Think of art is as the beginning of a conversation between artist and viewer, where artwork is a visual "hello". Viewers engage in that conversation by responding to the piece or to other viewers, often igniting other sparks of inspiration. We talk with the artists behind the art to learn more.
Paul Hill, has several public art installations in the 2017-2018 Work in Progress exhibition. For No Apparent Reason can be found at the corner of Hay St. and Maxwell St. while Absolute Uncertainty can be found on the corner of Hay St. and Ray Ave. Natural Embrace, a favorite in the inaugural Work in Progress exhibition, can be found at Person Street Plaza.
Listen to him explain the backstory behind Absolute Uncertainty and For No Apparent Reason then come see them yourself in Downtown Fayetteville.
Are you curious about the pieces included in the inaugural run of the "Work in Progress" exhibition? Click here for a map of all 11 pieces.