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2024 Ohio Artist Registry Juried Exhibition

Catherine Lang-Cline

Home 3097 Herrick Rd County: Franklin
Columbus Ohio 43221 United States


My artistic process involves delving into the depths of my own fears, allowing them to guide me in the creation of each piece. I explore the intricate interplay between darkness and light, fear and beauty, and vulnerability and strength. Through my art, I seek to engage viewers on a profound level, encouraging them to confront their own fears, embrace them, and find the hidden beauty within.

Ultimately, my art is a testament to the transformative power of embracing our fears and finding beauty in the midst of vulnerability. By presenting fears in a visually captivating manner, I hope to inspire viewers to question societal perceptions and judgments surrounding fear, and instead, foster empathy, understanding, and appreciation for the diverse range of emotions we all experience.

Through my artistic journey, I aspire to create a dialogue that goes beyond the canvas, inviting viewers to embrace their fears, find solace in the inherent beauty of vulnerability, and embark on their own transformative path.

Artist Statement

My art is a vibrant exploration of bold colors and textures, infused with a touch of shimmering elements. It serves as a visual representation of fears transformed into a captivating beauty. Through my work, I aim to convey the complexity of emotions and experiences that arise from confronting our deepest fears.

Using a rich palette of colors, I create visually striking compositions that demand attention and evoke strong emotions. The juxtaposition of intense hues and contrasting tones in my artwork captures the essence of fear and transforms it into a captivating spectacle. By incorporating elements of shine and luminosity, I aim to infuse hope and resilience into the very core of my creations.