Charlotte Street Foundation identifies the needs and fuels the evolution of an ever-changing multidisciplinary arts ecosystem, acting as its primary provocateur. We cultivate the contemporary, the exceptional, and the unexpected in the practice of artists working in and engaging with the Kansas City Art Community
OBJET ~ boutique, a pop-up shop curated by Dean Roper, opens Friday, January 31, 6-9pm at Paragraph Gallery, 23 East 12th Street, KCMO.
OBJET ~ boutique will host a selection of utilitarian objects made by contemporary artists. By having visual artists such as installation and digital media artists creating utilitarian objects, OBJET ~ boutique creates a space between art and design and serves as a platform for selling more interesting functional objects for the enrichment of daily life.
Participating artists include: Brett Ginsburg, Mel Nguyen, Christian Velasquez, Em Gift, Joseph Hutchins, Andy Brayman, Hannah Carr, Joey Watson, Tim Brown, Jen Wilkinson, Van Robinson & Juanito Olivarria, Abraham Diaz, Maegan Stracy, Colin Ziha, Madeline Gallucci.
And visit www.facebook.com/OBJETboutique for more!
images: Jen Wilkinson, Digitally printed T’s, 2013; Van Robinson & Juanito Olivarria, Lamp, 2013. Featured image: Joey Watson, Cleated Espresso Cup, 2013.