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Artist in Residence: Tali Margolin Preserving Memories Workshop
September 22, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
In this workshop participants are encouraged to explore technique of creating artwork using cardboard, paper, ordinary objects and photographs. With the help of these simple materials we will make mixed media installation where ordinary objects become transformed into precious carriers of experience and memories. The workshop doesn’t require previous experience in this technique. It is open to participants of all artistic abilities. A willingness to engage in the artistic process and to be open to new possibilities is strongly encouraged. A professional artist will provide guidance on how to create mixed-media artwork installation and will share her tips for improving the work. The participants are invited to choose one of the provided small items or bring their own objects they would like to “preserve”. Participants would be able to create their own small-scale artwork or work in a group to create one large-scale piece. Together we will create, explore and better understand art in its various forms.REGISTER
I’m planning to continue working on my current series, exploring the issue of immigration and displacement and developing new body of mixed-media works.
Tali Margolin is a visual artist working in acrylic, oil and mixed-media. In her artworks Margolin uses untraditional materials, bringing a wide range of associations and emotional and psychological moods.
Tali Margolin holds BFA from the SVA, NY and MA, Art from the Lehman College, NYC. Margolin has had solo exhibitions at Noyes Museum of Art, NJ; Delaplaine Arts Center, MD; Marks JCH, NY; Hastings on Hudson Art Gallery, NY; Workhouse Arts Center, VA; BSB Gallery, NJ, two-person show at Gallery Route One, CA. In 2022 her mixed media works will be on view in solo exhibition at GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA.
Margolin’s work has been part of group shows at Penn State Abington Art Gallery; Charles H. Wright Museum, Detroit; New Britain Museum of American Art, CT; Taipei Economic and Cultural Center, NY; LBI Foundation for Arts and Science, NJ; Ely Center of Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT; Gallery Aferro, NJ; Trestle Gallery, NY; Pierro Gallery, NJ; 440Gallery, NYC; West Windsor Arts Center, NJ; American Artists Professional League, NY; Philadelphia Sketch Club, PA; Governor’s Island, NYC; Target Gallery, VA; Aljira – Center for Contemporary Art, NJ; Site: Brooklyn Gallery, NYC; and others.
Residencies and programs at Bethany Arts Community are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Governor’s office and the New York State Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, Arts Westchester, and numerous individual donors.