Mote Gallery is a classic art gallery with a twist. Instead of the art hanging on white walls, works are displayed solely in windows.
“We’re technically functioning under the same rules,” Felipe Castelblanco, multimedia artist and founder of Mote Gallery, said. “We’re giving an option to the city to reimagine what a gallery is.”
The idea started in 2013 when Castelblanco had a residency at Ohio State. After talking to other students, he said their was consensus there were too few spaces to show art in Columbus.
Graduate art students were concerned about the amount of opportunities an artist would have to show their work, Castelblanco said. So he decided… Read more