Notes from the Director of The Metro Show

That's a Wrap! METRO Show 2013

There were many highlights during the five-day run of this year’s METRO Show!   More


A flowing, jagged wall structure called “Zigzag” will greet visitors of the METRO Show and E|AB Fair, guiding them from the building entrance through the inner lobby and into the main exhibition space.  This dramatic installation offers, in the words of the designers, an “iconic arrival”, and visually unites the two entry spaces and the main floor.    More

Korean Contemporary Aesthetic at Mindy Solomon Gallery Represented Artists in Their Own Words

METRO Show newcomer Mindy Solomon Gallery (booth 305, St. Petersburg, FL) offers a selection of Korean works – both ceramic and two-dimensional pieces – showcasing a very consistent and uniquely Korean contemporary aesthetic.    More

Needlework at METRO

“This work my friends may have when I am dead and in my grave.”    More

Two One-Person Shows at METRO 2013

Richard Polsky at Winter Works on Paper
Winter Works on Paper (Brooklyn, NY), booth 309, will be presenting a one-person show of abstract paintings by New York-based artist Richard Polsky. The artist, who has been painting for 40 years, will be showing his work to the public for the first time at the METRO Show.   More

11 A.M.  8th Floor Dialogues 
Art Brut from Japan: The International Context
Edward Gomez will discuss the still-young, still-evolving fi.. More 

2 pm  8th Floor Dialogues 
The Unknown Artist
In this illustrated presentation, John Foster discusses the .. More 

The name "Larsen" is synonymous with 20th century textiles. Ever since Jack Lenor Larsen, Inc. was established in 1952, the influence of its innovative, farseeing founder has permeated the field of interior design. Ranging from filmy casement cloths to plush upholstery, from the formal geometry of complex doubleweave to the freshness of colorful organic prints, Larsen textiles have enhanced walls and floors of large company headquarters, educational institutions, jet planes, and private homes.