WINGSPAN: 10 monotype prints by Thordis Niela Simonsen

WINGSPAN: 10 monotype prints by Thordis Niela Simonsen

JULY 2024— I began printmaking in 2010 with master printmaker, Mark Lunning, at the Art Students League of Denver after having worked previously with tempera paint and oil pastel. The exhibit includes original monotype prints from 2011, 2015, 2017, and 2023. In...
H O M I N G

H O M I N G

JULY 2023-JUNE 2024 In 1982, I pulled up stakes from Colorado and plunked myself down in Elika, Lakonia, Greece. I intended to immerse myself in village life while documenting its transition in narratives and photographs. By the end of the second year, I had spent my...
P L A N [E] T

P L A N [E] T

JULY 2022–JUNE 2023 The exhibit P L A N [E] T includes a range of mid-20th-century landscape prints, primarily by Colorado and New Mexico artists; a selection of recent monotype prints depicting plants imagined by MoA’s founding director and curator, Thordis...
DANCES IN TWO WORLDS

DANCES IN TWO WORLDS

JULY 2021–JUNE 2022 overview and backstory The exhibit DANCES IN TWO WORLDS features early- to mid-20th-century paintings by Native American artists and prints by Euro-American and American artists. Recent monotypes by MoA’s founding director and curator,...
GRAND OPENING EXHIBIT: SUM OF THE PARTS

GRAND OPENING EXHIBIT: SUM OF THE PARTS

OCTOBER 2020–JUNE 2021overview and backstoryShortly after purchasing a small commercial property in Salida, Colorado in 2013, I bought an assemblage sculpture by Deborah Jang at the Art Students League Denver’s summer art market. The combination of unusual...