William Low at NYC’s High School of Art & Design

William is giving back to his high school NYC’s High School of Art and Design.. He is giving the illustration students a demonstration and showing them the best work of his own current students at Fashion Institute of Technology. Check out this amazing public high school: http://www.artanddesignhs.org

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Ellis Island Illustration Gallery Show October 3-14

The show will run for 2 weeks, October 3-14 in the Student Gallery, which is in the Gilligan Student Union at Jersey City University. I will be attending the Opening (October 3 @ 4:30) with 3 pieces of my own work and work of my students from live sketching on Ellis Island/Spring Semester at NJCU. […]

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Storied Cities exhibition at the Katonah Museum of Art

The cover art for William Low’s book Old Penn Station will appear in an exhibition at the Katonah Museum of Art.  The exhibition is called Storied Cities and will run from October 2nd, 2011 to December 31, 2011. New York has long held special appeal for the illustrators and writers of children’s books, both as […]

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Parkchester subway station murals open to public

Bronx, NY: The ParkChester subway station (#6 Line) is fully accessible to the Public. William Low  has designed two murals for the interior of the Parkchester subway station for the Metropolitan Transit Authority.  The two 11’ by 11’ foot high murals depicted morning and evening in the Parkchester neighborhood.  William Low drew inspiration from the […]

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Creating a Bridge between Comics and Caravaggio

Spotlight on Huntington Arts Council Member Artist William Low: Creating a Bridge between Comics and Caravaggio. Dianne Matus for Huntington Arts Council 2009 “My parents certainly didn’t want me to be an artist when I was growing up in the Bronx,” explained artist William Low. “They said, ‘You should be a architect or an engineer. […]

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Live sketching on Ellis Island in NYC

William Low will be teaching a course for New Jersey City University – a course that involves live sketching on Ellis Island in NY.  Undergraduate illustration students will meet with William multiple times on the Ellis Island.  The course will involve gathering reference for a reportage assignment on Ellis Island.  William’s love of New York […]

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Demonstration

The Digital Painting Process – as completely reinvented by William Low William’s career as a painter of oils and acrylics on canvas and paper is a long one.  Since his days at the New York City High School of Art and Design, he has been known to follow the “Masters” in western painting.  This includes […]

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