This interdisciplinary exhibit, is organized by Women of Visions, Inc., features artworks by regional artists and explores visual expressions related to Black hair. From intuitive geometry to strands of resistance, these African American artists adapt, innovate, and integrate cultural notions of adornment by drawing from within.
Artist Sonya Clark leads viewers on an investigation of the inherent histories embedded in familiar materials ranging from human hair, to thread, to gold. Discover how everyday objects act as both mirrors and sponges, reflecting and absorbing our personal and collective narratives.
Get ready to enter #PinballLand and discover the magical combination of weaving and engineering with the interactive exhibition by Jhenny Adams. #PinballLand evaluates the mixing of old and new technologies. Come and be immersed in this visual and interactive experience. View bright technicolor landscapes, question reality, and play a fun game of pinball!
/Kyoob/ derives from the phonetic spelling of “cube” and highlights a diversity of approaches to this geometric form. Comprised of over 20 original works, the exhibition features 17 artists from across the nation, Canada, Australia, and the Netherlands. Discover the simplicity of the cube and how it allows for countless interpretations in material, process, surface, and scale.
Discover the diverse work of the Allegheny Metals Club. This group exhibition is a first for the club, and was juried by Natalie Sweet, Contemporary Craft’s Exhibitions/Program Assistant. It showcases the broad array of talent within the Allegheny Metals Club and gives a glimpse of what is happening within the field of contemporary metals today.
Organized in conjunction with the Edward Eberle Retrospective, the companion exhibition Present at Creation features contemporary works by four artists who have been directly mentored and impacted by Eberle’s energy and virtuosity. Through their individual art practices Erica Nickol, Jeff Schwarz, Jonathan Schwarz, and Ian Thomas are forging new avenues for contemporary art using a visual language that combines craft and personal narrative.