"Our culture has become challenged by social media when it comes to communication. This piece interprets the beauty of connections we make when we converse and when we step away from media to actually have a conversation.”
Jo Ellen Burke is a teacher, artist, and community activist. She has created sculptures for various areas within Eau Claire and expanded her media to welding with this piece. She is the owner of 200 Main Gallery and rotates visiting artists on a bimonthly basis – sculpture, ceramics, painting, and jewelry.