Ali Launer | Inspirited
January 1st - January 30th, Telluride, CO
Slate Gray presents Inspirited, an exhibition featuring New Mexican artist, Ali Launer, who works with beads on bones. Launer combines large animal forms with intricate and extraordinary beaded patterns, emphasizing and embodying the nobility of the animal skulls in her impressive and signature style. Precious and semiprecious stones are encased in sterling silver and glass seed beads in swirling patterns Launer beads by hand. “Beads are my form of artful expression. I am very grateful for the gift I have been given.” In addition to new works by Launer, Slate Gray will also be featuring a new and innovative installation by local encaustic artist, Amy Schilling.