Holly Downing is active/lives in California. Holly Downing is known for painting, prints.
Biography Holly Downing
Holly Downing's career offers over 30 years of solo exhibitions.
Throughout this time mezzotints have had a co-equal status with her paintings; examples of both are featured in this show. After studying at the Royal College of Art in London, Downing pursued research on the mezzotint with a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.
Donald Kuspit, critic, writer and Professor of Art History, State University NY wrote: "Downing is in fact a master of chiaroscuro, as her mezzotints show: light and dark are fundamental to her geometry, and her geometry is complex and multidimensional, especially her extraordinary images of drapery. They seem lively and to have a 'dialectical' intricacy with which Downing ingeni
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