Thursday, October 24, 2019
Collecting Modern and Contemporary Prints with Sarah Kirk Hanley
A lecture followed by a walkabout of the fair. Sarah Kirk Hanley is the Executive Director of Manhattan Graphics Center.
Sarah Kirk Hanley is an independent expert and critic in contemporary fine prints, multiples and artists’ books. She is a contributor to the journal Art in Print and a consulting expert appraiser and advisor for 1sdibs.com and Art Peritus, New York. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, ArtTable and the Association of Print Scholars. Hanley holds an MA in Museum Education from the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, and a BFA in Printmaking and Fine Art from the University of Iowa, magna cum laude. Hanley also pursued minor postgraduate courses in hand papermaking and book arts at UArts and the University of Iowa Center for the Book, volunteering at its Oakdale papermaking facility. She has held positions at New York University, Christie’s, the Milwaukee Art Museum, and the Lower East Side Printshop.