Sullivan Moon

Sullivan Moon, digital pigment print, 18'' x 24'', 2009

Born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1945 the second of four children of Vergil N. and Beth Stoke Slee. Brown was raised in Michigan, graduating from Ann Arbor Pioneer High School in 1963, and from the University of Michigan in 1968 with a BFA. After moving to Iowa City in 1977  she earned an MA in Painting from the University of Iowa in 1980 and an MFA in 1981. Working as Graphic Designer for the Iowa City Public Library Brown continued her own work exhibiting both locally and nationally. Brown's current pieces are large limited edition digital pigment prints produced by combining scanned images and photographs. She is represented locally by The Chait Galleries Downtown.

About her work, Sara writes, "I have always been drawn to natural objects, shapes and forms. I have recently been focusing on the sensation of the objects quietly emerging from the shadows, catching the light and creating an intimate space."

Sara Slee Brown's website

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