawing opens on May 3 at the National Gallery. Susan Schwalb is one of three living artists in the show, and the only woman.   “Drawing in Silver and Gold: Leonardo to Jasper Johns” National Gallery of Art, Washington DC May 3- July 26, 2015 The British Museum, London, […]