In the Atrium Gallery at the Galleries at Takoma Park, 21 of my Celestial Bodies and all four Pseudomorphs will be on display until July 5. The show is called “STEAM…when science intersects art.” STEAM refers to “Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics.” In a review in the Washington Post of the show “Beyond Layers” at Hillyer Artspace, Mark Jenkins called the Celestial Bodies “striking” and continues: “Whether they’re glimpses of worlds too vast or too tiny for human apprehension, these ‘Celestial Bodies’ fascinate.” I plan to finish all 26 in the series soon and I am looking for a good place to show the complete series. Until then, you can see what I have so far at 7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD. You can also check out some pictures here on this website. All are for sale (to order) at my public studio, Black Lab, on the Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market, 716 Monroe Street NE, Studio 16, Washington DC. They are $350, plus tax, each with a 10% discount for four or more. You can also email me here to place an order and pay via Paypal. Let me know what you think!
Please see this page to find out how to order Female Power Project scarves, shawls, and pins. Visit my expanding Etsy Shop to order Celestial Bodies prints and my Blurb Shop to order photo books. My Etsy scarf shop is in its infancy.
Or visit my studio in DC, Black Lab, at 716 Monroe St. NE, Studio 16. (Scroll down for more info about Black Lab.)
About the Artist
Leda Black lives in the Washington, DC area. Her primary medium is digital imagery printed by high resolution archival inkjet. Previously she concentrated on book arts (see Texts link in menu)—writing, printing, and binding limited edition artists books under the imprint Palabra Press. She also for many years produced an art by mail subscription called Physical Language Laboratory.
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About Black LabMuch of the art work on this website can be seen at Black Lab, Studio #16 on the Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market, 716 Monroe St. NE, Washington, DC, steps from the Brookland/CUA Metro stop (Red Line). Black Lab is on Facebook. I create and show my work in this space and am there during these hours: Monday through Friday 12:00–4:00pm Saturdays 10:00am–4:00pm Evenings Hours Mondays and Thursdays open till 7:00pm Closed most Sundays Please check Black Lab's Facebook page for schedule changes. There is a Farmers Market on the Arts Walk every Saturday during the summer. Every third Thursday of the month there is a general open studio for many of the artists on the Arts Walk from 6:00 to 8:00pm.