Archive | April, 2011

Huffington Post Top Ten Artists to Watch – Image #6 Hadieh Shafie!

27 Apr
Hadieh Shafie '12245 Pages' (detail), scroll artwork, 30"x30"

Hadieh Shafie '12245 Pages' (detail), scroll artwork, 30"x30"

Need I say more? This is a very exciting year for MFA artist, Hadieh Shafie! Not only has she been shortlisted for the Victoria & Albert Museum’s Jameel Prize (London), but as of today she has also been featured on the Huffington Post’s Top Ten Artists to Watch list!  Her solo exhibition of scroll artworks and drawings titled The Sweet Turning of the Page opens at Morton Fine Art on Friday, May 6th. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet this exceptional artist – she will be in attendance!

American Art Collector Magazine May 2011

19 Apr

Morton Fine Art is pleased to share a national ad for our current exhibition “Stories that Breathe” featuring the work of artists Jules Arthur, Mario Andres Robinson, Kesha Bruce and Maya Freelon Asante.  It can be found on page 21 of the May 2011 edition of American Art Collector Magazine.

Highlights of DC’s Adams Morgan

13 Apr

Attached is a link to a 2 minute video aimed at bringing exposure to the Adams Morgan District of Washington, DC.  Morton Fine Art is located in Lower Adams Morgan, at the cross roads of Dupont Circle, Logan Circle and Adams Morgan.  The video gives a good feel for why this is the ‘Real DC’ with all of its cultural diversity and thriving small businesses, boutiques, restaurants, and night spots.