Connolly did and that suggestion has become the basis for her work, some of which is shown in "Divergent Parallels," an exhibit she and another guild member, Josiah Bara (pictured left) of Palos Hills, have displayed all month at the Lemont Center for the Arts.
The community may view the work until March 1.
How did these artists contrive the name of their exhibit. A clue lies in each of their artist statements.
Connelly's says she creates art that encompasses a beauty beyond what is seen and heard."
Bara's says he creates"an energetic examination of life and experiences that vacillates between the seen and unseen."