Art @ The Consulate Featuring Kelly Fischer Blending Worlds

The Consulate General of Switzerland in New York opened the 7th edition of Art @ The Consulate, a curatorial initiative to showcase the work of Swiss artists in the United States with a fabulous gallery of works by Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer entitled Blending Worlds. The series is of Acrylic paintings inspired by both Switzerland and the United States spanning from the street of the St. Bernard Pass in Berne to the streets of New York City.



Viewers and paintings are reflected in the glass high above the streets of New York City at the Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer's opening of Blending Worlds aa part of the 7th Edition of Art @ The Consulate at the Swiss Consulate General. Photo by Brian Hester


Kelly Fischer is introduced at the Consulate General of Switzerland in NYC for the opening of her show, Blending Worlds. Photo by Brian Hester

Originally from Tennessee, Kelly Fischer has lived in Switzerland for the past thirty years. She maintains strong connections in both countries, spending equal time at her studios in Berne and Memphis. Fischer's paintings have been featured at numerous galleries and exhibitions, including Art Basel, Miami, the Austrian Biennale, and the Venice Biennale. Aside from art, Fischer has published eleven childrens books, including The Most Beautiful Color of All, and is the founder and former head of the English Montessori School of Berne.


Viewers take in the beauty of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds at The Consulate General of Switzerland's Seventh Edition of Art @ The Consulate Photo by Brian Hester

Viewers take in the beauty of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds at The Consulate General of Switzerland's Seventh Edition of Art @ The Consulate Photo by Brian Hester


Viewers take in the beauty of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds at The Consulate General of Switzerland's Seventh Edition of Art @ The Consulate Photo by Brian Hester

Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer chats with visitors at the opening of her show Blending Worlds at the Swiss Consulate in New York City. Photo by Brian Hester

Viewers take in the beauty of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds at The Consulate General of Switzerland's Seventh Edition of Art @ The Consulate Photo by Brian Hester

Patrons pose or a photo at the opening of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds, part of the Swiss Consulate Generals 7th edition of Art @ The Consulate in New York City Photo by Brian Hester

Paintings are reflected in the glass high above the streets of New York City at the Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer's opening of Blending Worlds aa part of the 7th Edition of Art @ The Consulate at the Swiss Consulate General. Photo by Brian Hester

A patron take in the beauty of Kelly Fischer's Blending Worlds at The Consulate General of Switzerland's Seventh Edition of Art @ The Consulate Photo by Brian Hester

Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer, wearing the scarf, chats with visitors at the opening of her show Blending Worlds at the Swiss Consulate in New York City. Photo by Brian Hester

Paintings are reflected in the glass high above the streets of New York City at the Swiss-American artist Kelly Fischer's opening of Blending Worlds aa part of the 7th Edition of Art @ The Consulate at the Swiss Consulate General. Photo by Brian Hester

The show is free and open to the public during normal business hours M-F at the Swiss Consulate General located on the 30th floor of 633 Third Ave. in Manhattan. Well worth the trip to see the deep and intricate display of color and emotion on display here.


For more information about the art work visit www.kelly-fischer.com

Contact Kelly Fischer at ktf-writers-studio@hotmail.com

Follow Kelly Fischer @kelly_fischer or Kelly Fischer Art on IG

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