Tag Archives: outsider art

Speaking with Ruby Pearl

Ruby Pearl entered her first art competition at the age of four. “Come to find out, I won first prize. The thing is, they didn’t know I was a little girl.” It was not, Ruby hastens to say, a children’s art competition. The winning piece was not a stick figure. It was a painting – […]


Coverage of The 2014 New York City Outsider Art Fair

The interior of Chelsea’s Center 548 was abuzz with activity for the second day of the annual Outsider Art Fair, an event that is increasingly on the inside of must-see status in the NYC spring fair season. As guests wove through 3 floors of booths, passing through a maze of white walls lined with everything […]