Paula Wilson

Paula Wilson (b.1975) is an artist living in Carrizozo, New Mexico. Her work is included in the collections of The Studio Museum Harlem (New York), Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven), Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum (St. Louis), Tang Museum (Saratoga Springs), and Saatchi Gallery (London). Recent solo exhibitions include: Paula Wilson: The Backwards Glance at The Bemis Center of Contemporary Arts (Omaha: 2017), Salty and Fresh at Emerson Dorsch Gallery (Miami: 2017), Salty and Fresh at Cherry & Lucic (Portland: 2017), Undress at the Center for Contemporary Arts (Santa Fe: 2014), and First Story at The Fabric Workshop and Museum (Philadelphia: 2010). Wilson is a recipient of the Art Production Fund’s P3Studio Artist-in-Residency at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas (2014), the Joan Mitchell Artist Grant (2009), and the Bob and Happy Doran Fellowship at Yale University (2009). She holds a Masters of Fine Art from Columbia University and presently co-runs the artist-founded organization MoMAZoZo and the Carrizozo Colony in Carrizozo, New Mexico.

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Shells 6, Microburst 7, Morning / Noon / Night 8, Moonsoon Season 9, 2018

Woodblock print, acrylic, and oil on muslin laminated to board

23 x 11 in.

 

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Sending Moons 14, 2018

Woodblock print, acrylic, and oil on muslin laminated to board

10.5 x 11 in.

 

Echo 11, 2018

Woodblock print, acrylic, and oil on muslin laminated to board

10.5 x 11 in.

 

Spinneret 18, 2018

Woodblock print, acrylic, and oil on muslin laminated to board

10.5 x 11 in.

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QR Code Rug I, 2012

edition 3 of 22

Screen print with spray paint on Somerset Satin

Made in collaboration with MassArt’s Master Print Series, Boston, MA

30 x 22in.

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Tassel Rug, 2016

Unique print  

Monoprint collage from collagraph-printed muslin, mounted on canvas and wood

Made in collaboration with Island Press, St. Louis, MO

69 ½ x 43 ¾ in.

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Cut a Rug 27, 2018

Woodblock print, acrylic, and oil on muslin laminated to board

20 x 14 in.

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Mooning, 2018

Acrylic on cherry wood

5.5 x 8.5 in.

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Another Time Today, 2018

Monotype, woodblock print, acrylic and oil on canvas

29 ½ x 46 in.

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Another Time Today, 2018

Monotype, woodblock print, acrylic and oil on canvas

29 ½ x 46 in.

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Picnic, 2018

Acrylic and oil collage on canvas and muslin

36 x 59 in.