Planthouse at the Beach | Margaret Garrett’s 19 Poses

Hope is the thing with feathers — that perches in the soul –Emily Dickinson   Planthouse is pleased to present 19 Poses, a suite of seven woodblock and chine collé prints by Margaret Garrett. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, the Martha Graham Dance Company chose 19 poses from evocative Graham dances...

Margaret Garrett | 19

Margaret Garrett: 19 September 10 – October 18, 2020 View Exhibition Checklist here Link to purchase The 19 Link to purchase Improvisations Link to purchase 19 Poses Woodblock Prints Individual poses from The 19 and additional Improvisations available by commission. Please Inquire. Planthouse is proud to present 19, a multi-disciplinary exhibition of works by Margaret...

Martin Mazorra | Road Signs: A Back Room Affair

    MARTIN MAZORRA | Road Signs: A Back Room Affair New letterpress work by Martin Mazorra. September 10-October 18, 2020 Opening Reception, Thursday, September 10th 6PM–8PM View the Checklist by clicking here   Road Signs: A Back Room Affair showcases a selection of letterpress banners of Americana signage by Martin Mazorra. The black and...

MISS DEMOCRACY | Online Exhibition

I say that democracy can never prove itself beyond cavil, until it founds and luxuriantly grows its own forms of art, poems, schools, theology, displacing all that exists, or that has been produced anywhere in the past, under opposite influences. -WALT WHITMAN   Welcome to MISS DEMOCRACY, an online group exhibition that includes works by...

Close to Home | Photographs by Wendy Small

On View: January 16 – February 22, 2020 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 16, 2020, 6 – 8 pm   Click here for Close to Home checklist   The works in Wendy Small’s upcoming exhibition, Close to Home, are pulled from a series of photographs in which she documented the comfort and container of her own...

Future Perfect | Erik Hougen

On View: January 16 – February 22, 2020 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 16, 2020, 6 – 8 pm   Click here for Future Perfect checklist   In English grammar, the “future perfect” tense expresses actions or events that will be completed in the future – actions and events that are not yet complete. As a...

Chuck Webster | Signals, Calls, and Marches

Chuck Webster | Signals, Calls and Marches On View: March 3 – TBD, 2020 Opening Reception: March 3, 2020 6-8pm Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), the gallery is currently closed until further notice. We thank you for understanding; Planthouse will continue to monitor the situation and will reopen as soon as possible. Please feel free to be...

Greg Foley and Donald Hearn | Lux Nova

  Greg Foley and Donald Hearn | Lux Nova On View: May 16 – June 22, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday, May 16, 6–8 PM   Purchase the exhibition catalog: LUX NOVA derived from the advent of stained glass in 12th century France, means “new light”. The Abbot Suger, who rebuilt the Church of Saint-Denis with...

CALL FOR ARTWORK: Building Power- A Benefit for VOCAL and the Young Center

  Planthouse Gallery will be hosting “Building Power: A Benefit for VOCAL-NY and the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights”, organized by Kirsten Flaherty. This fundraising exhibition will feature over 75 artworks priced at $200 and under. All proceeds will be donated to Voices Of Community Activists & Leaders (VOCAL-NY) and The Young Center for...

Frederic Tuten | Flowers, Plants and Other Romances

Frederic Tuten | Flowers, Plants and Other Romances On View: April 4 – April 13, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 4 from 6-8PM   Planthouse is pleased to present a solo exhibition of recent drawings on cardboard by author Frederic Tuten. Frederic Tuten grew up in the Bronx and later lived in South America and...

The Floral Ghost

The Floral Ghost A full bloom collaboration between New York Times bestselling author Susan Orlean and painter Phillip Taaffe Published by Planthouse, Inc.By Susan Orlean and Philip Taaffe. This one-of-a-kind collaboration between acclaimed author Susan Orlean and celebrated artist Philip Taaffe unites the literary and the visual, the nostalgic and the optimistic, and brings greenery...

