Upcoming News and Exhibitions
The BBC has aired a short piece on the ephemerality of Our View From Here at the Hirshhorn Museum. You can watch it on the BBC website.
Meyers will be installing a large site specific piece at the Columbus Museum in January, 2018. The exhibition has not yet been titled.
Linn will participate in a panel discussion on endurance and labor in art-making on January 11th at the museum, along with Jefferson Pinder and Jonathan Van Dyke.
Along with Caitlin Teal Price and Tim Doud, Meyers has co-founded STABLE, a 501(c)3 organization which supports the greater DC arts community through affordable and sustainable studio space and programming.
The National Museum of Women in the Arts is hosting the 4th iteration of Now Be Here, a project started by Kim Schoenstadt in Los Angeles in 2016. The DC/MD/VA version of Now Be Here will take place on October 25th at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.
Linn Meyers was named Artist Honoree at the 2017 Spring Gala at The Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. More information on the event is here.
Meyers received a 2016 artist fellowship at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation in County Mayo, The Republic of Ireland. She lived and worked in the Irish countryside during the fall and early winter. Some of the work that she made while on the residency are viewable on the "works" pages.
The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities has granted Meyers an Artist Fellowship for the 2017 fiscal year.
The Drawing Center in NYC has published an exhibition catalogue for the show The Intuitionists, in which Meyers' work was included last year. The book contains an introduction by Lisa Sigal, and an essay by Heather Hart, Steffani Jemison, and Jina Valentine. It's available here.
Tamarind Institute has published a deck of cards as one piece of their 55th anniversary celebration. The image on the '10 of Clubs' is a drawing the Meyers made in the guest book there in 2006 -- check it out here. Meyers was Artist In Residence at Tamarind in 2006 and 2015, during each residency she completed 3 editions.