CSF news from elsewhere.
The 2015 Visual Artist Award winners are Jill Downen, who works with installations, drawings and models; Rashawn Griffin, who produces paintings, sculpture and installations; and painter Misha Kligman.
Look up the concept, “grassroots,” and the non-profit organization, Charlotte Street Foundation, may best represent the notion that the individual artist or artist group must find support that starts more as a groundswell rather than from the larger and more traditional structures.
This week on The Local Show, we continue our performARTS series with a look inside The Charlotte Street Foundation.
The spotlight shines on sculpture — of both the classic and transgressive kind — in Kansas City this fall.
My visit with David Hughes Jr., founder and director of the Charlotte Street Foundation, was very illuminating.