Open Galleries are open from 12P-5P Weds-Sat
2900 Detroit Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113
Liz Ensz was born in Minnesota to a resourceful family of penny-savers, metal scrappers, and curators of cast-offs. She received her BFA in Fiber from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and her MFA in Fiber and Material Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her work has been exhibited internationally, including Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN; The Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY; Spaces, Cleveland, OH; Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA; East Carolina University, Greenville, NC; and Goucher College, Baltimore, MD. Ensz has been awarded Fellowship Residencies at Salem Art Works, Playa, and Blue Mountain Center, and has been the recipient of The Creative Baltimore Fund Grant, The Gilroy Roberts Fellowship for Engraving, The Edes Fellowship Semi-finalist Prize, and The Gelman Travel Fellowship. She currently teaches at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, in the departments of Sculpture and Fiber and Material Studies. She is a founding collective member of The Visitor Center Artist Camp, a DIY arts testing ground in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
My work examines designed and found icons of the American character in search of our underlying values and our aspirations as individuals and as a society. At the heart of my practice lies a determined material engagement, scavenger impulse, and a sincere
SPACES requires all visitors to wear masks and social distance. SPACES is located close to the 26, 76, and 81 bus stops, as well as the Red Line Rapid station. Street parking is available throughout Hingetown, as are bike racks. We are wheelchair accessible throughout the galleries.
Gallery hours are Wed-Sat 12PM-5PM when exhibitions are on view.
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