American Vernacular, A solo exhibition of paintings at the University of Arkansas, 2017.

Submitted by John Randall Nelson

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Client: The Windgate Charitable Foundation

Location: Fort Smith, AR, United States

Completion date: 2018

Artwork budget: $10,000

Project Team

Artist

John Randall Nelson

Nelson Public Art

Gallery Director

Don Lee

University of Arkansas

Executive Director

Patricia Forgy

The Windgate Charitable Foundation

Overview

A solo exhibition featuring recent works by John Randall Nelson, this body of work exibited at Windgate Gallery on the University of Arkansas campus, is layered with the artist’s own personal language consisting of patterns, symbols, and archetypes that may not make any literal sense but play on subconscious associations while suggesting a metaphor for the tension and anxiety of the times.

Goals

An exhibition of current paintings

Process

Collaboration with the University of Arkansas, Fort Smith, AR.