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Professor Joan Linder: Artist Talk: Operation Sunshine

September 29, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Professor Joan Linder will discuss her process and her exhibition Joan Linder: Operation Sunshine at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on Friday, October 7th from 6-7PM.  Operation Sunshine, on view through October 30, highlights Linder’s most recent body of work, which explores toxic waste sites in Buffalo, Tonawanda, and Niagara Falls, New York, and the documents related to such precarious properties.

Professors Chen, Linder, Quigley, and Vanouse in PED Collective, Toronto 6/23 – 8/21

June 23, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  PED.TORONTO PED Collective: Millie Chen, Andrew Johnson, Joan Linder, Warren Quigley, Paul Vanouse June 23 to August 21, 2016 Koffler Gallery | Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street Curator: Mona Filip       SUMMER OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, June 23, 2016 | 6 – 9 PM | FREE The PED Collective is a full service organization Read More

Ground: New Works by Professor Joan Linder at Nina Freudenheim Gallery

March 19, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join Professor Joan Linder for the opening reception of her new solo exhibition of drawings, Ground.  The reception is Saturday, March 21st from 6-8pm and the exhibition will be on view until April 29th at the Nina Freudenheim Gallery, 140 North Street – Hotel Lennox, Buffalo, NY 14201. For more information:

Professor Joan Linder; "Drawn Home" at OMI International Arts Center, opening Sunday Oct 12th

September 30, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join Professor Joan Linder at the Charles Benenson Visitor Center and Gallery at OMI International Art Center in Ghent, NY for the opening of Drawn Home, a solo exhibition of 10 years of drawing. The exhibition will be opening on Sunday, October 12th from 12:30 – 4:00 and will run until January 12, 2015. Read More

Joan Linder, Sink | Mixed Greens, April 25– May 24, 2013

April 15, 2013  by: Dom

Joan Linder, Sink

Mixed Greens presents Sink, Professor Joan Linder’s fifth solo exhibition with the gallery. Linder wove themes relating to power, anxiety, sexuality, domesticity, and politics through large-scale drawings of seemingly disparate subject matter. In this acutely focused exhibition, she delves deeply into a single object: her kitchen sink. Opens Thursday, April 25, 6–8pm Mixed Greens 531 w 26th Read More

Joan Linder, Drawing Death: In UB’s Gross Anatomy Lab, Artists Explore the Human Body

September 17, 2011  by: Dom

From UB News: The life-sized drawing of the cadaver is titled “Table 8.” About six feet long, it shows the human body in a state of partial dissection, with flaps of leathery skin peeled back to reveal the flesh below. Lines of pen and ink capture intricate details: the sinews in the muscles, the texture Read More

New work by Prof. Joan Linder: Cost of Living

April 20, 2010  by: Dom

New work by Prof. Joan Linder: Cost of Living. April 22 – May 28  at Mixed Greens, 531 West 26th Street. Opening reception Thursday April 22nd 6-8pm. More info can be found at

New York Times Review | “Of Bodies and Buildings: Drawings by Joan Linder”

November 25, 2007  by: Dom

Joan Linder, The skull drawing

“Ms. Linder’s drawings are more than just literal transcriptions of what she sees. They often have a depth or psychological weight and frequently seem to dwell on issues of sexual politics, objectification and power. At the same time, many of her drawings are beautiful. They involve imagination, dedication of purpose and tremendous skill, with the Read More

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