Light Life

The woven textiles of 5th26 by Brandon Tang are transformed into pieced tapestries by Thompson Street Studio. Kiva Motnyk’s unique organic approach to materiality marries the rich quality of the hand loomed throws with many layers of texture, natural dyes, and hand work. Inspired by the much anticipated spring blooms, the bright colors of turmeric, marigold and berry invite new life and restorative...

Weeping Beech, Benjamin Swett

Weeping Beech, Home Winds Farm, Gladstone, NJ, February 3, 2014. Archival Pigment Print mounted on Sintra 24 x 24 inches. Edition of 15. $2,275 Framed. $1,800 Unframed.

Say a Little Prayer for U.S. (Deluxe Edition)

Say a Little Prayer for U.S. (Deluxe Edition), 2017 Twelve flags with connecting ribbon printed silkscreen on natural linen and letterpress broadside on Kitakata. By Victory Garden: Louise Eastman, Jess Frost, Tara Geer, Katie Michel, Wendy Small, and Janis StemmermannEdition of 10

Victoria Burge

  Victoria Burge Cirrus, 2017 4-color Screenprint with embossing on Hahnemühle Copperplate paper Paper size 19.5 x 22.5 inches; image size 15.5 x 19 inches Edition of 26 Printed by Brad Ewing and Marco Lawrence Victoria Burge works across several disciplines, with a focus in drawing and printmaking. Her imagery is built using systems of mapping to generate...

Vote: A Victory Garden Napkin Set

Vote, 2018Screenprinted on 100% cotton cloth napkins20 x 20 inches eachBy the Victory Garden Collective (Louise Eastman, Jess Frost, Tara Geer, Katie Michel, Wendy Small, and Janis Stemmermann)Edition of 100 An 8-piece napkin set which was designed to help keep awareness and conversations going on important and challenging issues of our time. The portfolio was screenprinted in...

Home Winds

Press Release Checklist Planthouse founder Katie Michel conceived of the idea for the book when her mother, Betsy Michel, decided to leave the family farm, Home Winds Farm in Gladstone, New Jersey, and preserve a significant portion of the land for agricultural use under the New Jersey Farmland Preservation Program. Over the course of a year,...

Say A Little Prayer for U.S.

Press Release Contributing artists: Guy Ben-Ari, Shawn Bitters, Jon Bocksel, Brice Brown, Elizabeth Duffy, Louise Eastman, Sally Egbert, Brad Ewing, Jasper Ewing, Jess Frost, Ashley Garett, Tara Geer, Hillary Giacomelli, Anne Gilman, Glenn Goldberg, Michael Krueger, Martha Lewis, Matt Magee, Melissa Marks, Amanda Manitach, Lanie McNulty, Robert Medvedz, Katie Michel, Carly Moreno, Wendy Small, David Smith,...

Robert Olsen (Overpass)

Untitled (Overpass), 2016 5-color screenprint, 9 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches With essay by Sarah Jorgensen Edition of 30   

Planthouse at the Philadelphia Book Fair, May 5 – 6

Planthouse is pleased to be participating at this year’s Philadelphia Book Fair where we will be exhibiting some of our most recent publications, including Neon, Miss 2017, and Home Winds. Friday, May 5: 12:00pm – 8:00pm Saturday, May 6: 10:00am – 6:00pm Twelve 27 1227 N. 4th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122 (North 4th Street, North of...

Robert Olsen

Following on the 2016 publication of Olsen’s silkscreen edition Untitled (Overpass), for which he completed the drawings just before his untimely death, this collection of work affords an expanded understanding of Olsen’s interest in California freeways and other quotidian monuments of the American road. The works are based on Olsen’s photographs, made over seven drives through...

The Floral Ghost

Six original prints by Simryn Gill, Florian Meisenberg, Katia Santibañez, Philip Taaffe, Fred Tomaselli and Anton Würth, as well as an essay by Susan Orlean, published by Planthouse as a portfolio, which measures approximately 15 x 20 inches. Planthouse co-directors Katie Michel and Brad Ewing designed the portfolio and printed a broadside with Susan Orlean’s...