The Art Mecca of Charleston cordially invites you to “In My Mind” a group show. When you recall moments in your daily life, how do you see them? While one can be sure that everyone sees the world in different ways, artists have an incredible way of drawing inspiration from even the simplest of events. The featured artists take every day experiences and reimagine them as extraordinary occurrences, teeming with color, movement and whimsy. They are able to envision the works in the mediums.
Brenda Gilliam sees the world in shapes, textures, and patterns. She paints whimsy into everyday interactions.
Cynthia Decker calls her style “Imaginary Realism”, through which, she tries to present her day-to-day inspirations in the fantastical situations she sees in her mind.
Lloyd Mandel intricately carves “Sweet Gum” baskets from local wood. The fusion of mediums is a testament to his skill and forethought.
Luke Horowitz intertwined surrealism and cartoon-inspiration in a way that can instill fantastical fantastical whimsy into even the most sober of scenes.
The gallery will be serving complimentary drinks along with live music. This is a free event open to the public from 6:30pm-8:30pm Friday, June 16th. On View thru July.