In this exhibition, emerging artists Janaki Lele and Ellen Schlobohm explore cultural and personal connections to paper art and papercutting. These art forms have evolved under different styles within many cultures the world over, and the artists reflect on these traditions through their respective heritages, cultural identities and experiences. Creating intricate and beautiful contemporary works that re-imagine the papercutting traditions of Sanjhi (India) and Scherenschnitte (Germany), in s.il.hou.ette the artists will invite audiences to share in their skills and passion for paper.
Opening February 14 at 6pm at Nexus Arts
February 15 – March 22
Open Tuesday – Friday, 9am – 5pm