SFA Gallery is hosting an exhibition in May featuring new oil paintings by Philadelphia artist Emily Steinberg. “Boxing with Hitler” runs from May 1-31. There will be an opening reception for the artist on Saturday, May 10thth from 4-7pm, with light refreshments served. The exhibit is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Thursday-Sunday 11-5, and by appointment.
Emily Steinberg is an artist (painter/graphic novelist) who lives, works and teaches in Philadelphia, PA. Emily studied with Neil Welliver and others at the University of Pennsylvania, earning an MFA in 1992. Emily teaches drawing, painting, the graphic novel, and comics at Penn State, Abington. Recently, Emily had several large multi-panel paintings accepted into the Woodmere Art Museum Annual Juried Exhibit.Emily’s graphic work will also be included in the Jewish Comix Anthology to be published later this year.