Friday, Aug 18, 2023
Opening – Rachel Granofsky (30) and Crys Yin (24): S lly S lls S sh lls by th S Sh r
Join us on Friday, August 18 at 6pm for the opening reception of our third exhibition of the year Rachel Granofsky (30) and Crys Yin (24): S lly S lls S sh lls by th S Sh r Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.
The exhibition is presented as part of twofold, a series of conversations between Lighthouse Works alumni fellows and their respective practices. The exhibition will be on view at the Annex until September 30, 2023.
Rachel Granofsky (30) has an MFA from California College of the Arts and a BFA from Pratt Institute. She had her first solo show at Rachel Uffner in New York City in 2019. She was the 2019 Deutsche Bank NYFA Fellow. Rachel was an artist in residence at the Drawing Center’s Open Sessions program, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Lighthouse Works, Ox-Bow and Greatmore Studios. She has exhibited in group shows in South Africa, Germany, Sweden, Canada, the U.S.A. and Brazil. Born in Montreal, Quebec, Rachel currently lives and works in the Catskill Mountains.
Crys Yin is an artist based in New York. Her paintings, drawings, and sculptures tell stories of mis/connections and find contentment in the mundane. Yin has exhibited at FLAG Art Foundation, the Chinese American Museum, Adam Baumgold Gallery, Fisher Parrish, LVL3, amongst others. She has also participated in fellowships with Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop (New York), A.I.R. (New York), ProjectArt (New York), Shandaken Paint School (New York), The Lighthouse Works (New York), ACRE (Wisconsin), Ox-Bow (Michigan) and The Lower East Side Printshop (New York). She was most recently a participant at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine.