Morris Blackburn and his Legacy: Painter, Printmaker, Writer, Teacher is an exhibition exploring the work and influence of Blackburn, a Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art graduate and lecturer who's long career had an impact on generations of students at PAFA. Blackburn's Modernist works have been collected by museums internationally and this exhibition will include a survey of his paintings on canvas and paper, and a selection of prints. Blackburn was among the earliest artists to employ screen printing as a fine art medium. Among his former students included in the exhibition are Bill Scott, Stuart Shils, and Louis Sloan.
Opening Reception is Friday, January 24th, 4 - 7 p.m.
This exhibition was organized in collaboration with Dolan/Maxwell and Marie Naples Maber, Professor of Fine Arts at Brookdale Community College