RACHINS, GERRI

Pervasive Misconception

September 2022 CATALOGUE

Completed: 2022
Location: Cape Cod and Boston, MA

Medium:
Flashe, acrylic ink on Arches Aquarelle paper.

Dimensions:

30 x 22 inches

Keywords:
flashe, ink, acrylic, collage, painting, drawing

RACHINS, GERRI

Boston, MA

Gerri Rachins is an artist and educator from Boston, Massachusetts. Her artworks are part of private and public collections, including Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Danforth Art Museum, Fidelity Investments, and others throughout the United States and Europe. She’s been a faculty member for over twenty years at the School of The Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University. Rachins is represented by Mobilia Gallery in Cambridge and The Painting Center in New York.

Artist Statement

Artist Statement:

“This work merges my drawing, painting and collage practices to reflect the chaos and disorder of the past two years, with glimmers of hope for the future. It represents how humanity has been connected globally throughout this time.”

Other archived works by this artist.

No Need to Panic, 2021

Flashe, ink, acrylic, collage on Arches Aquarelle paper.

30″ x 22″

Boston, MA

December 2021 Exhibition Catalogue

“This work merges my drawing, painting and collage practices to reflect the chaos and disorder of the past year, with glimmers of hope for the future. It represents how humanity has been connected globally throughout this time.”

Fractured Emergence, 2021

Flashe, ink, acrylic on Arches Aquarelle paper.

30″ x 22″

Boston, MA

 January 2022 Catalogue

“These works merges my drawing, painting and collage practices to reflect the chaos and disorder of the past year, with glimmers of hope for the future. It represents how humanity has been connected globally throughout this time.”

Untitled 081, 2021

Flashe paint, acrylic ink on Arches Aquarelle paper.

30″ x 22″

Boston, MA

FEBRUARY 2022 Exhibition Catalogue

“Responding to the ever-changing environment that we live in now, I allow chance to be more present in my studio practice. These new mixed media paintings on paper have a fluid composition, often with contrasting colors, reflecting on the chaos of the past year. With glimmers of hope for the future, these represent how humanity is connected globally throughout this time.”

Solving Secrets, 2021

Flashe paint, acrylic ink on Arches Aquarelle paper.

30″ x 22″

Boston, MA

March 2022 CATALOGUE

“This work merges my drawing, painting and collage practices to reflect the chaos and disorder of the past two years, with glimmers of hope for the future. It represents how humanity has been connected globally throughout this time.”

Solo exhibition:“Gerri Rachins: 20 Year Retrospective”, at Mobilia Gallery, in Cambridge, MA, from March 24th through April 30th. 

Featuring Rachins mixed media works, including paintings, drawings and collages from over two decades. 

For viewings, please contact Mobilia for an appointment at http://www.mobilia-gallery.com/visit/contact/ 

A Sobering Revelation

Flashe, ink, acrylic, collage on Arches Aquarelle paper.

30″ x 22″

Boston, MA

June 2022 Exhibition Catalogue

“I began this painting late last summer while I was on Cape Cod, brought in back into my studio in Boston and completed it in late Fall.  It is an unusual painting for me, considering  the landscape-like references.”

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