Essay published: the Unique Art of Sarah Brayer

On Paper: the Journal of the Washington Print Club has published an essay about my unique works in paper. The essay traces my path through print and paper mediums to my most recent works. Joann Moser, the Senior Curator Emerita of Graphic Arts at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, wrote […]

Video of Sarah Brayer’s Inner Light 内なる光 Exhibition

This video documents my solo exhibition, Inner Light 内なる光, which took place at Komyo-in temple, Kyoto, 4/28/21-5/5/21.  25 paperworks made in washi (handmade Japanese paper) are highlighted, including phosphorescent paperworks, from the Luminosity series, which have a glowing presence in the dark. A special Luminosity gallery was housed in the […]

Color Explorations (part 2) Earth and the Ideal: Mauve, Brown and Black

Meditation Through Art: half-day Zoom seminar Jan 23rd morning (Japan time) Color Explorations II: Earth and the Ideal Japan: Sat Jan 23rd, morning 9 am-12 pm (3 hrs) US/Canada: Fri Jan 22nd evening time zones:  16:00-19:00pm PST                          17:00-20:00pm […]

Meditation Through Art: Color Explorations

Meditation Through Art: half-day Zoom seminar Nov 21 morning (Japan time) Color Explorations: Contact Through Creating Japan: Sat Nov 21st, morning 9 am-12 pm (3 hrs) US/Canada: Fri Nov 20th evening time zones:   16:00-19:00pm PST                           17:00-20:00pm MST […]

Luminous R.B.G Series

  My latest works honor the luminous nature and legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg. These five paperworks are part of my Constellation Series and celebrate the light and illuminating nature of R.B.G’s stance on equal rights for all persons. By seeing her glowing presence in the dark we are […]

New Midnight Moon edition

In the Studio July 2020 Midnight Moon, a new edition! Midnight Moon editioning began in March, while it was still cold in the studio. Here it is July, and the prints are now complete. The project starts with handmade mulberry paper (kozo) that has gaps between the fibers.  When the […]

Paper Talk podcast interview

Helen Hiebert’s “Paper Talk” podcast features an interview we did in my Kyoto studio about how I got started in the paper medium. Helen used to work at Dieu Donne papermill in NYC, where I first was inspired to work in paper.  She has made an excellent resource that documents […]

African Journal and Constellation series

May-August 2020 Lions in the Sky, mulberry paperwork with phosphorescent pigment, indigo & ultramarine, 32 x 42″ The greens are bursting out, as we “shelter in place.” I hope you are safe and well during this challenging time. How wonderful it is to have art lovers and friends like you […]