Ears of corn in bright-colored condoms. Olives in a lipstick tube. These are among the unlikely objects that UNR MFA candidate Birdy McCray has seen in her dreams and brought to fruition in wall sculptures and digital installations.
LISTEN: Double Scoop Podcast Episode 35—Reno artist Birdy McCray
Birdy McCray’s work is part of Digitally Deciphered, Physically Ephemeral, a group show with Luke Rizzotto and David Delfin on view at Sierra Arts in downtown Reno through April 1, with a reception from 12-4 pm March 18.
Her thesis show, False Awakening, will be on view April 17-26 at UNR’s Student Galleries South in the Jot Travis Building. She’ll give a talk on dreams and art in the gallery at 5 pm on April 20.
You can see more of Birdy’s work on her website.