René Williams of Science Loves Art and 4th St Studios is a Laramie, Wyoming based artist who uses casting, firing, welding, torching and forming to create original mixed media, sculpture, jewelry, and artwork that will be on display and for sale at the 6th Biennial Touchstone Laramie Art Exhibition hosted by the Laramie Artists Project.
René is a sculpture and metalsmith artist. She merges unique materials and methods and has developed some unconventional techniques while exploring merging organic materials with glass, concrete, metal and other unlikely combinations. She has also spend many years studying architecture and design and spends much of her time designing and building homes. Currently René is the selected visual artist on the Wyoming Epscor/National Science Foundation 5 year Microbe grant and is creating microbe inspired art. René Williams Art and Science Loves Art will bring artists, scientists and the community together with events and workshops at 4th Street Studios, a working studio property that includes a barn and greenhouse in Laramie. Traveling art exhibits and statewide events are being organized with art galleries, community spaces and schools. René is creating some new, large-scale artwork inspired by her current Micro Project for the Touchstone 2018 exhibition. René’s architecturally inspired concrete sculptures, jewelry, paintings, glasswork and current projects are on display for purchase and viewing at her downtown studio, gallery and maker space, 4th Street Studios. René’s artwork has been exhibited in juried fine art shows and exhibitions in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Boulder, Colorado, Denver, Colorado, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Laramie, Wyoming and Austin, Texas.
You can see more of René's work at 4th Street Studios, 315 S 4th Street, in historic downtown Laramie, Wyoming.
This is René 2rd time exhibiting at Touchstone Laramie and her 3rd year as part of the Laramie Artists Project. This year she will exhibiting new sculptures and jewelry for the 6th Biennial Touchstone Laramie Art Exhibition on November 10th and 11th, 2018 at the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Laramie, Wyoming.