“She Traces Rainbows”, C-Print on Aluminum ©2011 Shannon White
“The Right Hat for Any Ocastion” ©2011 Rex Hausmann
The Beautiful Life: Looking at Life and Perspectives on Creativity, Sideways.
Darin & Shannon White, Linnea Gabriella Spransy, Rex Hausmann
@ Hausmann Millworks as part of Contemporary Art Month 2011
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 6pm – 8.30pm
925 W Russell Place, San Antonio TX 78212
210.884.6390 | www.hausmannmillworks.com
A panel discussion format & art exhibition will be held at Hausmann Millworks regarding the subject of artistic involvement and integration into society as a whole. Four artists are speaking on their work, ideas on contemporary art making and marketing and their curatorial work both nationally and internationally. Their work will also be available for view at the exhibition coming from San Antonio TX, Lawrence, Kansas & Kansas City, Missouri.
The Artists/ Directors
Linnea Gabriella Spransy (Kansas City, MO)
Linnea is a painter and installation artist based out of Kansas City. Ms. Spransy helps run the contemporary art community Monarch Studios in Kansas City and holds an MFA from Yale University. She has exhibited work at Art Basel Miami as well as the SCOPE Art Fair and is part the The Drawing Center registry in New York City. She is represented by Byron Cohen in Kansas City.
Darin & Shannon White (Lawrence, KS)
Darin and Shannon White are a husband and wife duo residing in Lawrence, Kansas. Shannon is a painter and Darin is a sculptor. Both show nationally and internationally and have spoken around the country. Together they co founded and are directors of Beauty Art and Life Movement or b.a.l.m., a movement for encouraging, educating, providing opportunities, and supporting artists. In addition their interest is helping artists become sustainable, helping educate the public about the value of the arts, and creating a more beautiful life and culture.
Rex Hausmann (San Antonio, TX)
Rex is a painter. He and his family run Hausmann Millworks: A Creative Community located in San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from The Savannah College of Art and Design in 2007 with a degree in painting. Rex has shown nationally and internationally and is in the collections of The Smithsonian, The University of Texas at San Antonio as well as public and private collections throughout Europe and the US. He also took part in the 2009 Venice Biennale.
2005-2007 – www.rexhausmann.com
2008-2009 – www.texascannonsofproportion.com
2009- current – www.hausmannmillworks.com