Graphite, ink and crayon on paper
19 x 14 in
In my work I seek to address the epochal nature of time and personal memory through a synthesized representation of various types of feeling and memory in a single and particular image.
Nora Riggs (b. 1972) lives and works in Northampton, Massachusetts. She completed her BFA at RISD in 1994 and her MFA at Indiana University in 1996. After Graduating she moved to NYC and worked for many years as a night security guard at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. This immersion in the works of art history has had a deep and lasting effect on her art practice. She has exhibited in New York, Los Angeles, Georgia and Massachusetts.