In the Gallery

Gallery Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
Also see Upcoming Exhibitions and Past Exhibitions

 

Karinna Gomez
Breakup: Etchings, mezzotints, and books from Fairbanks
September 12 – September 30, 2017

Karinna Gomez is a visual artist residing in Fairbanks, AK. Her etchings, mezzotints and collages capture peculiarities of place, time and life in Fairbanks. Karinna earned her MFA from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 2014 and has since participated in residencies at Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village, CO and at Galleri Christensen in Kjøllefjord, Norway. She has received several awards including a Fulbright Grant to Iceland and a Rasmuson Foundation Individual Artist Award.

 

 


 

Sheila Nakitende
Tropika
September 12 – September 30, 2017

Sheila Nakitende is WSW’s newest Parent Grant resident. Her practice focuses on projects that contribute to the well-being of urban communities especially women in Uganda. She explores mixed media along with waste paper with which she draws, glues, twists and weaves. This experimenting is a portrayal of her surroundings and reaction to her experiences. She is also interested in how the creative industry can address challenges of protecting the environment and harness nature for materials to make art.