Entries by Laura Abrams

The Great Wave

Over the last months, I have been preparing artwork that is meant to conjure water for a juried exhibition titled SHIMMER:

The theme of the show is inspired by a quote from Toni Morrison, who wrote “All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.” …


The curators of Dollhouse: Art as Serious Play honored me with a request to create an art dollhouse from a pre-fab cardboard structure. Here is a little bit about my process It was so much fun!

World Making

Dollhouse: Art as Serious Play has deep personal resonance for me. I wrote this article for the exhibition catalog, as well as creating a new dollhouse for the exhibit at ARC Gallery Jan 15-Feb 19, 2022.

Jazz and Me

I was tempted to call this post “Doodlin’ Away,”* because my doodling and improvised jazz have been so intertwined with my life…