Betsy Enzensberger sculpts works that create a visceral longing and remembrance of the most nostalgic delights from childhood. The artist uses the familiarity of those sweet treats to help us remember the simplicity, value and culture of desserts so often associated with positivity and joy..
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Exhibitions and Awards: Enzensberger was born and raised in New York. She graduated from Tulane University and is now a Los Angeles-based artist with a studio in Mar Vista. She has shown with galleries domestically in Los Angeles, Miami and New York, and internationally in Hong Kong, London, Stockholm, Hamburg and Byron Bay, Australia including Krause Gallery, the LA Art Show, Context Miami, Fabrik Projects, Beyond The Lines Gallery, San Diego Art Institute,
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The shiny exterior has a wet, melting quality. It plays with the desires of our inner child and instills intense longing. The colorful confections practically beg to be rescued and consumed. Resin is beautiful, sexy, mysterious yet it’s also toxic, messy, and extremely labor intensive