Gregory R. Miller & Co.


Amy Sillman: Works on Paper

Works on Paper marks the first major publication of the work of noted New York painter Amy Sillman (born 1955). Her paintings and drawings are at once narrative and decorative, filled with quirky figures and diminutive, patterned elements. Her works on paper, which she considers particularly central to her art-making practice and her wider portfolio, are often made up of multiple components. They create the feeling of an extended and meandering sequence of events, and have been described as reminiscent of both film loops and long letters to her viewers.

Works on Paper consists of four major series of Sillman’s drawings, documented by brilliant full-color photographs. It also includes an essay by acclaimed writer Wayne Koestenbaum, who has long been celebrated for both his poetry and prose, and who has become one of our most innovative and influential writers on contemporary art and culture.

Text by Wayne Koestenbaum.
Published 2006
DESIGN: Daphne Geismar
FORMAT: Hardcover, 10 x 11 in. / 130 pgs / 75 color.
ISBN: 0974364843
PRICE: $55.00