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Thicket

silverpoint on prepared paper, 11.5” x 10.75”, 2017.

Row House, Old Town

watercolor on paper, 6" x 6", 2017.

Garment for Growth

Handmade garment (felt, plastic, brass, thread) with potting soil and lettuce, dimensions variable, 2017. Photo documentation of sculptural/performance work

Firewood #37

watercolor on paper, 10.25" x 10.25", 2014

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About Andrea Sherrill

Baltimore City

Arizona-born and Baltimore-based artist Andrea Sherrill Evans has a practice founded in drawing, painting, sculpture, and performance.  Her work aims to complicate the idea of nature and explores the division between the human and natural world. Evans received a BFA in painting from Arizona State University, and MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/Tufts University.  She is a recipient of a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship in Drawing, St. Botolph Club... more

Invasive

A series of silverpoint drawings investigating the rampant growth of invasive vines along roadsides and highways throughout Maryland

  • Thicket

    silverpoint, drawing, nature
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 11.5” x 10.75”, 2017.
  • Invasive #1

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #2

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #3

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #4

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #5

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #6

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #7

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2016
  • Invasive #8

    silverpoint, drawing
    silverpoint on prepared paper, 4.25" x 6", 2017
  • Invasive #9

    silverpoint on prepared paper, each 4.25” x 6”, 2017.

Garment for Growth & Portable Plant Studies

An ongoing series of handmade garments and other appropriated wearable structures that are designed to support and sustain plant life while maintaining maximum portability.

Firewood

50 life-size watercolor drawings of reassembled split firewood

Marker Series

A series of silverpoint drawings tracing the human mark on the natural landscape

  • Marker #1

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 20", 2012
  • Marker #4

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 31", 2012
  • Marker #5

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 36", 2013
  • Marker #2

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 33", 2012
  • Marker #2 (detail)

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 33", 2012
  • Marker #3

    silverpoint and walnut ink on prepared paper, 29.5" x 23", 2012
  • Marker #6

    silverpoint and acrylic on prepared paper, 29.5" x 23", 2013

Woodlot

Eight hour performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, as part of "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA

  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
  • Woodlot

    Performance/installation with 1/2 cord firewood and string, 2013. Documentation from "8-Hour Projects: Performativity" at Allegheny College, Meadville, PA

Siblings

Series of silverpoint and watercolor drawings

  • Siblings #6

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2013
  • Siblings #5

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2013
  • Siblings #1

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2012
  • Siblings #2

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2012
  • Siblings #3

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2012
  • Siblings #4

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 17.5" x 17.5", 2013

Wilderness Studies

Series of silverpoint and watercolor drawings

  • Plaid Shirt #5

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 14" x 11", 2011
  • Plaid Shirt #4

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 14" x 11", 2011
  • Plaid Shirt #3

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 14" x 11", 2011
  • Plaid Shirt #2

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 14" x 11", 2010
  • Plaid Shirt #1

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 14" x 11", 2010
  • Moose Bed #2

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 11" x 11", 2010
  • Moose Bed #1

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 11" x 11", 2009
  • Untitled (Birch Trees)

    silverpoint on prepared paper, 34" x 42", 2010.
  • The Tree #2

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 28.75" x 23.25", 2011.
  • The Tree #1

    silverpoint and watercolor on prepared paper, 28.75" x 23.25, 2011

Sculptural Works

Sculptural works with wood and mixed media

  • SIblings

    birch and hand-knit wool, dimensions variable, 2011.
  • Coppice

    birch firewood and mixed media, dimensions variable, 2012

Making Amends

One hour performance with wood and wool, as part of "Time Body Space Objects" at Proof Gallery, Boston, MA

  • Making Amends

    1 hour performance with wood and wool, 2011 Part of "Time Body Space Objects" at Proof Gallery, Boston, MA
  • Making Amends

    1 hour performance with wood and wool, 2011 Part of "Time Body Space Objects" at Proof Gallery, Boston, MA
  • Making Amends

    1 hour performance with wood and wool, 2011 Part of "Time Body Space Objects" at Proof Gallery, Boston, MA
  • Making Amends

    1 hour performance with wood and wool, 2011 Part of "Time Body Space Objects" at Proof Gallery, Boston, MA

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