Planthouse Flat File
Rachel Ostrow, Old Spirits, 2021
Oil on panel, 18” x 18”
Rachel Ostrow’s paintings exist somewhere between what is recognizable and what is otherworldly or abstract. They indulge in the mystery, uncertainty and changeability of perception and give authority to the viewer’s imagination to complete the experience.
Ostrow is a Brooklyn-based painter and printmaker. She earned a B.A. in Fine Arts from Wesleyan University, a post-baccalaureate degree from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and an M.F.A. in painting from Hunter College.