Russian paintings capstone of art walk
> Artist’s Memphis ties parlay into U.S. debut on Broad Ave.
Special to The Commercial Appeal
Yan Karpovich always knew he would be an artist. As he explains in his uniquely Russian way: “As a child, I was forced to draw!”
The results of this discipline can be seen in his first American solo exhibit, “Dark Days/White Nights,” which runs through Oct. 31 at T Clifton Art, 2571 Broad. The show is also the central event in tonight’s Broad Avenue Art Walk and coincides with his first visit to Memphis, where his sister Anna Karpovich has lived for a decade (she acted as translator the day The Commercial