Winter Artist-in-Residence Chantal Wnuk presents painting and sculpture created during her 3-month residency at the San Diego Art Institute.
Chantal Wnuk is a painter and sculptor currently living and working in San Diego, CA. She was born in Houston, TX and received her BFA from the University of Texas at Austin. Using found materials and imagery, she focuses on the vulnerability of being alone versus that of being bound to another human or object. In 2012, she received the Undergraduate Professional Development Travel Grant, resulting in Girls Gone West at the Visual Arts Center in Austin, TX in 2014. More recent exhibitions include Not Quite Nothing at the San Diego Art Institute, First to Blush at Helmuth Projects, and Being Here with You/ Estando aquí contigo at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Chantal has been awarded various residencies including ACRE in Steuben, WI and 1805 Gallery in Little Italy, San Diego.
Opening Reception: Thursday March 7, 6-8 P.M.
Admission is free and open to all.