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Reading & Book signing of " Exploring New York's SOHO"
Salon, November 29, 2012
Meet the Authors & Book Signing Event
Eleanor Winters is a native of Brooklyn, NY who has been exploring New York City on foot for several decades. She is a commercial and fine artist specializing in calligraphy which she teaches in Europe and the United States. Eleanor lives half of the year in Brooklyn and the other half in Paris. Having authored 5 books on calligraphy, her collaboration with Alfred was a perfect fit. She holds a master's in art from New York University and is represented by Franklin 54 Gallery + Projects for her calligraphy quilt collage works.
Leendert van der Pool is a self-taught artist specializing in drawings, pastels and oil paintings. Leendert has exhibited his work widely in museums and galleries in Europe since the late 1970’s, and, more recently, in the United States, with shows of the Ellis Island series at the Ellis Island Museum and Franklin 54 Gallery in New York City. His drawings have been included in numerous books as well as several museum collections. Originally from the Netherlands, Leendert also spends part of his year in Brooklyn and Paris with Eleanor.