Sholeh Regna

gel-print monotype and sculpture

location : 6 Vernon Street
phone : 617.666.1463
email : sholeh_art@verizon.net
web : www.sholehregna.com

 

  • Heritage #2
    wood, glass, rubber, illumination, graphite, and text, 8 ' x 6 '4" x 4 '
  • Heritage #1
    installation: plaster, mirror, paper, fabric, wood, and sand, 9' x 5' x 4'
  • A Crowing Cock
    gel-print monotype, 19" x 11"
  • Time River
    installation: sound of flowing river, resin, plaster, sand, and paper, 9' x 3' x 15'
 

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about the work

I work in several media, including sculpture, conceptually-based installations, monotypes, and video. In my most recent sculptures and installations, I explore the concept of unity among diversity. Heritage #1 is based on the notion of our common genetic heritage. Similarly, Heritage #2 is an expression of my concern about the future, as humanity unlocks the Pandora's box of genetic manipulation. Bird imagery is the most recurrent theme in my gel-print monotypes. I see the birds as a symbol of freedom, transcending borders, fences, and boundaries, belonging to whatever place they happen to land.

I produce and host the cable TV program ART ABOUT that highlights artists and their creative process, demystifies art and the art making.

I have been teaching sculpture and drawing in the Boston area since 1993.

I have exhibited my work regionally and internationally. Among the awards and grants I have received are a fellowship in sculpture in 1999 project grants in film and video in 2002 and 2003 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and an art residency in 1997, Svanekegården, Svaneke, Bornholm, Denmark.

For info. on upcoming exhibitions or workshops on Gel-Print Monotype or Sculpture,
please email: sholeh_art@verizon.net