Curtis Center for the Arts, Greenwoods Village, CO
Phase Change is a collaboration between K Rhynus Cesark, Andrea Gordon, Annakatrin Kraus, Bruce Price, Sara Ransford, Chandler Romeo, Martha Russo, and Tina Suszynski—a group of artists who completed the “Artists Invite Artists” residency at Red Lodge Clay Center in Red Lodge, Montana. The title of the exhibition, Phase Change is an investigation of ceramic materiality, surfaces, and firing techniques.
Review in DARIA MAgazine:
DARIA: Denver Art Review, Inquiry & Analysis
Art at the Intersection of Technology and Tradition
Red Brick Center for the Arts Aspen, CO
March - Sept 2020
SOFA Chicago Anderson Ranch Arts Center "TEA"
Fall 2014 Exhibitions
Western Colorado Center for the Arts
Ceramic Sculpture; Group Exhibition
Curated by Sam Harvey
Oct 3- Nov 14 2014
Artist Talk: October 3, 2014 6:30 pm
Colorado Mountain College, ArtShare Gallery, Glenwood Springs , CO
Solo Exhibition; K Rhynus Cesark / Floating Compression
Porcelain Sculpture, Encaustic Painting and a Mixed Media Site-specific Installation
November 14, 2014- Jan. 4, 2015
Opening Reception November 14, 2014
Carbondale Clay Center
Group Invitational Exhibition
September 5 - September 26 2014
Opening Reception Friday Sept 5, 2014
Fall 2014 Teaching
Colorado Mountain College, Aspen Colorado:
Studio Art: Painting, Encaustic Collage and Printmaking
Special Projects: Visual Arts / Ceramics Program Coordinator
Wyly Art Center Basalt, CO
Collage and Paint
September 26, 27, 28
Workshops/ Current Exhibitions
Anderson Ranch Arts Center
Snowmass Village, CO
Demystifying Encaustic: painting, collage, sculpture – D1222
K Rhynus Cesark
DATES: August 18 – 22, 2014
SKILL LEVEL: Open to all
CONCEPT: This open-format class offers guidance and instruction to demystify the use of encaustic in a wide range of 2- and 3-D applications. Students can choose to work in 2-D painting and collage, relief work or sculpture through the creation of multiples. Those wanting to explore 3-D encaustic techniques learn wax casting and building, using plaster, clay, latex and found and fabricated object transformation. K Rhynus Cesark helps students explore and discover new avenues through this seductive, translucent medium.
MEDIA & TECHNIQUES: Encaustic painting techniques. Choosing a substrate, mixing medium, mixing encaustic paint from oil paint, xerox and color transfers, collage techniques; a variety of surface techniques including stencils and masks, incising, oil pastels, pigment sticks, metal leafing, indirect and direct transfers, graphite/carbon paper and encaustic tools. Students are encouraged to bring reference materials, collage materials; photographs, text, 2- and 3-D porous and nonporous surfaces.
ACTIVITIES: Experimental and traditional demonstrations of 2- and 3-D encaustic painting and sculpture techniques. Individual and group critiques, keynote lectures and individual work time led by K Rhynus Cesark.
Wyly Art Center
Mixed Media Painting, Collage and Sculpture
Monday – Thursday, July 28 – 31
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
adults, all skill levels (beginners or first timers through professional artists)
$351 members /// $390 non-members
You choose your focus! This workshop will address two- and three-dimensional approaches (both on and off the wall) to working with mixed media, collage, paint and sculpture. Encaustic and alternative transfer techniques will be demonstrated. Bring your ideas, collections, found or constructed objects and join K in a fun information packed week.
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Arrowmont Center for Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg TN.
2015 Workshops Encaustic, Print and Collage May 31 - June 5
more information soon......