Artist Talk: Women in the Heights – Disruption

Artist Talk: “Women in the Heights – Disruption”

Rio II Gallery, 583 Riverside Drive (at 135th St.) 7th Floor
New York, NY 10031



In honor of Women’s History Month, the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance in partnership with Broadway Housing Communities and The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling presents the exhibition

“Women in the Heights – Disruption” 

Participating Artists: Beatriz Albuquerque, Karen Berman, Susan Bresler, Amara Clark, Rose Deler, Diane Drescher, Sharese Ann Frederick, Julann Gebbie, Xóchitl Gil-Higuchi, Michelle Orsi Gordon, Wilhelmina Grant, Dianne Hebbert, Maggie Hernandez, Fernanda Hubeaut, Anna Lambert, Lilia Levin, RoughAcres/RL McKee, Alexandra Momin, Nancy Palubniak, Lysander Puccio, Leticia Quezada, Nancy Rakoczy, Diana Schmertz, Adrienne Stamler, Renata Stein, Rachel Sydlowski, Yasuyo Tanaka and Yona Verwer/Katarzyna Kozera.

Curated by Andrea Arroyo. 

EXHIBIT DATES: Wednesday, March 8-30, 2017.

ARTIST TALK: March 22, 6-8pm. Wednesday, March 22, 6-8pm.
Join the artists of “Women in the Heights-Disruption” as they share their processes and visions followed by the workshop: “Facing Today’s Challenges as Artists and Citizens.” This session is appropriate for emerging and mid-career artists of all disciplines. RSVP for workshop:

Rio II Gallery, 583 Riverside Drive (at 135th Street,) 7th Floor, New York, NY 10031.

Gallery hours:  10-5pm Monday through Friday.
Free and open to the public –
(212) 568-2030

NoMAA’s 2017 Uptown Art Stroll Open Studios


SAT JUN 10 1-6PM

Stop by my home studio during NoMAA’s 2017 Uptown Art Stroll Open Studios on Saturday, June 20, 2017, 1-6pm.

I’ll be showing this year’s work and a few old favorites from the past decade. Local, non-commercial collectors will have the opportunity to purchase my work at the uptown rate of 50% off any painting.

Of course, no purchase is required to come enjoy an afternoon of art, conversation and refreshments.

Fort Washington Avenue at 181st Street, New York, NY 10033

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New Site

Maggie Hernandez Fine Art received a long-awaited facelift after it’s original URL Painted Plane was purchased by a third party for resale. The happy accident will make it easier to find her work on the web and in social media searchable by name Maggie Hernandez. #maggiehernandezfineart IG: @maggiehernandezfineart  Tw: @maggiehfineart