Solo Exhibition at Stanford University
‘Alive with Possibilities’ by Holly Van Hart
Curated by DeWitt Cheng, Art writer for Art Ltd, ARTnews, and Visual Art Source
February 21 – September 8, 2017
In ‘Alive with Possibilities’, Holly Van Hart presents 10 abstract ribbon-esque paintings that celebrate human creativity. In these oil paintings, abstracted nests are woven together with colorful ribbons, eggs, and circles. These paintings highlight the promise of our own creativity and capabilities, to be nurtured and explored and stretched to their fullest potential. The paintings are textured with silicon wafers and silica sand, to represent the creativity that is unique to Silicon Valley.
Here’s one of the 11 paintings in the exhibition –