We will meet through Zoom conferencing and a URL will be sent to those who register.
CPA is pleased to welcome Brian Paul Clamp, owner and founder of ClampArt in New York City. 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of his gallery and CPA is honored to spotlight Mr. Clamp and the work he has done in the arts. Mr. Clamp will talk about his beginnings, how he picks his artists, the gallery business, and more!
Brian Paul Clamp is the owner of ClampArt, a gallery in Chelsea in New York City specializing in modern and contemporary art with an emphasis on photography. ClampArt mounts ten to fifteen exhibitions per year featuring the work of emerging and mid-career artists. Mr. Clamp opened the gallery in 2000 after completing a Master of Arts degree in Critical Studies in Modern Art at Columbia University. For eight years prior to that Mr. Clamp served as the director of a gallery on Manhattan’s Upper East Side specializing in late 19th- and early 20th-century American paintings. Aside from exhibitions at his own gallery space, Clamp has curated numerous photography shows at various venues throughout the United States, and has reviewed photographers’ portfolios at dozens of events over many years. Mr. Clamp is the author of many publications on American art to date, and also occasionally contributes written work to various art periodicals.