“We are like the whirlwind in the center of which is the place of quiet. We search for the realities of our visions, the edge of the universe within ourselves, all knowledge, all reason, all passion of the soul. Everything we do is in us, and we discover it.”
--Luise Clayborn Kaish
Sculptor, painter, collagist, and educator, Luise Kaish was a key figure in the New York art scene of the late 20th century. The strength and breadth of her work, her influential role in education, and the prestigious awards she received in recognition of her practice set her apart as an early female leader in the arts.