recent exhibitions


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FIGURE

 

As humans, we come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. Our figure has made its mark through the ages in a variety of art forms. Our human bodies are made up of the same components, but artists throughout the centuries have used their deft creative skills to capture, reveal, and at times manipulate the various shapes the bodily form possesses. In society, the differences in our forms have created social separations, but figurative art challenges us to see who we are as one human race.

Can the art of our bodies help us understand we are actually all the same?

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Summer Palette Cleanse

"This Summer I will fall back in love with myself, the world, and life again through art." -Artist Unknown

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Unapologetically

This exhibition explores the idea of living a life free of permissions and passes while also paying tribute to those who dedicate their lives to defying the status quo and living their truth...living unapologetically.

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Dear Summer...

Blithe summer – you make every thing memorable by the measure of its warmth against yours. Happy memories blend and are infused into your sunny essence, contributing to our permanent association of you with life’s sweetest moments.  Occasions for sadness, by comparison, are cast in unusually harsh light.  This exhibition explores our nostalgia for summer, emotions wrought over the course of this year’s events, and the anticipation for what will endure in the seasons to follow. 

William Rhodes tackles what is lost and the hope that is held onto in time’s passing.  Julio Mejia taps into the vague emotions that are imbued in nostalgia.  Kimmy Cantrell connects more literally with ceramic pieces cured in the intense heat of the season.  Charly Palmer observes the shadowy elements of summer, and artist Jamaal Barber works through current events and the love that will ultimately persist.