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Enigma by Pam Fortner

Mar 15, 2019 - Apr 13, 2019

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Sync Gallery’s Third Friday artists’ reception will be held on March 15, 2019 from 6-9pm, and First Friday Art Walk on April 5, 2019 from 6-9pm; Exhibition runs March 14 through April 13, 2019.

Enigma - Three-dimensional artwork by Pam Fortner

Much of Pam Fortner’s work is an enigma - perplexing and fanciful; yet vaguely familiar. It evokes forms that surround us, forms seen every day, but at such a minuscule scale that they often exist unnoticed.

Pam is inspired by the minutiae of nature and draws from the anatomy and structure of living things for her artwork. Her creative process is enigmatic. At the point of conception, her ideas are whimsical and mysterious - seemingly impossible to bring into physical form. She approaches each idea as if it were a puzzle to be worked out. With her unconventional combination of welding and bookbinding skills, Pam solves the conundrum. The use of steel provides a sturdy architecture on which she binds paper allowing her to magnify the scale of her pieces from the minute to the fantastic.

With this exhibit, Pam brings her love of the insignificant world to the forefront, where it takes on a curious appeal.

SYNC Gallery exhibits a variety of contemporary abstract and conceptual works by a collective of emerging and established artists. Each month select members display exciting work with a wide freedom of expression. Located in the Art District on Santa Fe in Denver – known for its vibrant arts scene – SYNC Gallery has become a destination for art lovers.

Gallery hours:
Thursday 1-4
First & Third Friday 6-9
Other Fridays 1-4
Saturday 12-4
Or by appointment.