Accelerator Fellow (2017)
“The biggest challenge is getting my artwork in front of people who buy artwork.”
“I work a full-time job and spend the rest of my time on artwork and applying for shows and grants. I look forward to when I can make my artwork my full-time job.”
Blake Conroy creates drawings about nature and human perception. He laser-cuts paper and metal, making marks whose appearance changes subtly as the light of day progresses from morning to evening, and then into the artificial light of nighttime.
(Based in Sparks, MD; blakemconroy.com)