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Beyond ART: Artist Talk with Christie Hackler

  • JRB Art at the Elms 2810 North Walker Avenue Oklahoma City, OK, 73103 United States (map)

Christie Hackler 's Artist Statement

I use the imagery of the butterfly to convey my concept of transcending boundaries or obstacles which were either self created or unwelcomely imposed upon us. My work comes from a deeply personal place which I find sharing it to be quite uncomfortable, yet necessary. My installations consist of hundreds of enameled steel butterflies in various sizes and shapes. My work speaks to those seeking comfort; intentionally enveloping my viewer in a cocoon of happiness and child like wonder where they can squelch the perils of life.

Join us for her artist talk to learn more.

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