Haley Nagy Maker of artist books & interdisciplinary works

The New Scroll: Curator’s Statement

It is ancient and dusty, yet totally modern and re-energized. The “scroll,” among the oldest of technologies, has reappeared in our everyday lives fairly recently. We – writers, painters, storytellers, readers alike – discarded the scroll, the first form of information technology, in the first…

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The New Scroll: An Old Technology Reinvented

My work will be on display at the exhibit, The New Scroll: An Old Technology Reinvented, at the Hamilton Street Gallery in Bound Brook, NJ from March 2 – April 10, 2014 with an opening on March 2. It will then travel to the Arts…

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Blessed are the Artists: Spirituality & Religion in Contemporary Arts

I’m pleased to announce my participation in the exhibit, “Blessed are the Artists: Spirituality and Religion in Contemporary Arts” at Caldwell College in New Jersey. My recently completed thesis project, Biblical Lace, will be re-installed for the exhibit. I’m honored to be in such good…

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Weisman Award Exhibition

As a Weisman awardee, my thesis project, Biblical Lace, will be represented via photography, video and knitted lace sample in the 2012 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition, M-F, 9 am – 5 pm from September 4 – November 3, 2012 at The Arcade, 618 S….

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MFA Thesis Exhibition: Catalog Essay

In-Between Days The Oxford English Dictionary variously defines “inter-” as a Latin prefix denoting “between or among the other things or persons; in the intervals of, or in the midst of, something,” “between times or places,” “between or among themselves or one another; mutually, reciprocally,”…

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MFA Thesis Exhibition & Performances

I’m pleased to announce my MFA project, Biblical Lace – the culmination of 4 years of graduate study, will be premiered at the opening of the Interdisciplinary Arts 2012 Thesis Exhibition, which takes place from April 20 – May 18 (Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm) at the Center…

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Wave Forms: New Works in Sound

Join me at 1:00pm this Friday, May 13th (during Manifest) to experience a group of new sound artworks, including my own experimental sound installation, Thou Shalt / Not. Columbia College Chicago 916 S. Wabash, 2nd Floors, Installation Labs #204, 205 + Hallway

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Exclusions, an Artist Book Reading

Join me this Friday, December 10 at 4:30 pm for a reading of my latest artist book, Exclusions. Costumed as the Bride of Christ, I will read medical exclusions extracted from the health care policies of major Catholic dioceses and archdioceses – including my own…

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New Work: Vučica (She-Wolf)

Vučica. Screen print, image transfer, hand coloring, 14 x 14, second-print edition of 30, © 2010. Similar to the legend of the Silkie or Swan Maiden, there is the Slavic mythology of the “Vučica” or She-Wolf (reprinted below). In reference to this story, I have…

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Interview on Chicago Publishes

Not only was I interviewed by Chicago Publishes, a new website for the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs ‘Publishing Industry Programs’, but they are showcasing my work in their website header for the month of November. Run on over and check it out! Cheers,

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New Work: Album

Album. Encaustic, mixed media and handmade flax and cotton paper. © 2009 Haley Nagy. Album is a work about death and memory that features cropped images of deceased family members. Meant to recall an aging self-adhesive photo album, the work involves all the senses. The…

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Encaustic Monoprints on Silk

I’ve been experimenting with new materials for my contribution to an upcoming Art on Track installation with my collaborative art group, 3 Blondes & a Bald Guy. The attached pictures show some of the results from my light tests on encaustic monoprints on chiffon. As…

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