Digital, abstract works featured at Metro Center

'Teeth' by Kelly Chilton.“Chilton & Johnson,” which features digital illustrations by Kelly Chilton and abstract paintings by Melissa Johnson, recently opened at the SUNY Oswego Metro Center in downtown Syracuse and will have an artist reception Oct. 15.

At the reception, from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 15, Johnson will do a demonstration on abstract painting and Chilton will debut an interactive multimedia piece based on work seen in the exhibit. The exhibition is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served.

The artists describe the exhibition as “an explosion of color in a mix of fantasy worlds and formal discussions.”

Hours for the exhibition are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays. 

For more information about this exhibition, call the art department at 312-2113. For persons with disabilities needing assistance to visit the exhibition, call the Metro Center in advance at 399-4100.

The SUNY Oswego Metro Center, which is located at Syracuse’s Clinton Square, offers credit and non-credit programs. For information on the Metro Center and its programs, visit

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PHOTO CAPTION: Showing ‘Teeth’ and more—“Teeth” by Kelly Chilton is one of many pieces in “Chilton & Johnson,” an exhibition at the Metro Center showcasing Chilton’s digital illustrations and Johnson’s abstract paintings.

(Posted: Oct 07, 2009)