Vetri is delighted to present ART WEAR | WEAR ART, an exhibition of contemporary jewelry and wearable sculpture.
For this exhibition, Vetri Director, Sheila Strobel, invited glass artists who currently show at Vetri and artists from around the world who work with fabric, rope, metal, glass, and found objects to create objects of adornment.
Exhibition highlights include a large-scale wearable rope sculpture by Seth Damm of Neon Zinn, whose work is notably in the collections of Solange Knowles and has been featured on Netflix’s Grace and Frankie; contemporary silver-plated, torch-blown, mirrored glass rings and necklaces by Vetri artist Luisa Restrepo; exceptionally hand-tooled silver and mixed media works by artists Jesse Bert and Micki Lippe; a collaboration by Deb🌟 and New York’s Deborah Czeresko, who thrilled audiences with conceptual sculpture and first-place finish on Netflix’s Blown Away.
Artists featured in this exciting exhibition are; Jesse Bert, Micheal Cepress, Deborah Czeresko, Deb🌟, Seth Damm, Nirit Dekel, Tonya Hawkes, Jessica Jane Julius, Kristin Lora, Micki Lippe, Heather Moore, Erica Rosenfeld, Luisa Restrepo, Michiko Sakano, and Curtis Steiner.
First Thursday Opening Reception: Thursday, July 7, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Saturday Midtown Art Stroll Event: July 9, 3–5 pm: Afternoon reception, featuring bubbles and chocolates
Saturday Midtown Art Stroll Event, August 6, 3–5 pm: Closing Reception, with a live musical performance by Michael Cepress, and a live fashion performance directed by Musse Barclay.
For additional information and images please contact:
Sheila Strobel, Director, email@example.com 206.667.9608