Nashville Arts Magazine

John Petrey featured in Nashville Arts Magazine

Liz, 2014, Black bottle caps, graffiti painted aluminum, vintage steel stand, 55” x 22” x 22”

Liz, 2014, Black bottle caps, graffiti painted aluminum, vintage steel stand, 55” x 22” x 22”

John Petrey's exhibition was highlighted in the May issue of Nashville Arts Magazine by Gracie Pratt. "Petrey’s sculptures provide insight into the fascinating capability of clothing to mask, to protect from, exposure to suffering, difficulty, or pain. While alluding to the soft, pliable materials such as fabric in his designs, the materials used are harsh, defensive, and strong. It is a paradox of what is expected contrasted with what actually is." Read the full article here.