Marguerite Copeland

Summer City Idyll (July 18-24, 2024)

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 2024, 6-8PM
Location: Agora Gallery, 530 W 25th Street, New York, NY, 10001

Marguerite Copeland, a Philadelphia native, finds solace and empowerment in her acrylic paintings, drawing inspiration from her journey of healing and resilience.

Her vibrant artwork, primarily utilizing acrylic paint and gold leaf, serves as a powerful reflection of her experiences and her determination to be expressive despite adversity. Through her pieces, Copeland amplifies the importance of reconnection to one’s identity and joy, addressing societal and personal struggles with authenticity and strength.

Copeland’s artistic journey, marked by publications in Black Art Magazine and exhibitions across global art hubs like London and Venice, embodies a bold declaration of self-expression and empowerment, rejecting societal stigmas around mental health and embracing her creativity as a means of healing. As she continues to evolve as an artist, Copeland’s goal is to connect with her audience on a deeper level, fostering dialogue and reflection through her art.

Buzz Around Town, 2024
Acrylic on canvas
20″ x 20″
Like Minds, 2024
Acrylic on canvas
20″ x 20″