450 Park Avenue to Show Artist Oona Ratcliffe

450 Park Avenue is proud to present works by New York artist Oona Ratcliffe in the lobby gallery from July 17 – October 19, 2018.  An evening reception and walkthrough of the exhibition led by the artist will be held for tenants of 450 Park Avenue on August 9, 2018 from 5 – 7 PM. This is the fifth show the building has mounted as part of its new program of rotating exhibitions of contemporary art.

Brooklyn-based artist Oona Ratcliffe uses vibrant color and combines hundreds of small shapes to create paintings of great visual impact. Ratcliffe holds a BFA from the University of California, Santa Cruz and an MFA from Hunter College.  In addition to numerous solo and group shows in New York and California, she has done a residency at the Yaddo artist’s community in Saratoga Springs, New York  and was awarded a travel grant by Hunter College which she used to study art at the Ecole de Louvre, Paris.

Apres Flash  (2018) by Oona Ratcliffe, acrylic on canvas, 52x40" 

Apres Flash (2018) by Oona Ratcliffe, acrylic on canvas, 52x40"