Fine Arts

Cynthia Burke in her studio.

C’ville Art Blog: A studio visit with Cynthia Burke

Cynthia Burke is a local artist who paints in a style similar to that of Alex Gross and Mark Ryden. Her studio at the McGuffey Art Center is filled with inspirational objects, and dozens of quirky paintings hang on the walls. We paid her a visit to find out more about her work and her artistic vision. Tell me a […]

Detail of an encaustic painting by Lindsey Oberg.

C’ville Art Blog: Lindsey Obergs’s encaustic allegories

The dreamlike encaustic collages of Lindsey Oberg currently on display at Mudhouse on the Downtown Mall have a soft, ethereal quality. The medium is unusual, and something not seen very often. It is indicative of an artist who has experimented with and fully understood her medium of choice. Although collage can often become flat and heavy, these […]