Located. Experience Auction in Support of Fogo Island Arts | Auction Item #3

AUCTION ITEM #3
Painting by Silke Otto-Knapp, Geography (Lion’s Den), 2013

SILKE OTTO-KNAPP’s black and white watercolour paintings combine motifs of landscape and the decorative with a unique technique of layering and erasing coats of paint to create works described by the LA Times as “visually elusive as quicksilver.”

Value: Please inquire via email
Minimum bid: $ 14,000.00

Silke Otto-Knapp - Geography (Lion's Den)

Silke Otto-Knapp
Geography (Lion’s Den), 2013
Watercolour on canvas
100 cm x 120 cm (39 ⅜” x 47 ¼”)
Photo: Marcus Leith. Courtesy of greengrassi, London

 

LOCATED. EXPERIENCE AUCTION IN SUPPORT OF FOGO ISLAND ARTS
TUESDAY APRIL 29, 2014, 6:30–10PM
ARTSCAPE WYCHWOOD BARNS
601 CHRISTIE ST.
TORONTO, ON, M6G 4C6
TEL: +1 416 653 3520

We are auctioning works by recent artists-in-residence and building our network by offering opportunities for Fogo Island Arts patrons to travel to Fogo Island, stay at the Fogo Island Inn, and to get involved in our programs. The contemporary art expertise of the Fogo Island Arts team is also on offer in the form of patron opportunities for guided tours of international art events. Early bids on auction items are welcome.

Please submit all bids to: [email protected]