The capacity to reside in joy and terror in equal measure gives Sora’s paintings their unsettling power, a brutal acknowledgment that creation coexists with destruction.
In May, the CAC debuts Breaking Water, a group exhibition bringing together new and recent work exploring the subject of water and themes of liquidity, feminism, and climate justice. https://www.contemporaryartscenter.org/experience/exhibitions/2022/05/breaking-water
"What You Shout Into The Woods Echos Back" Solo Show by Vian Sora. March 4 through April 2, 2022. Over the past twenty years, Sora’s work has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions in the Middle East, Europe,
Louisville painter Vian Sora’s process is all about adding and subtracting. She first applies spray paint, acrylic or pigments to her canvas and, then, uses materials including Velcro and glass to strip color away. https://wfpl.org/destruction-rebirth-louisville-painter-vian-sora-finds-inspiration-in-berlin/