FRUITS OF SOLITUDE
Solo exhibition featuring 17 new paintings on synthetic paper
HOUSTON, TX— APRIL 21, 2017—Capsule Gallery, located in the historic 1929 Isabella Court complex in midtown Houston, announces a new solo exhibition of paintings by Caitlin G McCollom an Austin based artist. These paintings speak to collisions between the physical and spiritual realms. Times when a spiritual reckoning is intertwined with a physical experience. Caitlin G McCollom is a visual artist whose conceptual paintings are focused on notions of metaphysical searching. McCollom is compelled to visually express the unknowable span of consciousness and the beauty and wonder of encounters with the spiritual realm. She uses color and shape to create modern icons that vibrate the connections between the visible and invisible world. The exhibition will run April– June with a reception at 6PM on APRIL 21st, 2017 at Capsule Gallery located at 3909 Main St. Houston, TX 77002 and will be open for viewing during gallery hours Saturdays 10-5 and also by appointment. The exhibition is free and open to all.
McCollom is an internationally exhibiting artist and she has been featured in national print and digital publications. Including Marie Claire, Vogue, Austin Woman Magazine, Glasstire, Tribeza, The Austin Chronicle, Persona Literary Journal and Les Femme Folles a national catalog of women artists. Currently her work is held internationally with prominent private collectors and the corporate collections of Angelo State University, Kendra Scott, The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, The Rabboni Institute, The Hilton Worldwide, and Vogue Magazine.
McCollom graduated in 2010 from Texas State University with a Bachelor’s of Fine Art in studio art painting with a focus on art history. Previously she worked as an acclaimed curator for Red Space Gallery and on various independent projects, she was also a regional Texas art critic which now informs her full time studio practice.