In science, a catalyst incites reaction. John Gornto, artist and aerospace engineer, works in the Baltimore area. He creates artworks that react to his personal struggles and to his environment. Over 15 artworks, both large and small scale, including acrylic and watercolor paintings and sculptures within cigar boxes will be featured in the exhibition Catalyst: The Art of John Gornto presented by the Museum Practice students of UMBC’s Visuals Arts Department and hosted by Chesapeake Arts Center (CAC).
The exhibition runs from Friday, Dec. 9 through Saturday, Dec. 17 with an opening reception featuring the Pandemic Steelband on Friday, Dec. 9, 6-8 p.m. at the Hal Gomer Gallery of the CAC. The exhibition and opening reception are free and open to the public.
The Chesapeake Art Center
194 Hammonds Lane,
Brooklyn Park, MD
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m