Updated: Aug 10
September 7 - October 7, 2023
Studio Kroner is pleased to announce "BEYOND THE MATERIAL: Transforming the Ordinary into the Extraordinary," a captivating exhibition featuring renowned Cincinnati artists Cynthia Lockhart and Mark Wiesner. This highly anticipated showcase explores material manipulation, pushing artistic boundaries and revealing the remarkable transformation from the ordinary to the extraordinary.
6-9 pm, Thursday, September 7
1-2 pm, Saturday, September 16
2-5 pm, Saturday,
About the Artists
Cynthia Lockhart, a renowned fiber artist, weaves together influences from nature, fashion, music, dance, travel, African, and cultural arts. Her vibrant textiles invite viewers to embrace diversity and beauty. Lockhart's work has gained worldwide recognition, including a place in the prestigious Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery in 2022.
Mark Wiesner, a native Cincinnatian and accomplished sculptor, breathes life into mundane materials, transcending their ordinary nature. His sculptures possess technical rigor, humor, and poetic form. Wiesner's ability to reimagine materials and reveal hidden value has garnered recognition, including representation at Cincinnati galleries and international showcases.Additionally, his works are featured on Singulart, an international online gallery based in Paris, France.
"Lockhart and Wiesner redefine the boundaries of art and challenge our perception of materials. Their works inspire us to see the world through a new lens, discovering beauty and potential in everyday objects." —Paul Kroner
Calendar of events:
Don't miss the extraordinary exhibition, "BEYOND THE MATERIAL: Transforming the Ordinary into the Extraordinary," at Studio Kroner. Lockhart and Wiesner invite you to embark on a journey of artistic exploration and rediscover the inherent magic within the material world.
Opening Reception: 6-9 pm, Thursday, September 7
Artist Talk: 1-2 pm, Saturday, September 15
Closing reception: 2-5 pm, Saturday, October 7
Studio Kroner remains committed to pushing the boundaries of art, embracing innovation, and providing a platform for artists to explore uncharted territories. We are immensely grateful for your continued support and enthusiasm. Stay tuned for more updates and enriching experiences from Studio Kroner.