"An Incredible Weight/Wait"
An expression of domestic violence, a personal narrative, a call to action: "An Incredible Weight/Wait" examines the destruction caused by a violent relationship within the context of a personal testimony.
Dedicated to ___________
Sarah Francis Hollis was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is an artist, educator, curator and entrepreneur. She received her BFA from the Art Academy of Cincinnati in 2004 and her Masters Degree in Fine Art from the University of Cincinnati in 2007. Sarah has shown her work all over the country, most notably in the Memory Palace exhibition curated by Steven Matijcio at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati. She currently lives and works in Erlanger, KY.
"How long does it take to become famous?"
How long does it take to become famous, this idea of fame has great appeal or is it the process one goes through to get there? The transcendence of one self to show the power and beauty within the process of finding self or becoming successful. Take the metamorphosis and beauty of a butterfly, it can be symbolic to spiritual growth and the beauty within a process. This work shows the beauty in the process of finding self and becoming a better you through it.
About the artist
Kendel Woods, was born and raised in Adel, Georgia. In 2010 he graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Retail Studies. In 2013, he entered into the Master of Design in Fashion, Body and Garment program at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. It was in Chicago, that he began to consider other possibilities outside of commercial fashion, and rather look at design more conceptually. He started to investigate, how fashion relates to the body, and how the body then interacts with its surrounding space and objects.