I heard that Abby Rose Maurer, a painter and recent University of Dayton graduate, was working for artist Mike Elsass and painting in Mike’s studio space in the Front Street Warehouse. But when I contacted Abby about a studio visit, I learned that she had a new job at Stivers School for the Arts and was now painting in her Oregon District apartment.
I first learned about Abby a few months ago when she had a solo show at the High Street Gallery. Even before I saw the art, the title of the show, “tylenol + beer” caught my attention. Continue reading